New and improved online market and weather information available exclusively to Farm Bureau members at no charge.   Accessible through the Iowa Farm Bureau website, members can access lots of information on futures markets, charts, market news, weather forecasts and more.

As farmers, we know that having access to market information and intelligence is a critical factor in your ability to make informed decisions on your farming operation. You deal with the strain of unpredictable markets every day and keeping up-to-date on all of this information can be challenging.

We’ve upgraded our online markets and weather resources, now offering Farm Bureau members exclusive access to more robust, comprehensive ag market data with the capability to customize charts, along with news and commentary, from Barchart, at NO charge to you.

This brief video (please click here) shows how to access the new webpages and gives a preview of the vast amount of information available.   Once you access the information, the steps can be simplified by bookmarking or adding the markets/weather page in your browser. 

Members can program in a personalized Watchlist page with the futures markets' contracts that they want to watch.  The weather section allows members to use their zip code to get local forecasts and current weather information.

Accurate and timely marketing information is vital to your farm operation.  Start getting up-to-the minute reports on markets, crops and weather in your area today by taking advantage of this ‘newly’ upgraded FREE service, only available to members.

 To get started, simply click here. []