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Oct 22, 2020

Australia Crops Increase

Australia’s wheat production and exports are expected to nearly double from last year

Oct 21, 2020

How to Stay in Regulatory Compliance

EMSL Analytical provides combustible dust testing services and air monitoring instruments

Oct 21, 2020

Brazil Temporarily Suspends Import Tariffs

Prospects of U.S. exports to Brazil are slim due to regulatory and logistical challenges as well as price spreads

Oct 20, 2020

2021 Acres Projected Higher

Planted area is expected to increase across the board as prevent plant and some set aside acres come back into production

Oct 19, 2020

Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report for October 19, 2020

Corn harvest ahead of average; 94% of corn is mature; drought continues to intensify in west and High Plains

Oct 19, 2020

Soy Export Sales Remain Large

Total soybean commitments are record large this marketing year at 1.6B bushels

Oct 16, 2020

Ethanol Production Higher

Although production rates are showing signs of seasonal increase, recovery has slowed due to weak gasoline demand

Oct 15, 2020

Lower World Veg Oil Values Weigh on Soy Complex

Crush is expected down 2.6% from the 165.1 million bushels in August

Oct 14, 2020

Markets Mixed As Harvest Gains Momentum

Farmers continue to harvest beans over corn, due to stronger demand pull

Oct 13, 2020

China Soy Imports Up In September

China’s soy demand due to increased livestock numbers and government restocking is likely to continue

Oct 12, 2020

Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report for October 12, 2020

New mycotoxin report in corn, drought and wildfires in the West, and corn harvest ahead of average

Oct 12, 2020

Markets Trade Mixed Overnight after Friday’s Reports

Reports were overall supportive for U.S. corn and soybean prices with wheat along for the ride

Oct 12, 2020

USDA Grain Stocks & WASDE Shock Markets

With harvest underway, farmers and analysts will keep their eyes on any potential yield changes that would impact supply

Oct 9, 2020

Strong Export Sales Ahead of USDA Report Today

Attache Feed Grain Report for China shows feed demand strong, U.S. benefitting

Oct 8, 2020

Ukraine Grain Harvest Down

USDA will update its Ukraine production forecast in the upcoming report

Oct 7, 2020

Grain Prices Higher After Reports of China Buying Interest

Overall, tightening stocks situation is expected to continue to be supportive to prices

Oct 6, 2020

Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report for October 5, 2020

Corn development is highly variable in some fields

Oct 6, 2020

Crop Progress Shows Active Harvest

Dry conditions in western Corn Belt and Northern Plains have led to a very fast harvest in the region

Oct 5, 2020

Ag Markets Firm as Wheat Makes New Highs

Brazil dry, but forecast improves

Oct 2, 2020

Markets Sell Off Following Trump’s COVID Infection

Soybean export sales, for the week ended September 20, at 95.2 million bushels were again above the range of expectations

Oct 1, 2020

Ag Markets Surprised by Stocks Report

Tightening stocks should continue to support higher prices into next year

Sep 30, 2020

Facility Expansion Boosted by Self-Cleaning Conveyor

C&M Seeds’ primary processing and storage facility in Palmerston, ON, uses Luxme product to meet expansion needs

Sep 30, 2020

Markets Mixed Ahead of USDA Quarterly Stocks Report

Trade is expecting a narrowly mixed bag of production changes in today’s report

Sep 29, 2020

Crop Conditions Stable

Corn harvest lagged slightly as producers focused on soybeans

Sep 28, 2020

Monday Mycotoxin & Crop Report for September 28, 2020

Small grains harvest nears completion; drought conditions continue; corn harvest picks up in many states

Sep 28, 2020

Quarterly Grain Stocks Expectations

USDA will release its September 1 Quarterly Grain Stocks report at 11 a.m. CT on Wednesday

Sep 25, 2020

Early Season New-Crop Sales Continue to Impress

Sales of soybeans, corn, sorghum and cotton to China continue to turn heads

Sep 25, 2020

Markets Mostly Steady Going Into Open Harvest Weekend

International Grains Council forecast world grains stocks to be at a 3-year high

Sep 24, 2020

NFSP Will Strengthen Nation’s Competitiveness

Freight network in St. Louis region annually carries 210M tons of inbound and outbound freight with a value of $6 billion

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Sep 24, 2020

Argentine Ag Production Projected Lower

Dry weather in Argentina is a concern now for wheat crop and for corn and beans

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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