FarmTrade.com provides a service where buyers and sellers come together
to trade agricultural inputs such as chemicals, animal health and equipment parts. Buyers
have access to more sellers and vice versa. We believe our site offers clear advantages to
you, either as a buyer or seller, over any previously available options.
As a member, you participate with other members in a broad market forum, which allows you
to find the best deals possible. Transactions are completed securely and automatically via
pre-arranged banking and freight services. All costs, including commissions and actual
transportation costs, are built into the purchasing processes so that as a buyer, you know
exactly what you are agreeing to before you commit. Once a sale has been made, a sequence of
secure banking and transportation transactions is triggered. This fulfillment process
includes e-mail notifications to the buyer and seller at critical steps.
Members listing product for sale can customize each offering along several
dimensions such as:
- Pricing format: Auction or fixed price
- Anonymity: Anonymous or identified seller
- Geography: Choose to sell to or not to sell to specific geographies
- Freight: Free delivery or buyer paid delivery
- Channel: Sell to distributors/dealers only or all the way to growers
FarmTrade.com never takes possession of any product. We merely facilitate the
All regulatory requirements inherent when dealing with chemicals have been effectively
managed in the process through member registration requirements, user agreements and
information flows to regulatory agencies on an as-needed basis.
FarmTrade.com receives a fee on completed transactions based on total