Frost/Freeze Threat Looms Ahead
Cody and Logan discuss the impact of the frost/freeze threat as well as what will happen in the last few days on the September contract.
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USDA Report Pushes Grains Lower
Today's USDA report pushed new crop prices lower for corn and soybeans. We discuss the numbers and where this market could be heading as we enter harvest. Tune in for the full report!
Mixed Trade Coming Into USDA Report
Grains traded mixed one day before the September supply and demand report. Today we discuss ethanol production and trade expectations for the USDA report.
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Grains Break Support Into USDA Report
Soybeans broke technical support of $10.00 in today's trade action. We discuss the technical environment and expectations for Thursday's USDA report.
Markets Resume Trend Lower
The markets resumed the trend of selling on Monday as traders eye the Thursday WASDE report. Watch Cody and Logan breakdown weather, crop conditions and export inspections in today's show.
More Precipitation Expected Mid-Week
More precipitation is expected across much of the grain belt this week with
Grains gave back most of Friday’s gains in the overnight session. Currently corn is down 6, soybeans off 8 and Chicago wheat is down 7 cents. Technical support on December corn sits at 3.46 ¾ while looking at the soybean daily chart, support would not be expected until 10.02.
Russian what prices have rose for the last two weeks following record exports during the month of august. Strong domestic demand and a weakening Russian Rouble have also contributed to prices strengthening. This will be a supportive story moving forward if Russian domestic prices can find a bottom. The U.S. market has been pressured throughout harvest by the price and demand for Black Sea wheat.
By mid-week, some heavy precipitation of about 1-2 inches should develop primarily over Iowa, Southern Minnesota and Wisconsin. Other Midwest states like Michigan, Indiana, Illinois and Missouri should also receive some rain although to a lesser degree expecting between .25-1 inches of rain. The risk of frost damage is still very low this week although the best chance for a frost will be Saturday morning.
Informa Economics released its latest expectations of the USDA crop report forecast last Friday. Their corn expectations are for a yield of 170.3 bushels per acre which compares to their August estimate of 168. Informa’s soybean yield estimate was for 46.1 bushels per acre compared to 44.5 bushels per acre estimated in August.
Grains Bounce Back
Today we discuss the rebound in grain prices and what next week might bring. Interesting moves in the cash market were observed as harvest begins in the south. Tune in for the full report!
Grains See Follow Through Selling
Cody and Logan discuss what was driving the markets lower for the second day in a row and give some longer term price levels that will be important to watch moving forward.
Markets Break Through Support
Tune in to Logan and Cody as they highlight the crop progress report and break down why the market traded lower in today's session.
Crops Rally But Will They Hold?
Big Export Sales Hit Soybean Market
Corn and wheat futures are unchanged while soybeans are trading 3 cents higher coming out of the overnight session.
This morning’s export sales report showed continued strong demand for U.S. soybeans. The USDA reported 2,166,800 tonnes sold for the current marketing year, with China...[Read More]
Volatile Day in Chicago
Corn and Soybeans had a volatile day in Chicago on a Wednesday. Early in the trade session strength was observed across the sector but turned south at mid session and closed near lows.[Read More]
Grains Continue Higher in the Overnight
EXPORTERS SELL 419,000 TONNES U.S. SOYBEANS TO CHINA AND 113,000 T SOYBEANS TO UNKNOWN, ALL FOR 2014/15.
Soybeans surged another 12 cents higher in the overnight on very light news. A close above 972 ½ on the November 14 contract would be a strong technical signal that October’s price...[Read More]
Soybeans Surge Higher on Chinese Demand Prospects
Dryness Concerns in Brazil
In the overnight session corn was unchanged, soybeans traded 5 1/4 cents higher and wheat improved 2 1/2 cents.
Brazil’s key growing state of Mato Grasso is seeing dryer than normal planting conditions as Brazilian producers ramp up planting. Over the last thirty days the majority of...[Read More]