Why Invest in Agriculture ETFs - Can Investments Grow in Bad Weather?

The price of corn has been rising due to supply concerns as poor weather has prevented farmers from planting on schedule.
There has been increased interest in the Teucrium CORN fund over the past few months as advisors and investors are seeking information on this often-overlooked segment of the market. This webinar will cover some of the more frequent questions such as:

  • How can investors gain access to the price moves of agricultural commodities like corn?
  • What is the outlook for agricultural commodities moving forward?
  • Why consider agricultural commodities in a diversified portfolio?

July 30, 2019
11am PST | 2pm EST
1 CE Credit
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In answering these questions, the presentation will provide a basic understanding of the many uses for agricultural commodities. We will discuss the fundamental supply and demand dynamics underlying the markets, provide an update on market conditions and look at the longer-term relationships between commodity prices and equities. Covered in the Webinar:

  • Pervasiveness of agricultural commodities in the global economy
  • Supply and demand – the fundamental components of the agricultural markets Rain, Pain, and grain – What are the current factors affecting the agricultural markets?
  • Portfolio considerations – Low correlations to equities, allocating to agricultural commodities may help improve a portfolio’s risk adjusted return.

Not accepted for one hour of CFP/CIMA CE credit for live and on-demand attendees

CFA Institute members are encouraged to self-document their continuing professional development activities in their online CE tracker.


Sal Gilbertie

President, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Investment Officer and Founder

Jake Hanley

Marketing Director

Grant Engelbart

Director of Research & Senior Portfolio Manager
CLS Investments

Tom Lydon

ETF Trends


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For financial professional or institutional consultant use only. Not for general public use.

Risks and Disclosure

Investing in a Fund subjects an investor to the risks of the applicable commodity market, which investment could result in substantial fluctuations in the price of Fund shares. Unlike mutual funds, the Funds generally will not distribute dividends to shareholders. The Sponsor has limited experience operating commodity pools; a commodity pool is defined as an enterprise in which several individuals contribute funds in order to trade futures or futures options collectively. Investors may choose to use a Fund as a vehicle to hedge against the risk of loss and there are risks involved in hedging activities.

This material is not an offer or solicitation of any kind to buy or sell any securities outside of the United States of America.

Commodities and futures generally are volatile and are not suitable for all investors. The Funds are not mutual funds or any other type of investment company within the meaning of the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended, and are not subject to regulation thereunder.

For a complete description of the risks associated with the Funds, please refer to the applicable prospectus. Shares of the Funds are not FDIC insured may lose value and have no bank guarantee. Foreside Fund Services, LLC is the distributor for the Teucrium Funds.

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