Basis Trading E-Library


Training at your fingertips...

The WCC Basis Trading E-Library is an on-line resource filled with a wide array of basis trading and grain merchandising expertise!  Containing a multitude of educational programs, tools and shared experiences of merchants from around the country, it is yet another valuable resource our customers utilize to "go deep" and build a strong team of merchanandisers, grain originators and supporting staff within the organization.

Within the virtual walls of our Library you will find ...

  • A huge resource for training people at the elevator in all aspects of grain merchandising ... from the fundamentals of the basis to the finer points of merchandising. Buying grain, selling grain, spread management, financing, accounting ... there is something for everyone.
  • An in-depth section devoted to farm marketing for the purpose of training and preparing people at the elevator to provide meaningful marketing information to the producer ... included is a wide array of tools to aid in the marketing conversation.
  • Training targeted to supporting staff that addresses the daily routines and processes of merchandising ... including a section with many useful worksheets and downloadable spreadsheets that help to simplify the daily routines.

Only WCC participants receive full access to this library -- but you can view a couple samples below.