“A sharp increase in demand and tightening grain stockpiles mean the January USDA reports were supportive for corn prices,” Luke Mathews, a strategist at Commonwealth Bank of Australia, said in the article.

As of Jan. 1, around 55% of the nine-state Midwest region – the area where most of the country’s crop is grown – saw moderate to exceptional drought, compared to 13% year-over-year. Analysts estimated that only 89.6% of the crop that was planted could be harvested.

  • Powershares DB Agriculture Fund (NYSEArca: DBA): corn is 11.8%, wheat is 5.6% and soybeans is 12.3%
  • iPath Grains ETN (NYSEArca: JJG)
  • Teucrium Corn Fund (NYSEArca: CORN)
  • Teucrium Wheat Fund (NYSEArca: WEAT)
  • Teucrium Soybean Fund (NYSEArca: SOYB)
  • Teucrium Agricultural Fund (NYSEArca: TAGS): TAGS is an ETF-of-ETFs, which holds other Teucrium agriculture ETFs, including CORN 25%, WEAT 25% and SOYB 25%.

Teucrium Corn Fund

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Max Chen contributed to this article.