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Nov 5 - Corn Futures Feeling Pressure of 2019 Acres?
November 05, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning all slightly in the red with soybean and corn futures continuing their pullback from Friday’s morning highs ahead of tomorrow’s U.S. mid-term election.
Nov 2 - Soybean Prices Rally into November
November 02, 2018 Brennan Turner
Soybean prices are leading grain markets higher this morning, following yesterday's gains on news that the trade war may end soon.
Oct 24 - Who’s Winning the Grain Exports Game?
October 24, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are all in the red as the complex is factoring in some slower grain exports, notably in U.S. soybeans and wheat exports, and in Canadian durum and canola. 
Oct 22 - Corn Prices, Exports the Anomaly?
October 22, 2018 Brennan Turner
Corn prices are leading grain markets this morning thanks to a strong start for 2018/19 exports, despite Harvest 2018 picking back up.
Oct 16 - Crop Progress Report Shows Little Progress
October 16, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly in the red as the complex weighs slow crop progress in North America, but a fast pace in South America.
Oct 11 - What to Expect in Today’s October WASDE
October 11, 2018 Brennan Turner
Ahead of today’s October WASDE, out at 12 PM Eastern, grain markets this morning are mixed as the complex jockeys for position.
How the New NAFTA Will Impact Grain Prices
October 04, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
NAFTA 2.0 - the USMCA - is here. The obvious questions are (1) what's really changed and (2) how will it impact grain prices?
October 4: Corn Prices Edge Higher With October WASDE in Focus
October 04, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Corn prices ticked higher Thursday as traders and analysts began to speculate on next week’s release of the October WASDE report.
October 3, 2018: Canola Prices Continue to Rise
October 03, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Front-month canola prices were in striking distance of CAD $500 per ton as investors continued to speculate on the weather in Canada.
Oct 3 - Grain Prices Finding Their Bullish October Footing?
October 03, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices are finding some fresh bullish legs as the complex seems to have found its harvest and trade war bottom.
September 2018 Corn Prices Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
October 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
U.S. corn prices finished in the green in September. Ongoing harvest pressures and record yields have fueled a selloff in the grains complex.
September 25: Wheat Futures Retreat in Tuesday Trading
September 25, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat futures contracts were in the red Tuesday as markets weighed global production numbers and the progress of the Winter Wheat Plant.
Sept 24 - North American Crop Progress Stalled?
September 24, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mixed, ahead of today’s USDA crop progress report, with wheat prices slightly in the green, but everything else in the red.
September 20: Soybeans Continue Rally on Improved Export Numbers
September 20, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices pushed higher in Chicago Thursday thanks to stronger export numbers and efforts by speculators to cover their short positions.
September 18: Soybean Prices Continue to Slump in Chicago
September 18, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices pushed lower again Tuesday as traders continue to weigh ongoing trade tensions between the United States and China as harvest period picks up.
Sept 18 - Can StatsCan Take Eyes Off Grain Trade Tensions?
September 18, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are mixed this morning ahead of tomorrow’s StatsCan report, with soybean prices again lower thanks to more trade tension.
September 17: Grain Prices Slide Thanks to Harvest Pressures
September 17, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices pushed lower Monday thanks to ongoing harvest pressures and underwhelming numbers from the monthly NOPA Crush Report.
September 11: Soybean Prices Slump Ahead of WASDE Report
September 11, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices retreated ahead of tomorrow’s release of the September WASDE report. Analysts are projecting a record yield for soybeans, which would likely boost U.S. stocks. Here’s your daily recap of grain prices from the Chicago Board of Trade.
September 10: Canola Prices Rise Ahead of the September WASDE Report
September 10, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Canola prices finished the day in the green thanks to a round of technical buying. The uptick came two days ahead of the September WASDE report.
August 2018 Grain Markets Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
September 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices were under pressure in August as ongoing trade concerns continued to rattle confidence in the commodity markets
August 2018 Corn Prices Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
September 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Corn prices in the month of August 2018 took on some pressure thanks to two risks: geopolitical and bearish yields.
August 29: Wheat Prices Surge on Russian Rumors
August 29, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Rumors that Russia would limit it's wheat exports caused wheat prices to surge on Wednesday. Soybean prices also found small gains.
August 28: Farmer Subsidies Cause Soybeans to Slide
August 28, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Farmer subsidies, announced yesterday, caused soybean prices to drop. Corn prices also lost ground, while wheat prices were mixed.
August 27: Futures Prices Fall Despite NAFTA News
August 27, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Futures prices fell on Monday, despite news about a potential breakthrough on NAFTA trade negotiations between the U.S. and Mexico.
August 23: Soybean Futures Show Big Losses for Second Straight Day
August 23, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean futures contracts dropped for the second straight day. Harvest pressure and geopolitical tensions are weighing on futures prices.
August 22: Soybean Prices Crater in Chicago
August 22, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices, corn prices and wheat prices fell on Wednesday after rumors of a handshake NAFTA deal were rejected by Mexican authorities.
August 20: Wheat Prices Drop Double Digits in Chicago
August 20, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Monday produced a sharp selloff in wheat prices at exchanges in Chicago and Kansas City. Spring wheat prices also fell in Minneapolis.
August 16: China Optimism Thrusts Soybean Prices Higher - FarmLead
August 16, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices led the grain complex on Thursday, thanks to bullish rumors of a developing summit between U.S. and Chinese trade officials.
U.S Grain Export Prices Hit 6-Year Low
August 16, 2018 Victor Han
Export prices for U.S. grains have dropped to a 6-year low, thanks to volatility driven by the weather and uncertainty over trade war talk.
August 15: Wheat Prices Crater as Geopolitical Tensions Rise
August 15, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices sank again on Wednesday thanks to fresh geopolitical tensions and a sinking Turkish economy. Corn and soybeans also saw losses.
August 14: Soybean Prices Bounce in Chicago
August 14, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices bounced back on Tuesday, thanks to a positive crop quality and progress report. Corn and wheat prices also found gains.
August 13: Wheat Prices Sink Across U.S.
August 13, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices sank as the post-WASDE selloff continued, despite ongoing dryness and concerns about wheat production around the globe.
August 9: Wheat Prices Slide Ahead of August WASDE
August 09, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices led the futures markets lower today as traders took profits off of the table in anticipation of tomorrow's WASDE report.
August 8: September Soybean Prices Near $9.00 Per Bushel
August 08, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices found additional gains Wednesday as traders began to assess market expectations for this Friday’s WASDE report.
August 7: Soybean Prices Pop on China Buying Rumor
August 07, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices popped on Tuesday off of rumors that China will return to buying U.S. soybeans. Low crop quality also pushed prices higher.
August 6: Wheat Prices Surge in Chicago
August 06, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices rallied in Chicago thanks to falling crop conditions and news that Ukraine plans to limit milling wheat exports during the new marketing year.
August 1: Soybean Prices Fall Despite Record June Crush
August 01, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices slumped in Chicago, despite a record June crush. Corn prices also fell as optimism about a trade resolution faded once again.
July 2018 Grain Prices Recap
August 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets took to July 2018 with a bit of rebound, although not without volatility thanks to the weather and trade war talk.
July 2018 Corn Prices Recap
August 01, 2018 Sarah Bader
Corn prices recovered this month after their collapse in June 2018, with weather and trade war talk continuing to influence prices.
July 31: Soybean Prices Surge in Chicago
July 31, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybeans prices popped on reports that China and the United States are preparing to restart talks to “defuse” its ongoing trade spat.
July 30: Soybeans Find Gains on Monday Afternoon
July 30, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
U.S. soybean prices pushed higher in Chicago on Monday. Prices remain under pressure due to the trade battle between the U.S. and China.
July 27 - Grain Prices Head for Second Week in Green
July 27, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices this morning are almost all in the green, led by soybeans, as the complex looks to end its second straight week in the green.
July 26: Wheat Prices Retreat Around the United States
July 26, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices retreated today after yesterday's gains. Corn prices and soybeans prices found modest gains thanks to bullish news from Europe.
July 25: Wheat Prices Surge in Chicago
July 25, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices popped by 32 cents as traders poured through global production numbers. Corn and soybeans prices followed wheat's upward surge.
July 23: Spring Wheat Prices Pop in Minneapolis
July 23, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Spring wheat prices pushed higher in Minneapolis ahead of today’s crop progress and quality report from the USDA.
July 23 - Weather Becoming a Hot Topic Again
July 23, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are almost all in the green, led by hard red spring wheat prices, as the weather is helping fuel some fresh bullish optimism.
July 19: Wheat Prices Rise Thanks to Strong Export Demand
July 19, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices pushed higher on Thursday across the United States. Strong export demand and solid bargain buying provided upside price support.
Is This "Bullish" Factor the Only Hope Left for 2018 Grain Prices?
July 18, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Corn prices and soybean prices have faced severe trade winds recently. What will it take to get grain prices higher in the next six weeks?
July 16 - Wheat Prices Slump in Chicago
July 16, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices fell across the country today. Corn prices were flat, but soybean prices found double-digit gains as bargain buyers moved in.
July 13 - July WASDE Provides Mixed Support for Grain Markets
July 13, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mixed after the USDA released its July WASDE report yesterday, which, as per usual, provided a reset of the goalposts.
July 12: Wheat Prices Pop after July WASDE Report
July 12, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
The July WASDE report was released on Thursday. Wheat prices popped higher after the agency reported a yearly decline in global stocks.
Instant Reaction to the July WASDE Report
July 12, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
On Thursday, the USDA released the July WASDE report. We dive into the numbers and offer insight on what the markets are saying.
June 12 - Can the July 2018 WASDE Stop the Bleeding?
July 12, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices are slightly mixed ahead of today’s July 2018 WASDE report out from the USDA at 12 PM EDT.
July 10 - Wheat Prices Take Incredible Punch in Chicago
July 10, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
A day after a brutal selloff in the soybean markets, wheat prices saw a huge slump in Chicago and Kansas City.
July 9: Soybean Prices Crash in Chicago
July 09, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices dropped 2.5% Monday thanks to a sell-off sparked by the ongoing U.S.-China trade war. Corn and wheat prices also dropped.
June 2018 Grain Prices Recap
July 04, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices had one of the most unseasonable (and worst) Junes ever. Usually, there's some weather premium but not this year...
June 2018 Corn Prices Recap
July 04, 2018 Brennan Turner
Corn prices lost 11% in June 2018, due to disputes between the U.S. and global trade partners. How are things looking year-over-year though?
July 3: Wheat Prices Claw Back Gains on Tuesday
July 03, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices saw some gains on Tuesday as bargain buyers snapped up contacts in Chicago and Kansas City. Soybean prices slipped again.
July 2: Grain Prices Crater Over Trade Fears
July 02, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Ongoing trade fears rattled investors’ confidence and grain prices in Chicago.
June 29 - Grain Markets Ready for USDA, StatsCan Reports
June 29, 2018 Brennan Turner
Except for Kansas City wheat prices, grain markets this morning are in the green ahead of acreage reports out from the USDA and StatsCan.
June 27 - Soybean Prices Stagnate Ahead of USDA Reports
June 27, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices were flat as markets prepare for updated acreage and production reports by the USDA. Wheat prices found support in Chicago.
June 26: Soybean Prices Remain in a Freefall
June 26, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean and wheat prices dipped over ongoing trade talks between the US and China. Corn prices gained due to lowered estimates from Brazil.
June 25: Soybean Prices Crater as Trade War Accelerates
June 25, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices cratered Monday due to fears of a trade war, as well as increased tariffs by the EU. Wheat and corn prices also dipped.
June 22: Soybean Prices Snapback on Bargain Buying
June 22, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices rallied Friday as bargain buyers stepped in to snap up cheap contracts. But wheat prices saw some weakness across the US.
June 20 - Wheat Prices Pop 2% As Markets Look for a Bottom
June 20, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices popped 2% today as the markets rebounded from yesterday's sell-off. Soybeans prices and corn prices also saw slight gains.
June 19: Soybean Prices Crater Under $9 as Trade War Escalates
June 19, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Trump delivered another blow to soybean prices after threatening more tariffs on Chinese goods. Wheat and corn prices followed soybeans down.
June 18 - Wheat Prices Collapse as Harvest Progresses
June 18, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices collapsed across U.S. exchanges thanks to a wave of technical selling and eyes on the progress of the U.S. harvest.
June 18 - Grain Markets in Unprecedented Territory
June 18, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mixed as the complex continues to digest the flurry of trade and political activity that we saw last week.
June 13: Post-WASDE Slump Hammers Soybean Prices
June 13, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
A brutal selloff hit key parts of the grain markets on Wednesday, with soybeans and wheat prices dipping. However, corn prices held steady.
June 13 - June WASDE Gets Some Short-Lived Excitement
June 13, 2018 Brennan Turner
Following the release of the June WASDE report yesterday, grain markets headed higher, but profit-taking and a red screen are reality this morning.
June 11: Soybean Prices Fall Ahead of June WASDE Report
June 11, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices cratered yet again on Monday as markets prepared for tomorrow’s WASDE report. Wheat and corn prices also dipped.
June 11 - Heavy Political Weekend Outshining June WASDE
June 11, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mixed with two events driving the complex: tomorrow’s WASDE and this past weekend’s heavy political sparring.
June 5 - American Crop Progress Shows Impressive Start
June 05, 2018 Brennan Turner
Yesterday’s crop progress report shows that US fields are enjoying a very good start to the 2018 growing season, and that's weighing on grain prices.
June 4 - Grain Markets Sell Off on Rain, Trade Talk
June 04, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are all in the red as the complex continues the sell-off that started late last week.
May 2018 Grain Prices Recap
June 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices in May were all over the place thanks to fluctuating geopolitical concerns & the start of the 2018 North American growing season
May 2018 Corn Prices Recap
June 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Corn prices finished May in the green thanks to ongoing challenges in South America. We also discussed planting progress and US trade policy.
May 31 - Grain Prices Rebound after Two-day Sell-off
May 31, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices this morning are mostly in the green as the market starts to rebound from this week’s two-day sell-off.
May 29 - Grain Prices Fall After Trump Imposes Tariffs on China
May 29, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices reacted negatively to news that the Trump administration plans to proceed with tariffs on about $50 billion of Chinese imports.
May 23 - Wheat Prices Rip Higher in Chicago
May 23, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Chicago wheat, corn, and soybeans all pushed higher today. How are factors like Trump, Argentina, and weather concerns affecting markets?
May 22 - Wheat Prices Pop on Weather Concerns
May 22, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices rallied again on Tuesday as investors reacted positively to yesterday’s crop progress report. But what's happening with soybeans?
May 17: Why Wheat Prices Made Gains Thursday
May 17, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices pushed higher on Thursday. But the bigger news centered on what is happening with the Federal Reserve.
May 16: Soybean Prices Drop as Argentina Currency Woes Continue
May 16, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices drop thanks to ongoing currency woes in Argentina. Let's take a daily dive into grain prices at the Chicago Board of Trade.
May 16 - Grain Prices Continue the Battle with Weather, Trade Risk
May 16, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices this morning are mixed as weather is battling it out with trade risk, as well fresh headlines regarding domestic demand.
May 10: Grain Prices Mixed After May WASDE Report
May 10, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
The USDA released its May WASDE report on Thursday. Grain prices failed to push significantly higher despite some bullish news.
May 7: Grain Prices Plunge Across the Board in Chicago
May 07, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices slumped lower Monday. A selloff came as markets prepare for this week's WASDE report. Here's our daily recap of grain trading.
May 7 - Crop Progress Watched Ahead of Important WASDE
May 07, 2018 Brennan Turner
Ahead of today’s crop progress report, grain prices are all in the red this morning as bullish speculators take some profits off the table.
April 2018 Corn Prices Recap
May 02, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
April was a critical month for corn prices as farmers begin planting and moving old crop to make way for the next harvest.
May 1: Wheat Prices Pop as Winter Wheat Tour Kicks Off
May 01, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Winter wheat prices pushed higher as markets eyed the start of the annual winter wheat tour. Here's what else happened in Chicago on Tuesday.
April 30: Wheat Prices Whip Higher Ahead of Progress Report
April 30, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices pushed higher as markets digested the weekly weather report and prepared for the annual crop tour.
April 30 - Acres Planted (or Not Planted) Becoming Grain Markets Focus
April 30, 2018 Brennan Turner
Going into May, the percentage of acres planted is usually what the market is focusing on but the numbers are there today, so grain prices are in the green.
April 27: Grain Prices Close Week in the Green
April 27, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices pushed higher as markets eye the upcoming winter wheat tour and prospects for U.S. soymeal exporters.
April 25: Wheat Prices Push Higher as Markets Eye U.S. Exports
April 25, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
U.S. wheat prices pushed higher in Chicago and Kansas City as markets continued to eye the weather reports. Here's our daily grain recap.
April 24: Wheat Prices Rip Higher After Progress Report
April 25, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices pushed higher as markets continued to digest this week's crop progress and quality report from the USDA.
April 23: Spring Wheat Prices Slump in Minneapolis
April 23, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Up in Minneapolis, spring wheat prices fell. The downturn came before the USDA reported significant delays in spring wheat planting.
April 19: Kansas City Wheat Prices Push Higher
April 19, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices pushed higher in Kansas City as everyone is keeping an eye on the weather. But why did soybean prices fall Thursday? Here's why.
April 18: Winter Wheat Prices Pop in Kansas City
April 18, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Winter wheat prices pushed higher thanks to weather forecasts across the U.S. Meanwhile, soybean prices retreated from Tuesday's gains.
April 18 - Corn Prices Heading for Heaven?
April 18, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are quietly in the green with corn prices and HRW wheat prices sitting the most propped up.
April 17: Wheat Prices Rebound after Crop Progress Report
April 17, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices showed gains as markets digested Monday's crop progress report. The USDA offered an update on wheat and corn planting.
April 16: Wheat Prices and Soybean Prices Slump in Chicago
April 16, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat quality was in focus as the USDA released the weekly crop progress report after trading closed on Monday. The release came after a sharp selloff in wheat prices and soybean prices at the Chicago Board of Trade Monday. Here's our daily recap of grain trading.
April 12: Soybean Prices Rally on Thursday's Export Report
April 13, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices pushed higher thanks to a strong export figure and optimism that the U.S. will avoid further trade disputes with China.
April 11: Grain Prices Fall in Post-WASDE Selloff 
April 11, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices slipped in Chicago a day after the April WASDE report. The slight downturns come ahead of Thursday's export sales reports.
April 9: Wheat Prices Surge in Chicago Ahead of WASDE
April 10, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
It was a good day for wheat prices in the Windy City. Even though snow was falling, we worked through the small reminder of Winter and finished our daily recap of trading at the Chicago Board of Trade.
April 6: Wheat Prices Pop Friday on Weather Woes
April 06, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Dry, cold weather across the Midwest gave wheat prices a nice boost in Chicago and Kansas City. Here's our daily recap of grain trading.
April 5: Soybean Prices Rebound as Trade Fears Subside
April 05, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices rebounded in Chicago after investors' concerns about a potential trade war abated. Here's what else happened at CBOT today.
April 5 - Grain Prices Recover from Breakneck Wednesday
April 05, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices are all in the green, led by spring wheat prices, as the market bounces back to reality after a volatile Wednesday on proposed Chinese tariffs.
April 4: China Announces Soybean Tariffs on U.S. Producers
April 04, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
China announced that it will introduce 25% soybean tariffs among a long list of other restrictions on American agricultural products.
April 3: Wheat Prices Pop in Chicago on Progress Report Numbers
April 03, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices in Chicago jumped more than 2% Tuesday thanks to a bullish crop progress report from the USDA. Here's more on wheat prices today.
April 3 - Grain Markets Remain Volatile on Acres, Trade Risk
April 03, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly in the green as geopolitical trade risk and USDA reports jostling for the position of what’s most important to grain prices: supply or demand.
April 2: Soybean Prices Dip As China-U.S. Trade War Brews
April 02, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices opened the week in the red as traders continue to digest last week's Prospective Plantings report and updates on Brazil's crop.
March 2018 Corn Prices Recap
April 01, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Corn prices in March ticked higher thanks to a nice surge in the final trading day of the month. March was an intriguing month of storylines.
March 29: Soybean Prices Surge After Surprise Acreage Report
March 29, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices shot out of the cannon on Thursday afternoon after the USDA surprised the market with a few unexpected acreage numbers.
March 29 - Ready for a Heavy USDA Data Day?
March 29, 2018 Brennan Turner
The USDA will present its acres and stocks report later today, which is the last opportunity to trade this month and quarter.
March 28: Grain Prices Dip Ahead of Prospective Plantings Report
March 28, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices declined ahead of tomorrow's Prospective Plantings report. Here's what you need to know from Chicago.
March 26: Wheat Prices Wilt, Ignore Broader Market Rally
March 26, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
In Kansas City, wheat prices suffered a much worse fate. The May 2018 HRW contract shed 11 cents to close the day a tick above $4.68 per bushel. The July contract dropped 10.5 cents to close the day just under $4.88 per bushel.
March 23: Grain Prices Rebound from Trump Tariff Tantrum
March 23, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices were mixed Friday as markets digested the latest speculation on a trade war between the United States and China.
March 22: Soybean Prices Mixed as Markets Eye Trump Tariffs
March 22, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Markets were keeping a close eye on the Trump tariffs today as traders raise more concerns about a potential trade war. Here's today's recap of grain trading at the Chicago Board of Trade.
March 21: Grain Markets Flat Before Federal Reserve's Rate Hike
March 21, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
We saw slight gains in the grain markets today. Corn prices and soybean prices in Chicago eked out small gains as markets paid greater attention to market activity in New York and public policy matters in Washington D.C.
March 20: Grain Prices Mixed after Monday Selloff
March 20, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices were mixed on Tuesday as traders looked for any bullish sentiment after yesterday's big selloff. Here's our daily grain recap.
March 19: Soybean Prices and Wheat Prices Crater in Chicago
March 19, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean futures fell to their lowest level since early February as a number of different factors triangulated on the sector. Technical selling accelerated thanks to rising expectations for the size of the U.S. soybean crop and news of rain across Argentina.
March 16 - Corn Prices Leading Choppy Grain Trade
March 16, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mixed with corn prices giving up some of yesterday’s gains while soymeal prices are leading oilseeds higher.
March 15: Grain Prices Mixed As Markets Digest Export Numbers
March 15, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices were mixed Thursday as traders turned their attention to export numbers from the USDA and updates on production in Argentina.
March 14: Soybeans Slump on Acreage News
March 14, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices slumped in Chicago Wednesday thanks to a stronger than expected uptick in U.S. acreage for the crop. Here is what you need to know about grain trading on Wednesday, March 14.
March 12 - Grain Prices Jump Ship After WASDE
March 12, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices are starting the week in the red as bullish speculators have been jumping ship like it's going out of style.
March 8: WASDE Report Pushes Wheat Prices Higher
March 08, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
It was a shockingly... non-volatile day in the grain complex after the March WASDE report. We saw gains today in wheat prices and corn prices. Soybean prices remained stable before closing the day with smaller losses. 
March 6: Soybean Prices Slide Ahead of WASDE
March 06, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices retreated slightly on Tuesday. The May contract shed 2.75 cents to close just under $10.75 per bushel. The July contract dipped 2.75 cents to close at $10.83.
March 5: Dry Weather Continues to Push Wheat Prices Higher
March 05, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Here in Chicago, no one appeared too concerned about a possible trade war around the globe. While President Donald Trump was threatening vehicle tariffs on Europe, wheat and soybean traders were pushing May and July contracts to new highs.
February 2018 Grain Prices, Market Recap
March 01, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
We look back on movements in February grain prices and the key trends and factors affecting your crop in the months ahead.
February 2018 Corn Prices in Review
March 01, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Corn prices ticked to their highest point since September 2017 last month thanks to ongoing dryness across Argentina and the United States.
March 1st: GrainCents Corn Sales Update
March 01, 2018 Sarah Bader
This post serves as a timestamp on GrainCents crop sales positions. Also included is our rationale for the GrainCents crop sales position.
February 28: Wheat Prices Surge to Close February Trading
February 28, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
It was a massive day for wheat prices in Chicago and Kansas City. Prices surged more than 4% on growing concerns about winter wheat crop quality.
February 27: Kansas City Wheat Prices Pop Tuesday
February 27, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Kansas City wheat prices rallied more than 2% Tuesday thanks to ongoing weather woes and issues surrounding crop quality across the Midwest.
February 27 - Long vs. Short-Term Expectations of Grain Prices
February 27, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are again in the green as new forecasts for acres and weather are keeping the bulls in charge.
February 26: Wheat Prices Show Gains on Increasing Drought
February 26, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
In Chicago, wheat prices pushed higher thanks to dryness concerns across the Midwest. But weather woes in Argentina didn’t provide much support in the soybean complex.
February 26 - Soybean Prices Drive Monday Grain Markets (Again)
February 26, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are all in the green to start this trading week, driven by soybean prices yet again, as rains (or lack thereof) continue to be factored in.
February 23: Soybean Prices Pop Again on Weather Woes and USDA Data
February 23, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
In Chicago, soybean prices pushed higher again Friday as traders continued to eye developments in South America and USDA figures for the year ahead in the United States. Let's dive into events happening at the Chicago Board of Trade.
February 21 - Soybean Prices Pop Again Wednesday
February 21, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices ticked higher in Chicago thanks to a dry forecast across Argentina. But what happened with wheat prices today? Let's break it down in our daily grain trading recap.
February 15: Soybean Prices Rally On Thursday
February 15, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Argentina’s weather woes continue to press soybean prices into the stratosphere. Weak crop conditions have spurred a downgrade to the crop from prominent analysts in the country.
February 15 - Canola Prices Limping Behind Soybean Prices
February 15, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly in the green again, although canola prices are being weighed down by the Canadian Loonie climbing back above 80 cents USD this morning.
February 14: Wheat Prices Find Little Love on Valentine's Day
February 14, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices dipped for the second straight day in Chicago as profit taking dominated the trading session. Meanwhile, corn prices and soybean prices continued to rise thanks to weather concerns down in South America.
February 12: Soybean Prices Get Their Groove Back
February 12, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Now, that’s what I’m talking about. Soybean prices ignored weak trade data and pushed higher thanks to weather premiums from South America.
February 7 - Looking at the Next WASDE Estimates
February 07, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly in the green as the market continues to rebound from Friday and Monday’s sell-off. Participants are positioning themselves ahead of the USDA’s February WASDE report out tomorrow at noon eastern.
February 2: Grain Prices End Week in the Red
February 03, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Today, grain markets took a backseat to the 666-point slump on Wall Street. Grain prices dipped Friday, but did anyone notice? The futures markets were going crazy, but ag traders couldn’t poke their noses into the headlines.
February 1: Soybean Prices Crater in Chicago
February 01, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
The March and May contracts are now under $10.00 after a two-day selloff. The March contract shed 10.75 cents to close the day at $9.85 per bushel. The May contract dropped 10.5 cents to close the day at $9.965 per bushel.
January 2018 Grain Prices, Market Recap
February 01, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices in January saw a nice little rally that was mainly influenced by weather in both South and North America. But there are a few factors that we're now watching as a potential influencer for grain prices.
January 31: Soybean Prices Lead Grain Markets Lower
February 01, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
March 2018 soybean prices fell 4.5 cents to close the day a tick below $9.96 per bushel. May contracts fell 4.25 cents to close at $10.07. We saw a little profit-taking ahead of tomorrow’s December crush report.
January 30: Soybean Prices Pop Again Tuesday
January 30, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
March soybean prices popped above $10.00 Tuesday as markets continue to eye the quality of the Argentine crop. Meanwhile, wheat prices popped on growing concerns about quality and growing conditions across the Midwest.
January 29: Grain Prices Push Higher on Weather Woes
January 29, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices pushed higher in Chicago on news of dry weather across the United States and Argentina. Here's our daily recap from Chicago.
January 26 - Grain Prices Try to End Week in Green
January 26, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are somewhat mixed as the complex is trying to finish the week in the green, especially wheat prices!
January 25 - Grain Markets Digest Weaker US Dollar
January 25, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mainly higher thanks to one thing: the US Dollar. The key question now is "how low can it go?"
January 23: Soybean Prices Hit Seven-Day Win Streak
January 23, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Dry conditions in Argentina pushed front-month Chicago soybean prices up 2 cents. May contracts closed the day a tick above $9.86 per bushel.
January 22: Soybean Prices Push Higher on South American Weather News
January 22, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Today, Congress announced it has reached a deal to reopen the government. But the news had little effect on U.S. grain prices. In fact, the USDA’s inspections report wasn’t affected by the temporary shutdown.
Instant Reaction to the January WASDE Report
January 12, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Even my one-month-old knows that the USDA isn’t going to do us too many favors. We’re expecting an uptick in global inventory levels, particularly on the wheat side.
January 9: Wheat Prices Rise Ahead of Friday’s WASDE Report
January 09, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
The threat of another cold-front across the United States pushed wheat prices and corn prices higher Tuesday. But soybean prices just couldn’t keep up.
January 8: Grain Prices Slump on Broader Supply Concerns
January 09, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
I spent most of November watching corn dance around that $3.50 level, and now my life is starting to feel like the plot of Groundhog Day. With this Friday’s WASDE report in focus, March corn prices fell 4 cents to close the day a tick above $3.47. May corn futures contracts shed 3.75 cents to finish the day at $3.555 per bushel.
GrainCents 2018 Corn Prices, Market Outlook
January 06, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Corn prices in 2017 didn’t have too much opportunity for profitable sales. Will 2018 be any different? We explore in our GrainCents 2018 outlook
January 4: Spring Wheat Prices Continue to Climb on Weather Woes
January 04, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Here in Chicago, most of the grain complex retreated as some traders took gains off the recent uptick in prices. In addition, traders are still eyeing weather reports and anticipate some relief from the frigid conditions sweeping the nation.
January 4 - Grain Markets Turnaround Thursday?
January 04, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are pulling back from the positive days seen yesterday and Monday, albeit the weather forecast has not really changed. Thus, does the Turnaround Tuesday adage apply to Thursday?
January 3: Frigid Winter Temps Heat Up Grain Prices
January 03, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
The weather in Chicago topped 10 degrees Fahrenheit, which is progress if you're a moose. The ongoing chill across the heartland combined with drought conditions continues to push grain prices higher.
January 2: Wheat Prices Pop from Winter Weather Snap
January 03, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
With more information flying at farmers than ever before, it’s difficult to get all of your insight in one place to help you make actionable decisions on your grain. That’s why FarmLead introduced GrainCents, a subscription service dedicated to telling farmers when to buy and hold their grain. 
2017 Corn Market in Review
December 30, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
2017 was a record year for a lot of reasons in corn. Before we dig into what we expect in 2018, you need to understand the underlying factors
December 29: Soybean Prices Close 2017 in the Green
December 29, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
January Soybean prices ended 2017 trading just a tick under $9.52 per bushel. Today, the front-month contract added 6 cents, while the March 2018 contract added 5 cents. Soybean prices for March closed just under $9.62 per bushel.
December 27: Frozen Temperatures Lift Wheat Prices
December 27, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
The cold snap across the Midwest offers some support to wheat prices here today. The March SRW contract added 5.75 cents and closed the day at $4.28 per bushel. The May contract added 5.75 cents and closed a tick above $4.41.
December 22 - Getting Thin at Christmas?
December 22, 2017 Brennan Turner
Grain prices are trading quite thin as we head into the lull of Christmas markets. Today though we go through another pulse import tax from India, what we're watching in canola, and more rains in South America.
December 19: Rains in Argentina Weigh on Soybean Prices Again
December 19, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Another day, another downturn in soybean prices. I know I'm not supposed to talk too much about the weather, but what can do you when Argentina's forecasts are singlehandedly knocking any optimism out of the markets?
December 8: Making Sense of Grain Prices
December 08, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
I’m going to spend a lot of time today talking about the weather. I know, I know. FarmLead's Doug Kirk and Aaron Secrest here in the states always tell me that’s a sure fire way of letting the audience know that nothing major happened in the markets.
December 6 - New (Bullish) Moves in Grain Markets
December 06, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today’s Breakfast Brief introduces FarmLead's newest product, GrainCents, reviews the bullish opportunities in soybean prices (and reminds where canola prices could go), in addition to discussing lost and won opportunities in southeast Asia because of freight.
December 4 - Understanding StatsCan, Grain Markets Methodologies
December 04, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today’s Breakfast Brief looks into what StatsCan will say about Canadian grain production on Wednesday, how wheat crops around the world are looking, and if selling cash corn and soybeans today is a good idea.
November 2017 Grain Prices Recap
December 04, 2017 Brennan Turner
Let’s look back at November to see where grain prices moved and what reports will have an impact on grain prices in December. Then, we’ll give you some insight on how to capture the upside of the market and make sure that you’re getting the best price possible for your grain in the new year.
December 1: Grain Prices Rally on Friday
December 02, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Grain traders in Chicago didn’t react to the news that General Flynn may testify against President Trump over potential Russian collusion. Instead, we watched corn prices hit a three-week high, while soybean prices went green thanks to technical buyers. 
November 29: Here's Where Grain Prices Moved Wednesday
November 29, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
A light day of economic data fueled a lackluster day for soybean traders. However, corn and wheat prices saw some gains as bargain buyers stepped in and swooped up contracts. Here's your daily grain prices recap from the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat Prices and Corn Prices Retreat Monday
November 27, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Global traders were paying attention to three things: tax reform progress, U.S. home sales, and oil prices at two-year highs. Corn prices dipped, and soybean prices showed some modest gains.
November 27 - Letting Off Pressure in Grain, Wheat Prices
November 27, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today we look at projections for corn and wheat prices, noting lower wheat acres global (but not by much), and how exports of some major crops are faring (especially when compared to Chinese imports).
November 24 - Black Friday Grain Prices Risk Management
November 24, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today’s Breakfast Brief looks at the per bushel comparison of wheat prices around the world, what happened while Americans got in a turkey coma yesterday, and why we're watching Argentina.
November 22: Soybean Prices Rebound Wednesday
November 22, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
December corn prices pushed higher from seasonal lows. Cold weather is also expected to sweep across the Midwest this week, pushing temperatures below 30 degrees.
November 22 - Grain Markets Finding A Turkey Rally?
November 22, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today’s Breakfast Brief looks at whether grain markets can rally through the US Thanksgiving holiday, why wheat had a pretty good day yesterday, and what our expectations should be for corn prices.
November 21: Wheat Prices Reactive to Radioactive News
November 21, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices pushed higher despite concerns about record stocks. Meanwhile, corn prices and soybean prices both slid here in Chicago.
November 21 - Effect of Crop Progress on Grain Prices
November 21, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today’s Breakfast Brief digs into crop progress figures in both the U.S. and South America. We also look at some comparative export numbers and whether livestock prices will offer feed grain prices any more upside.
November 20: Wheat Prices Slump Ahead of Crop Progress Report
November 20, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Corn prices and soybean prices remained relatively flat, while SRW contracts fell alongside their counterparts in Minneapolis and Kansas City. Here’s our daily recap from Chicago (including an update from the weekly crop progress report. 
November 20 - 2018/19: The Great Acreage Rotation?
November 20, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today we look at what acres in 2018/19 is setting up to be and how corn and wheat prices are starting to show a glimmer of hope.
November 17 - Weather Keeping Bulls Out of Grain Markets
November 17, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today we look at the impact that weather might have on grain markets over the next few months, namely that in South America. We also dig into any optimism for flax prices, in addition to some early expectations for 2018 American corn and soybean acres. 
November 16: Soybean Prices Go In Reverse
November 16, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Market prices continue to experience a downward trend. Prices can't catch a break due to acreage and export estimations.
November 15 - Bears Are Beating Up Bulls
November 15, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today we look at how much more bearish the grain complex can get and if some seasonal tendencies will get us off the lows that grain prices are sitting on.
November 10 - USDA Raises Ending Stocks...Again
November 10, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today we look at all the happenings (or lack of happenings) in yesterday's November WASDE report. We also discuss where the trade is looking for the next catalyst (P.S. it's not ending stocks) 
Novemer 8: Soybean Prices Tick Higher Ahead of November WASDE Report
November 08, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Ahead of the November WASDE report, soybean prices continued to tick higher. The November contract hit $9.88 after added 2 cents on the day. The January contract is just a 1.5 cents away from $10.00 per bushel. On a day that featured a light schedule of data, traders focused on the ongoing changes in yield expectations among analysts. Here's what else happened during Wednesday's trading session.
November 8 - What's Likely in Tomorrow's November WASDE
November 08, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today's FarmLead Breakfast Brief looks at malt barley prices, what's likely in tomorrow's November WASDE report for soybeans, and if corn prices are going to rally or not.
November 7: Wheat Prices Facing New Pressure from Russia
November 07, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Corn prices slipped today. Wheat prices slumped too. Luckily, wheat is still in the green.
November 7 - Grain Prices Dip with WASDE Anticipation
November 07, 2017 Brennan Turner
Do you know how grain prices are tracking against harvest progress in North America? Of if they're adding premium because of planting in South America? And what should we expect from Thursday's November WASDE grain report? Read today's FarmLead Breakfast Brief and you'll know.
November 6: Soybean Prices Bounce Ahead of November WASDE
November 06, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices and wheat prices finally saw an uptick today. However, corn is still slumped. Markets are getting ready for the USDA to release the November WASDE report.
November 6 - Grain Prices Nearing Bottom?
November 06, 2017 Brennan Turner
Will grain prices be impacted by this week’s November WASDE grain report? We look into several scenarios, fresh wheat demand, and bullish indicators for canola prices and soybean prices.
November 3: Soybean Prices Slump in Chicago
November 03, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices declined today. Corn prices followed suit.
November 3 - Farmers Selling Into Strength on Better Prices
November 03, 2017 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly higher as we dig into the potential for canola prices, where corn prices are not heading, and the competing pace of grain exports.
November 2 - Soybean Prices Push Back Near $10 Per Bushel
November 02, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices, especially soybean prices, took a backseat to critical news out of Washington D.C. on Thursday. November 2nd, 2017.
November 2 - Good Grain Prices Risk Management
November 02, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today's FarmLead Breakfast Brief looks at wheat prices in Australia, some rainfall in Brazil, and if grain markets are accounting for ongoing delays in North America's Harvest 2017.
November 1 - Away with Those Bearish Signals
November 01, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today's Breakfast Brief looks getting out of the bearish month of October, what Argentina's farmers are selling (and not selling), and how Canada and the US are impacted by changes to wheat trade in Africa and the Middle East.
October 30: SRW Wheat Prices Fall for Fourth Straight Day
October 30, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices in Chicago slumped again today, probably supply is outpacing demand. This applies heavily to soybean and wheat crops.
October 30 - Getting Back to Normal Grain Prices?
October 30, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today we look at the short position at the Chicago Board of Trade and if it's a contrarian indicator or not. We also explore some of the catalysts for stronger corn prices and soybean prices. Finally, we compare some yield estimates in Western Canada, and what it means for cash prices, namely flax, canola, and wheat prices.
Soybean Prices Rally on Strong Export Demand
October 27, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Export numbers helped push soybean prices higher today. Unfortunately, corn and wheat prices couldn't follow suit.
October 27 - Grain Prices Fall After Dollar At Three-Month High
October 27, 2017 Brennan Turner
With the US Dollar at a 3-month high, there is a bit more noise in the grain markets as grain prices pull back and traders are looking for new direction.
October 26 - The Rocket Science of Grain Prices
October 26, 2017 Brennan Turner
Grain prices are continue to the progress of South American planting and North American harvest. Some hiccups that are impacting trade though include the Canadian Loonie, new grain price forecasts, and trade taxes.
October 24 - Crop Progress Indicates What's Next in Grain Markets?
October 24, 2017 Brennan Turner
The current state of crop progress around the world is behind schedule. That is, the US corn harvest is slow; Brazilian seeding is a bit delayed, and weather is making fall-seeding in Europe a challenge in a lot of places.
October 20 - Grain Prices Slump in Broad Selloff
October 20, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices fell even as global markets continue to rally. The Dow Jones surged another 140 points to record highs Friday. Investors are bullish on the U.S. economy and the possibility that Congress will pass tax reform later this year.
October 20 - Bullish Grain Prices (Just Not Right Now)
October 20, 2017 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are all higher to start this Friday in October. This is creating some bullish sentiment among farmers but there is still a lot of grain in the global market that we're aware of.
October 19: December Corn Prices Can’t Break $3.50
October 19, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices were up across the board Thursday in Chicago. The December corn contract pushed back to the $3.50 level but retreated in the final minutes.
October 19 - (Tough) Grain Price Growing Pains
October 19, 2017 Brennan Turner
Grain prices are trying to find some legs but there continues to be growing grain price gains out there. This is mainly attributed to better weather in South America and bigger wheat crops around the world.
October 18 - Grain Prices Backing Off Again?
October 18, 2017 Brennan Turner
This morning we're looking bearish pressures that are forcing bulls to back down. We also announce our US GrainTests.com store. Finally, we explore Chinese crop subsidies, Brazil's soybean exports, and what to expect with NAFTA and nitrogen prices.
October 17 - Searching for Bullish Catalysts in Grain Markets
October 17, 2017 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are looking for new bullish factors as corn prices, soybean prices, and wheat prices are all in the red this morning. Is It South America? Soybean crush demand? US corn exports?
October 11 - WASDE Report Worries Hit Grain Prices
October 11, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Corn prices and wheat prices retreated Wednesday ahead of the October WASDE report. After the last two reports, it’s fair to argue that everyone is in a bit of a bearish mood ahead of Thursday’s release of the WASDE report. But it’s wasn’t just WASDE jitters that had markets turning red.
October 10 - Spring Wheat Prices Retreat
October 10, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
A day after trading was closed for the Columbus Day weekend, grain prices fell across the board on Tuesday at the Chicago Board of Trade. December corn contracts fell back below $3.50, while spring wheat prices declined by 5.75 cents.  Weather events continue to delay that harvest, Markets didn’t show significant price movement as traders continue to take a wait-and-see approach to Thursday’s World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report.
October 6 - Grain Markets Today: Weather Rally Hits Grain Prices
October 06, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
The expected rain helped boost grain prices today. However, markets are waiting for the Crop Progress Report and the WASDE report next week.
October 5 - Soybeans Jump as Rains Hit Harvest Season
October 05, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Today the focus was once again on the weather as well as exports. Grain mixes were mixed today.
October 4 - Wheat Prices Retreat Again
October 04, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Commodity prices saw a decline today. Many are hoping the predicted rain will help out with dryness in the Midwest.
October 3 - Wheat Prices Rebound after USDA Progress Report
October 03, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Today was a good day for wheat prices. Much of traders' focus is on the weather and recent USDA data.
September 29 - USDA Sets Bullish Tone for Corn and Soybean Prices
September 29, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
The Quarterly Stocks Report and Small Grains Report came out today and the markets reacted sharply. Corn and soybean prices pulled through, but wheat prices were on the decline.
September 26 - Grain Prices Dip as the U.S. Dollar Hits 2-Month High
September 26, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
The U.S. dollar has reached a two month high thanks to the Federal Reserve's statement on Tuesday. But with a strengthened dollar came weakened commodity prices.
September 21 - Corn and Soybeans Flat on Thursday
September 21, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Commodity prices were relatively flat today when compared to yesterday. Again, the focus has shifted to the weather.
Grain Markets Today: Corn and Wheat Prices Push Higher (September 20)
September 20, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat, corn, and soybean prices finally saw an increase today. Trader's focus has turned from the reports to the weather.
September 19 - StatsCan Pulls Grain Prices Lower
September 19, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices were mixed while corn and soybean prices saw a slight downturn. There was also little bullish news for the future.
September 15 - Will Corn React to La Nina Threat?
September 15, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
September contracts expired today, the CBOE Volatility Index declined, and tensions are rising with North Korea and the U.S. dollar.
September 14 - Soybeans Surge as CPI Monthly Update is Released
September 14, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices were able to rally despite frustrations with the ever declining U.S. dollar.
September 12 - Bearish WASDE Hits Soybean and Corn Prices
September 12, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
The USDA's WASDE report increased yield and production expectations for corn and soybeans. Prices were volatile in the first moments of the release.
September 11 - Wheat Prices Slump A Day Ahead of WASDE Report
September 11, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat and soybean prices slumped today, just a day before the release of the WASDE report by the USDA. Only corn prices saw a slight uptick.
September 7 - Corn and Soy Markets Retreat In Anticipation of Bullish WASDE
September 07, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Markets are preparing for the USDA's release of the September WASDE report. Despite promises of there being bullish news, prices dropped today.
September 5 - Soybeans Surge after Allendale’s Bullish Call
September 05, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices and wheat prices bounced back after the weekend despite there being a selloff in U.S. equity markets.
September 1 - Corn Prices Start September in the Red
September 01, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Corn prices started September in the red, soybean prices were able to gain, and wheat prices were once again mixed in Chicago and Kansas City.
August 31 - Spring Wheat Prices Tumble In Reaction To Canadian Production Report
August 31, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Thursday concluded the Farm Progress Show. Soybean and corn prices were able to rally, but wheat prices were mixed once again.
August 29 - Corn Prices Slide Again After USDA Failed To Deliver Bearish News
August 29, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
North Korea impacted the markets today because of its ballistic missile test. On top of that, markets are still recovering from the impacts of Hurricane Harvey.
August 28 - Wheat Prices Reverse Ahead of USDA Progress Report
August 28, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
The old crop is coming to a close and the analysis of the crop tour and prepared for the release of the crop progress and quality report from the USDA. The impacts of Hurricane Harvey were felt across the market.
August 24 - Corn Prices Flat after Latest Crop Tour Results
August 24, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
The annual crop tour has been completed. Now it's time to analyze the numbers and see just how accurate was the USDA's WASDE report.
August 22 - Stronger Dollar Pressures Grain Prices
August 22, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
A strong U.S. dollar weakened grain prices today. Much of the market's attention is on the upcoming conference hosted by the Federal Reserve. People are hoping for some support in the falling wheat prices.
August 21 - Spring Wheat Prices Drop Double Digits
August 21, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices finished in the red today. Corn and soybean scouting began on Monday.
August 17 - Uptick in Buying Presses Soybeans Higher
August 17, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Talk of the solar eclipse dominated talks rather than the usual topic of soybean prices. Grain prices were mixed today due to the volatility index surging up to 24%.
August 14 - Spring Wheat Continue to Decline
August 14, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean and wheat prices fell once again today. This time, probably from bearish news regarding wet weather forecasts coming into play. The USDA also released its weekly crop progress report.
August 11 - Spring Wheat Falls Under $7.00
August 11, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices dipped again after higher quality wheat came out of the fields. Tensions between North Korea and the U.S. are being felt at crop prices. The WASDE report released yesterday sent the market into a selloff. Corn and soybean prices were able to jump back a bit from this.
August 10 - Soybean Prices Crater After WASDE Report
August 10, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
The USDA's WASDE report released Thursday sent corn, soy, and wheat prices into a downfall. The report estimated a downtick in corn yields and an uptick in soy yields.
August 9 - Grain Markets Rise Ahead of August WASDE Report
August 09, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
On Wednesday, the market saw increased corn prices in anticipation of the release of the WASDE report on Thursday. Wheat prices also increased due to expectations the USDA will reduce yield estimates.
August 8 - Spring Wheat Prices Rise, While Corn Slips
August 08, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
The anticipated WASDE report from the USDA will be released Thursday. And the markets reflected just that on Tuesday. Soybean prices saw a small uptick in price due to drought conditions forging onward. Corn prices dipped and wheat prices were across the board.
August 7 - Corn Prices Move Higher Ahead of USDA Crop Progress Report
August 07, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Drought conditions in the Northern Plaines region and parts of Iowa drove prices up for corn, soy, and wheat crops. The USDA crop progress report was also released on Monday.
August 4 - Corn Prices Rise Ahead of Next Week’s WASDE Report
August 04, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Corn prices were able to climb higher on Friday. In contrast, soybean prices hit a one-month low. Wheat prices were scattered in Chicago and Kansas City.
July 29 - July Corn and Wheat Prices In Review
July 29, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
A review of July included abnormal hot and dry weather, along with dipped canola and corn prices. Wheat experienced a volatile month of prices while soybean and oats prices started to climb.
July 27 - Grain Prices Rally on Quality and Yield Concerns
July 27, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Expectations from the USDA on yield esetimates influenced the market today. Corn and soybean prices were able to push higher. The focus for wheat, however was not on prices. Rather, everyone's attention was on the dry weather conditions and the poor quality of the crop.
July 25 - Weather Sinks Corn Prices Again
July 25, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Crop conditions fell again last week, so crop prices saw a steep downturn in prices on Tuesday. But even with this news, attention is still turned to the releases of the August WASDE report from the USDA.
July 24 - Corn Prices Fall as Weather Cools Down
July 24, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
The rains finally came this past weekend and the grain prices were feeling this relief on Monday. A huge fund selling campaign took place Monday as well. This was just before the USDA reported lower crop conditions.
July 20 - Weather Stress Pushes Corn Prices and Soy Prices Higher
July 20, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
The weaker U.S. dollar continued to push corn prices higher while investors wait for next week's Federal Reserve meeting. Not many people expect the reserve to increase interest rates. Instead, people are anxious about inflation and a possible rate increase in December.
July 19 - Corn Prices Rise as Temperatures Scorch Midwestern States
July 19, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Corn prices and soybean prices were buffered by the weakening U.S. dollar. Wheat prices continued to decrease due to the relentlessly hot, dry weather. When it comes to rebalancing trade, the Trump administration has a tricky battle on their hands.
July 17 - Corn Prices Fall on Weather Outlook
July 17, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
It wasn't a surprise China's economy grew faster than what analysts anticipated. Because of this news, Monday's markets were relatively flat. Grain prices experienced a decline as the hot weather starts to become an important factor.
July 14 - Corn Prices Bounce Back on Weaker U.S. Dollar
July 14, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
The U.S. dollar has hit its 10-month low. Good news for the markets though, as corn prices were able to push ahead. That's because a weaker U.S. dollar can benefit the exporting industries in agriculture from an increased demand.
July 13 - Crop Prices Hit By Another Selloff
July 13, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
The wet weather around the country effected market prices on Thursday. Corn, soy, and wheat prices all fell on the day after consistent momentum from earlier in the week.
July 12 - Corn Prices Slump After USDA Crop Report
July 12, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
The July WASDE report has already negatively impacted corn prices for Wednesday. Soybean and wheat prices didn't escape unscathed either. The USDA tore the market's attention away from the weather and towards the WASDE report.
July 11 - Corn Prices Dip, Soybean Prices Push Higher
July 11, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Tuesday's trading seemed to be focused on the weather factors. Corn prices ended up declining, but soybeans were able to make a comeback.
Grain Markets Today: July 10 - Corn and Soybean Ratings Fall Again
July 10, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Dry weather in the future forced corn prices to increase as traders focused on their short positions. But the corn quality is a different story. Soybean and wheat prices also experienced an increase in price.
July 7 - Soybean Futures Prices Pop Above $10
July 07, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices continued to climb a precariously high ladder thanks to weather concerns. Corn prices held solid for the day. Wheat prices in Chicago and Kansas City saw a decline.
Grain Markets Today - July 6, 2017
July 06, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Corn prices had their first decline in five sessions on Thursday. The USDA downgraded soybean crop conditions, causing prices to climb higher. Wheat prices saw a decrease similar to corn.
Grain Markets Today: July 5, 2017
July 05, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Hot weather expectations drove corn prices higher on Monday. Soybean prices experienced a similar effect from the weather. Wheat prices were all over and oil prices took a downturn.
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