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Acreage Contract, non-GMO Soybean Premium Program

We're actively seeking growers in your area

As a grower within 200 miles of Gibson City, IL we would like to connect you to a new competitive acreage contract program in your area. Benson Hill, a business focused on delivering superior seeds including the eMerge Genetics portfolio of non-GMO soybean varieties, is looking for growers willing to plant their high oleic non-GMO soybeans for the 2020/21 growing season. 
 
Mercaris is working with Benson Hill to identify interested growers and are seeking growers with the ability to grow 150 acres or more of non-GMO eMerge soybeans for the upcoming growing season.

Interested growers must meet the following criteria:

  • Located within 200 miles of Gibson City, IL
  • A minimum of 150 acres available to be contracted for non-GMO soybeans in 2021
  • On-farm storage capacity

Contract highlights:

  • Full production, Act of God, acreage contract 
  • Non-GMO – eMerge variety-specific (maturity zones 1.2 – 4.8) 
  • Buyer’s call (No harvest, elevator movement) 
  • +$2.00 over Jan ’22 CBOT, delivered 
  • On-farm storage premium beginning Jan ’22 at $0.06 per bushel per month

Grower Testimonials

 

"We participated in this premium program last season, and have opted into the program again this year, with more acres committed." - Grower, IN

 
 

"Soybean farmers are always looking for options to enhance competitiveness and profitability. We must continue looking down every row and across every acre for ways to optimize returns during these challenging economic times." - Grower, IL

    If you are interested in this opportunity and you meet the stated criteria, please fill out the below form.

    If you are eligible, Mercaris will respond within 24 hours to provide additional information.


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