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Mar 10, 2021

China ASF Concerns Remain

New African Swine Fever outbreaks have been reported in China, Vietnam and Malaysia this year

Photo by Barbara Barbosa

Mar 9, 2021

Argentina May Plant Less Wheat

Markets mostly weaker ahead of USDA reports at 11 a.m. CT

Mar 8, 2021

What’s in the American Rescue Plan for Agriculture?

For agriculture, more than $10B is appropriated to purchase and distribute agricultural products

Mar 8, 2021

Markets Watching South American Conditions

Though soy harvest in Brazil made some progress last week, it remains behind

Mar 5, 2021

USDA Report Expectations

South American weather concerns continue to support

Mar 4, 2021

USDA Aligns Definition of “Ag Products” to Global Trade Standard

Change should make conversing about trade easier, both inside the U.S. and out

Mar 4, 2021

Markets Mixed After Disappointing Corn Export Sales

Argentina Ag Attaché soy report; winter crop area update for Ukraine

Mar 3, 2021

Markets Lower, Looking for Direction

Argentina expects dry weather; Brazil crops continue to lag

Mar 2, 2021

February Grain Crush Expected to Be Lower

Ethanol plants are expected to increase production ahead of upcoming driving season

Mar 1, 2021

Ag Markets Mostly Higher Looking for Increased Demand

China soybean futures record high, soy crush to decrease

Mar 1, 2021

USDA: U.S. Dairy Farm Numbers Continue to Decline

Dairy farmers enter this year still in a state of flux following disruptions caused by COVID-19 throughout 2020

Feb 26, 2021

IGC Raises World Wheat Forecast

Markets continue correction lower into month end

Feb 25, 2021

Weekly Export Sales Fall Flat

Record drop in ethanol production

Feb 25, 2021

2021 Agricultural Outlook Forum Highlights

Provides first glimpse at crop acreage and yield expectations

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Feb 24, 2021

South American Weather Concerns Support Prices

Brazil’s producers are expanding production due to record high prices being paid

Feb 23, 2021

China Focuses on Yields

Country’s plan to connect all its key grain areas is ambitious

Feb 22, 2021

What is Break-Even Analysis?

For small business owners, knowing when your business will become profitable is vital

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Feb 19, 2021

Overview of USDA’s Ag Forum Numbers

Combined acreage for corn and beans would be largest on record

Feb 18, 2021

Markets Quietly Mixed Looking for Direction

Drier outlook for Argentina; Australian crop estimates increased

Feb 18, 2021

Bringing Employees Back Safely

What companies and employees can do to remain safe during COVID-19

Feb 17, 2021

Markets Weaker Ahead of USDA Outlook Forum

On Friday morning, agency will release full new crop balance sheet projections

Feb 16, 2021

Markets Begin Firmer After Winter Storm

NOPA Soy Crush Report; Brazil soy crop still behind

Feb 12, 2021

Markets Firm Before Long Weekend

Keeping an eye on South American weather

Feb 11, 2021

Brazil Crop Forecasts Marginally Higher

Harvest is running behind average; winter corn planting progress also slow

Feb 11, 2021

U.S., China Phase One Agreement – Year One

Now that all the data for calendar year 2020 is available, it’s time to see what went right and what didn't

Feb 10, 2021

Prices Lower as Profit-Taking Weighs on Markets

Market expectations were missed for US corn stocks

Feb 9, 2021

Ag Markets Mixed Awaiting Today’s USDA Reports

Russia confirms floating export tax

Feb 8, 2021

Controlling Dust Dangers in Feed & Grain Handling

Installing a dust collection system is key to capturing airborne particles generated by drying, shelling, grinding, conveying and storing feed and grain products

Feb 8, 2021

Brazil Soy Outlook Stable

Prices start week higher anticipating supportive data from USDA on Tuesday

Feb 5, 2021

Most Ag Markets Quietly Firmer

USDA reports slated for Tuesday

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Marketwatch: Nov, 30

cmdty National Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 5.5712
high: 5.7406
low: 5.5262
close: 5.7276

cmdty National Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 12.1595
high: 12.1807
low: 12.0432
close: 12.166

cmdty National Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 8.331
high: 8.4769
low: 8.226
close: 8.444

cmdty National Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 7.7213
high: 7.8263
low: 7.6213
close: 7.7716