Barchart and EFC Systems Announce Integration Partnership for Digital Agriculture

Note: This post was originally published on November 15, 2022 before EFC Systems became Ever.Ag. Learn More.

CHICAGO, IL – November 15, 2022Barchart, a commodity data and technology leader trusted by over 600 agribusinesses representing over 2,000 grain facilities, and EFC Systems, a leading provider of ERP accounting and digital agronomy solutions for ag retailer/service providers, have announced a new partnership.

Under the first phase of this partnership, real-time grain accounting information from EFC Systems’ Merchant Ag platform will be available within Barchart’s award-winning AgTech platform, Marketplace Apps. Data from Merchant Ag will flow between Barchart’s producer-facing mobile apps built for agribusinesses and grain merchandising workflows built into cmdtyView, Barchart’s leading trading and analytics platform for commodities.

The powerful integration of EFC Systems’ Merchant Ag platform into Barchart’s digital tools allows agribusinesses to engage more effectively with their growers. In addition, the optimized integration streamlines grain trading workflows for agribusinesses and provides them with increased operational efficiency.

“Simplifying the technology stack used in ag retail saves time and improves accuracy for ag retailer. Partnerships like this are the center of data interoperability, which drives a more efficient and intelligent supply chain.”
Ernie Chappell

President and Founder, EFC Systems

“We are excited to partner with EFC Systems to provide additional options and enhanced services to our customers, and this partnership with EFC Systems enables us to further deliver on this goal,” said Barchart CEO Mark Haraburda. “Barchart and EFC Systems are customer-focused, both with the mission to provide the best digital solutions to their agribusiness clients. We are excited to continue growing this partnership in the future.”

Phase two of the partnership will feature the integration of Barchart’s offer and hedge management workflows into EFC Systems’ Merchant Ag and FieldAlytics solutions. This integration will allow users to digitize their offer book and streamline their risk management, contracting, and hedging workflows.