FAQ 2018-01-25T14:23:45+00:00

Frequently Asked Questions

If you have any questions about Grain PhD that are not answered here, give us a call at 1-844-GRAIN-01. You can also ask us questions here.

What is Grain PhD? 2018-01-24T22:31:23+00:00

Grain PhD is a new initiative launched by the Hefty Brothers.  It is a one-stop shop of resources designed to help you be more successful at marketing your grain.

What does Grain PhD do? 2018-01-24T22:38:06+00:00

Grain PhD provides you with:

Educational materials – extensive educational materials on grain marketing and price risk management are available for your use.

Market Information – insightful market information from some of the top analysts in the country.

Risk Management consultation – free customized price risk management analysis and consultation for your operation provided by a Grain PhD Risk Management expert.

Farm Management software – free, user-friendly GrainBridge software helps you manage your cost of production and forecast what-if profitability scenarios.

How do I get started? 2018-01-24T22:31:50+00:00

The simplest way to get started is to visit www.GrainPhD.com and sign up.  You can immediately access our educational materials, market information, free quotes and charts and our “Ask an Expert” service.

I signed up for Grain PhD, now what? 2018-01-26T15:26:46+00:00

Once you sign up, you will receive an informational email from Grain PhD. If you chose to receive GrainBridge, you will also receive an email from GrainBridge with your login information within a week. Your personal Grain PhD risk management expert will contact you soon to help you set up your GrainBridge account, answer all of your questions and give you a free grain marketing and risk management consultation for your farm. During certain times of the year, we are busier than normal, so if you’d like to skip the line and get started today, give us a call at 1-844-GRAIN-01.


What is the cost? 2018-01-24T22:28:19+00:00

There is no cost to subscribe to Grain PhD and use our educational resources, market information, farm management software, risk management consultation services, quotes and charts and “Ask an Expert” service.  If you choose to open a trading account and employ Risk Management strategies that involve futures and options you will incur reasonable commission rates.

What do you want from me? 2018-01-24T22:32:03+00:00

We want you to reach out to us with your questions.  Whether you are wondering about using the GrainBridge software, what is happening in the markets, or have questions about risk management strategies – we are here to help.