Total Number of Recommendations (Corn)
  Cash Cash Short Short Long Hedge Long Long Short Total
Advisory Program Spot Forward Futures Call Put to Arrive Futures Call Put Recommendations
AgLine 3 5 1 9
AgResource 3 2 1 3 1 1 11
AgReview 1 3 1 1 1 2 1 1 11
AgriEdge Hedging Strategy 5 4 2 1 1 13
AgriEdge Strictly Cash 4 3 1 8
   
Agrimark 5 3 1 2 4 15
Agri Visor Basic Hedge 1 3 2 2 3 11
Agri Visor Aggressive Hedge 3 4 1 2 10
Agri Visor Basic Cash 5 4 9
Agri Visor Aggressive Cash 3 4 3 10
   
Allendale 1 10 11
Brock Hedging Strategy 7 11 1 1 1 21
Brock Cash Only 8 8
Freese Notis 4 10 14
Grain Field 3 8 5 1 5 1 23
   
Harris Weather 2 1 1 4
Hjort Ag Profit 2 3 1 6
North American Ag 1 3 1 2 7
ProFarmer Hedging Strategy 1 4 2 1 8
ProFarmer Strictly Cash 3 2 5
   
Prosperous Farmer 3 9 1 3 4 20
Stewart Peterson Advisory 5 12 4 1 1 23
Stewart Peterson Strictly Cash 4 13 17
Top Farmer Intelligence 5 11 2 18
Zwicker 1 3 6 1 2 13
                     
Number of Recommendations 68 104 62 4 12 15 17 16 7 305
Average Number of Recommendations/Program 2.7 4.2 2.5 0.2 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.3 12.2
                     
Table 1. Total Number of Recommendations per Marketing Tool by Advisory Program, Corn, 1995