August 31 – The End or Just the Beginning?

FarmLead Breakfast Brief Thursday, August 31st, 2017 “Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.” – Seneca (Roman philosopher) Good Morning! At 8:40 AM CDT in the North American futures markets (*not cash prices*): (all prices in dollars per bushel unless

August 30 – No News is Good or Bad?

FarmLead Breakfast Brief Wednesday, August 30th, 2017 “It’s amazing that the amount of news that happens in the world every day always just exactly fits the newspaper.” – Jerry Seinfeld (US comedian) Good Morning, At 8:00 AM CDT in the North American

August 29 – Grain Markets Looking For Lightning

FarmLead Breakfast Brief Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 Thunder is good, thunder is impressive, but it is lightning that does the work.” – Mark Twain (US author) Good Morning, At &:05 AM CDT in the North American futures markets (*not cash prices*): (all prices

August 28 – Weathering the Storm of Lower Grain Prices

FarmLead Breakfast Brief Monday, August 28th, 2017 “If you want to see the sunshine, you have to weather the storm.” – Frank Lane (former @MLB manager) Good Morning! At 6:45 AM CDT in the North American futures markets (*not cash prices*): (all prices

August 25 – Making Up Ground

FarmLead Breakfast Brief Friday, August 25th, 2017 “Those who profess to favor freedom, and yet depreciate agitation, are men who want crops without plowing up the ground.” – Federick Douglass (American social reformer) Good Morning! At 7:15 AM CDT in the North American futures

August 24 – Yields Dominating Grain Prices

  FarmLead Breakfast Brief Thursday, August 24th, 2017 “To swallow and follow, whether old doctrine or new propaganda, is a weakness still dominating the human mind.” – Charlotte Perkins Gilman (American author) Good Morning! Due to travel conflicts, there are