December 05, 2018
Grain markets are slightly lower this morning with front-month contract soybean prices still holding on above $9 USD/bushel, levels not seen since August when there were some crop production concerns.
November 30, 2018
Soybean prices are leading grain prices higher this morning as the complex looks optimistically towards this weekend’s events at the G20 Summit in Argentina.
November 23, 2018
Except for canola prices trading on the ICE futures board, grain markets in the U.S. are only open for a few hours today because of the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday.
November 19, 2018
Grain prices this morning are mixed with soybeans and wheat values in the red, but oats futures are making double-digit gains after a positive finish last Friday.
November 16, 2018
Grain markets this morning are very quiet, despite more buzz about the trade war potentially ending, a new record for U.S. soybeans crush, and an update on the weather.
November 07, 2018
Grain markets this morning are mostly in the green ahead of tomorrow’s November WASDE and after last night’s U.S. mid-term elections.
October 24, 2018
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.
September 07, 2018
Grain markets are all in the red as the complex continues to have a losing first week of September.
September 01, 2018
As we’ve now turned the calendar over into September, the month of August ended with lentil prices back near their long-term averages.
August 16, 2018
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.
June 15, 2018
Grain markets continue to have one of its worst weeks as concerns of a trade war and declining grain exports are weighing heavy on the complex.
April 13, 2018
Grain markets this morning are mixed on this Friday the 13th as a myriad of factors are pushing prices around.
March 16, 2018
Grain markets this morning are mixed with corn prices giving up some of yesterday’s gains while soymeal prices are leading oilseeds higher.
January 12, 2018
Grain markets this morning are quietly mixed again, accounting for some bearish US grain export data yesterday before taking in the January WASDE report today at 12 noon eastern.
January 10, 2018
Grain markets this morning are mixed as the complex continues to weigh pre-WASDE report guesstimates, namely those in the exports and ending stocks columns for US corn and soybeans.
November 30, 2017
Today’s Breakfast Brief looks at how China continues to own the world's feed exports (especially barley), capturing the carry in cash grain prices, and how Brazil is updating its ethanol policy.
November 13, 2017
Today we look at soybean and canola prices, the various trade deals going on, and if there are any silver linings in the grain markets, namely pulses.
November 09, 2017
November soybean prices fell 12.75 cents after the USDA November WASDE report. The contract closed the day at $9.7525. That figure is about 25 cents lower than where the contract traded a day after the release of the October WASDE report.
October 18, 2017
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, 2017
Ukraine will produce over 26.5 million tonnes of wheat in 2017/18. More than two-thirds of it will get exported. In the past 20 years, only Russia has seen a stronger export program than Ukraine wheat.
October 10, 2017
August 07, 2017