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Nov 17, 2020

Harvest Wraps Up

Harvest for corn and beans is coming to a close with few problems

Nov 16, 2020

Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report for November 16, 2020

Droughts continue in the northeast and corn belt

Nov 16, 2020

Mycotoxin Trends During Harvest 2020

Let's discuss harvest 2020 and the mycotoxin trends that are occurring this fall with Romer Labs' Christy Swoboda

Nov 16, 2020

Weekly Export Sales Firm

Grain sales have slowed from the rapid rate seen in the first two months of the marketing year

Nov 13, 2020

Argentine Crop Update

Drought since middle of this year has caused major losses in wheat acreage in Argentina

Nov 12, 2020

EU to Impose Tariffs on $4 Billion in U.S. Goods

Agricultural goods most impacted are alcohol, tobacco and cotton

Nov 12, 2020

Argentine Port Workers Continue Strike

Loading of five cargo ships in three different grain ports in Argentina has been stalled for days

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Nov 11, 2020

USDA Surprises Send Markets Higher

Given current pace of exports, USDA may need to adjust those projections higher in the future

Nov 11, 2020

November WASDE Brings New Optimism

Record corn exports, smaller crops help to tighten supplies and lift prices

Nov 10, 2020

Corn and Bean Harvest Wrapping Up

Corn harvest pushed ahead to 91% complete, remains above average of 80%

Nov 9, 2020

Mycotoxin Minute – Aflatoxin in Corn Gluten Meal

How well are CGM producers doing at keeping aflatoxin levels low? We compare numbers from 2019 and 2020

Nov 9, 2020

Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report for November 9, 2020

Cold wave moves across U.S. as harvest races toward the finish line

Nov 9, 2020

USDA Baseline Projections

Acreage shift to beans and more wheat acres are worth noting

Nov 9, 2020

First Glimpse at 2021 Acreage and Yields

Soybean acreage projected to increase 7%

Nov 6, 2020

Weekly Export Sales Remain Elevated

Export demand remains the main factor supporting grain prices

Nov 5, 2020

China Attaché Sees Lower Soy Demand

Decrease in imports was due to massive imports of Brazilian soybeans late in 2019/20 marketing year

Nov 4, 2020

Mycotoxin Minute – What Is Zearalenone?

What exactly is zearalenone? A not-so-simple answer to a simple question

Nov 4, 2020

Ag Markets Firmer Post Election Day

Solid USDA oilseeds, grain crushing; analysts trim U.S. crop forecasts

Nov 3, 2020

U.S. Harvest Nears Completion

Harvest progress slowed in parts of country affected by rainfall from Hurricane Zeta

Nov 2, 2020

Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report for November 2, 2020

New mycotoxin report; northern region experiences cold weather; precipitation slows field work

Nov 2, 2020

Grain Prices Lower Heading into Election

China imports U.S. ethanol; IGC reduces global grain forecast

Oct 30, 2020

Export Demand Steadies Grain Markets

Total bean sales of 1,726 million bushels continue to be record high

Oct 29, 2020

China Could Be Looking to Import More Corn

Rumors that China may increase corn TRQs incite optimism about expanded U.S corn imports

Oct 29, 2020

Ethanol Production Rebounds

Production was still 6.3% below same week last year

Oct 28, 2020

Profit Taking Ahead of Election

Contested U.S. Presidential election next Tuesday may increase volatility in markets

Oct 28, 2020

Top Five Global Food Industry Trends that Will Shape 2021

ADM releases consumer trends that will transform food and beverage sector in the new year

Oct 27, 2020

Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report for October 26, 2020

61% of corn is in good-to-excellent condition

Oct 27, 2020

U.S. Crop Progress

Corn harvest came in at 72% complete, up from the average at 56%

Oct 26, 2020

China Soy Imports Higher

China’s feed demand continues to be elevated on further expansion of livestock numbers

Oct 23, 2020

Big Corn & Bean Sales

Grain markets will continue to be supported by increased export sales activity

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Magazine

Marketwatch: Jan, 27

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 6.0509
high: 6.1392
low: 6.0271
close: 6.1307

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 13.6827
high: 13.9874
low: 13.6618
close: 13.954

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 8.0183
high: 8.0333
low: 7.8538
close: 7.9653

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 7.6378
high: 7.6553
low: 7.4777
close: 7.5549