August 19, 2014 | Grain Hedge Insights | Cody Bills | Views: 370

Mixed Trade on Day 2 of Crop Tour

Grains traded mixed on day 2 of the Pro Farmer crop tour. Today we discuss early findings and what to expect on day 3 and 4 when scouts enter Iowa.

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Conditions Improve for Soybeans

August 04, 2015 | Grain Hedge Insights | Cody Bills

In the overnight session the grains traded higher with corn up 3 1/4 cents, soybeans up 10 1/2 cents and wheat up 3 3/4 cents. The U.S. dollar is down .20 percent this morning with crude oil up 88 cents. Corn and soybeans seemed to find some buying support during yesterday’s session with...

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Soybean Prices Dip Again

August 03, 2015 | Grain Hedge Insights | Cody Bills

In the overnight session the grains traded lower with corn down 5 1/4 cents, soybeans down 8 3/4 cents and wheat down 5 1/4 cents. The U.S. dollar is trading .21 percent higher and crude oil is down nearly a dollar on news that China’s factory activity contracted the most in two years.

 

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Weekly Cash Comments

July 31, 2015 | Grain Hedge Insights | Cody Bills

Cash grain basis was mixed this week with corn basis up 2 cents a bushel, while soybean basis was off 2 cents a bushel.

 

In corn, basis levels were mostly firmer in Iowa and Nebraska as ethanol plants have bid higher in an interest to get more farmer grain after the recent sell off. In...

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