Asset Classes


Parent Asset Class

Agricultural commodities are one of the oldest asset classes that are proven to weather economic uncertainty. These include staple crops and animals produced or raised on farms or plantations. Compared to other classes, farmland and timberland have upheld their reputation for generating high returns and are subject to lower risks.

  • often traded throughout the world

Agricultural Commodity Pricing Drivers

  • Good / Bad weather can lead to strong or week crops
  • Tariffs

Common Agricultural Commodities

  • Soybeans