Publicly Traded Agricultural Stocks

Agricultural Stocks

Here is a little info on each of the (( Publicly Traded Agricultural Stocks ))within this category to help you find trade setups or potential investments in areas that interest you. A full list of publicly traded agricultural stocks can be found by scrolling down or you can access a list of the companies in each group by the industry links on this page.

Agribusiness: The companies in this section are involved in a wide-range of agricultural activities. Examples of their activities include raising cattle, land development and growing a variety of food, feed and fuel crops. Examples of companies in this section include:

Adecoagro S.A. (AGRO)

Alico, Inc. (ALCO)

Agricultural Chemicals: These companies have been separated into two sections: large-cap and mid and small-cap agricultural chemical companies. Agricultural chemicals play a critical role in helping farmers and growers increase their crop yields and most of these companies produce one or more of the three main fertilizers: nitrogen, phosphate and potash. Examples of some of the larger companies in this section include:

Agrium Inc. (AGU)  

Monsanto Company (MON)  

Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) 

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (POT)  

Syngenta AG (SYT)  

Agriculture Farm and Ranch Stores: The retail stores in this category all have different business models. The most recognized company likely is Tractor Supply Company who has retail stores in nearly every state.

Tractor Supply Company (TSCO)

Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers: These companies manufacture a wide variety of agricultural equipment and the related parts. Examples of agricultural equipment include backhoes, combine harvesters, grain storage systems, hay and forage equipment, manure spreaders, post hole diggers, seeding and tillage equipment, tillage equipment and tractors. Examples of companies in this section include:

Deere & Company (DE)

Farmland Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs): These companies acquire farmland and then rent that farmland to farmers. The companies in this category are currently small-cap companies.

Plant Biotech and Seeds: Companies attempting to increase crop productivity, improve the quality of food and improve cultivation through seed technologies. Most of the companies in this category are small-cap companies.

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Agribusiness

Agricultural Chemicals (Large Cap)

Agricultural Chemicals (Mid and Small-Cap)

Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers  

Agricultural Stores

Farmland REITs

Plant Biotech and Seed Companies

Agricultural IPOs

Agriculture IPOs

Arcadia Biosciences, Inc. (RKDA) (Develops genetically modified food crops)

American Farmland Company (AFCO) (Invests in farmland throughout the United States)

Agricultural ETFs

Global Agricultural ETFs

Global X Fertilizers/Potash ETF (SOIL)

IQ Global Agribusiness Small Cap ETF (CROP) (Small-sized companies; Weighted towards crop production and farming)

iShares MSCI Global Agriculture Producers ETF (VEGI) (Weighted towards companies from the United States)

Market Vectors Agribusiness ETF (MOO) (Weighted towards companies from the United States)

PowerShares Global Agriculture Portfolio (PAGG) (Weighted towards companies from the United States)

List of Publicly Traded Agricultural Stocks

Agribusiness

Adecoagro S.A. (AGRO) (Farmland and Industrial)

Alexander & Baldwin Holdings, Inc. (ALEX) (Hawaii – Real Estate, Coffee, Sugar)

Alico, Inc. (ALCO) (Citrus and Cattle)

Brasilagro Cia Brasileira De Propriedades Agricolas (LND) (Brazil –Rural Agricultural Land Development)

Bunge Limited (BG) (Bioenergy, Ingredients, Fertilizer, Sugar and Agribusiness Network Facilities)

Calavo Growers, Inc. (CVGW) (Avocados)

Cosan Limited (CZZ) (Brazil – Agricultural Land and Sugar)

Cresud S.A (CRESY) (Argentina – Cattle, Corn, Milk, Soybean Wheat and Real Estate Development)

Fresh Del Monte Produce, Inc. (FDP) (Vertically Integrated Producer and Distributor of Fresh and Fresh-Cut Fruits and Vegetables)

Limoneira Co. (LMNR) (Lemons and Avocados)

Tejon Ranch Co. (TRC) (270,000 Acres of Land in California; Real Estate Development; Almond, pistachio, walnut and wine grape)

Agricultural Services

Agria Corporation (GRO) (China – Seed Development, Retail Stores and Agricultural Services)

The Andersons, Inc. (ANDE) (Grain Services, Plant Nutrients, Ethanol)

Agricultural Stores

Agria Corporation (GRO) (China – Seed Development, Retail Stores and Agricultural Services)

Titan Machinery Inc. (TITN) (Agricultural and Construction Equipment Stores)

Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) (Farm and Ranch Stores)

Agricultural Chemical Companies (Large-Cap)

Agrium Inc. (AGU) (Canada – Potash, Nitrogen and Phosphate)

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) (Nitrogen)

Israel Chemicals (ICL) (Israel – Potash and Phosphates)

Monsanto Company (MON) (Seeds and Traits; Crop Protection)

Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) (Potash and Phosphate)

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (POT) (Canada – Potash, Nitrogen and Phosphate)

Syngenta AG (SYT) (Switzerland – Herbicides, Insecticides and Fungicides)

Agricultural Chemicals (Mid and Small-Cap)

American Vanguard Corporation (AVD)

China Green Agriculture, Inc. (CGA) (China – Fertilizers and Agricultural Products)

Compass Minerals International, Inc. (CMP) (Specialty Fertilizers and Highway Deicing Salt)

CVR Partners, L.P. (UAN) (Nitrogen Fertilizers)

Intrepid Potash, Inc. (IPI) (Potash)

Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. (MBII) (Pest Management)

Rentech Nitrogen Partners, L.P. (RNF) (Nitrogen Fertilizers)

Rentech, Inc. (RTK) (Nitrogen Fertilizers and Wood Fibres)

Terra Nitrogen Company, L.P. (TNH) (Nitrogen Fertilizers)

Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers

AGCO Corporation (AGCO)

Alamo Group, Inc. (ALG) (Agricultural and Maintenance Equipment)

Art’s-Way Manufacturing Co., Inc. (ARTW)

CNH Industrial N.V. (CNHI) (Italian Company –Agricultural, Construction, Commercial Vehicles and Specialty Vehicles)

Deere & Company (DE) (Agricultural, Construction, Forestry and Turf equipment)

Lindsay Corporation (LNN) (Diversified Company – Irrigation Equipment and Services)

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated (RBA) (Equipment Auctioneer)

Farmland REITs

Farmland Partners Inc. (FPI)

Gladstone Land Corporation (LAND)

Plant Biotech and Seed Companies

Agria Corporation (GRO) (China – Seed Development, Retail Stores and Agricultural Services)

Ceres, Inc. (CERE) (Agricultural Biotechnology)

Evogene Ltd. (EVGN) (Plant Genomics)

Origin Agritech Limited (SEED)

S&W Seed Company (SANW) (Alfalfa Seeds and Stevia)

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