Weekly Cash Comments

September 04, 2015 | Grain Hedge Insights | Cody Bills

Soy basis continued to plunge lower this week as old-crop premium levels eroded closer to new-crop delivery levels. For the week, US average soybean basis fell 17 cents a bushel, while corn managed a positive 2-cent gain. 

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Grains Mixed Headed Into a Long Weekend

September 04, 2015 | Grain Hedge Insights | Cody Bills

In the overnight session the grains traded a bit higher with corn up 1/2 a cent, soybeans up 3 cents and wheat up 2 1/2 cents this morning. The outside markets are weaker with the mini Dow down 1.14 percent and the e-mini S&P down 1 percent. The U.S. dollar is trading mostly unchanged at the moment. This morning it was announced that job growth increase was less than expected last month as non-farm payrolls increased 173,000 in August, down from 245,000 in July. Unemployment fell to 5.1...

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Midwest Construction Boom

Midwest Construction Boom

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With harvest yields continuing to increase and demand for animal protein continuing to rise, the need for storage and production has never been greater. In the Midwest, it can be hard keeping track of what is being built, so Feed & Grain has compiled a list of ongoing or recently completed construction projects with in-depth looks at five of them.

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