AgriCharts Launches GrainProfessional
Publication for Grain Merchandisers
March 31, 2010 09:03 AM Eastern Daylight Time
CHICAGO--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--AgriCharts, the agricultural division of Barchart.com, Inc., which
provides market data, website hosting and technology solutions to agribusinesses, today announced the launch of
GrainProfessional, a monthly print publication for grain merchandisers, procurement managers and other buyers of
grain. GrainProfessional features topics that are important to grain buyers, hedgers and basis traders.
GrainProfessional has assembled an industry leading group of contributors and will feature articles on grain market
analysis, weather’s impact on agriculture, market research and merchandising strategy, as well as interviews with
“AgriCharts is dedicated to providing valuable services and content to the agricultural industry and the launch of
GrainProfessional demonstrates our commitment,” said Eero Pikat, President of Barchart and Publisher of
GrainProfessional. “By combining topics that are the most significant to grain merchandisers, we have developed a
unique publication for this influential group of professionals who facilitate price discovery and provide liquidity to
cash and derivative grain markets,” added Pikat.
GrainProfessional also features a cover story and key summary market data from Barchart. Also, in addition to staff
writers and editors, GrainProfessional contributors include Garrett Toay of AgTraderTalk, Craig Solberg of Freese-
Notis Weather, Alan Brugler of Brugler Marketing & Management, and Eugene Kunda, Ph.D. from the Office for
Futures and Options Research at University of Illinois. In addition to the print publication, GrainProfessional will
feature an online perspective through weekly live educational webinars covering topics included in the monthly
publication, as well as others, presented by professionals from throughout the industry.
“GrainProfessional features an impressive line-up of c