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Nov 28 - Grain Prices Following Volatile Geopolitical Risk
November 28, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices this morning are slightly in the green as the bargain buying from yesterday seems to be following into today’s trading ahead of the G20 Summit in Argentina.
Nov 19 - Are Grain Prices Finally on the Lows?
November 19, 2018 Brennan Turner
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.
Oct 31 - Global Crop Progress Spook Grain Prices
October 31, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly in the red as the complex is factoring in crop progress picking up speed around the world, on both planting and harvest fronts.
Oct 26 - Are Wheat Exports Worth Noting (or Not)?
October 26, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices are all in the green this morning as the complex looks to rebound from yesterday’s down day that saw only good sales in wheat exports.
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.
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.
Sept 26 - Grain Markets Eye Wetter Harvest 2018
September 26, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly in the green is a complex is factoring in some less-than-ideal harvest weather across North America.
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.
Sept 11 - Any Surprises in the September WASDE?
September 11, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices this morning are slightly in the green as, with the September WASDE released tomorrow, traders are jockeying for position
GrainCents Grain Sales Recommendations Methodology
September 11, 2018 Brennan Turner
What is the methodology for the grain sales recommendations by GrainCents for making more cents per bushel? What does GrainCents measure off?
Sept 7 - Grain Markets Uneasy Ahead of WASDE
September 07, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are all in the red as the complex continues to have a losing first week of September.
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
Aug 21 - 2018 US Crop Progress vs. ProFarmer Crop Tour
August 21, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices are all in the red this morning as the complex gives up recent gains despite some slight crop progress report data improvements.
Aug 15 - Grain Prices Fall on Profit-Taking
August 15, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices are pulling back from their day in the green yesterday, as profits are being taken off the table.
Aug 14 - Grain Markets Try to Rebound from WASDE
August 14, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly in the green with canola prices following soyoil as the only two players in the red.
Aug 3 - Grain Prices Have Busy Start to August
August 03, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices are mostly all in the green this morning as the market continues to price in weather and fresh trade risks.
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.
Aug 1 - Grain Markets Weigh Weather vs Trade War
August 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are mixed this morning as they weigh some negative weather across ongoing trade war risk.
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 20 - Grain Prices (Finally) Finding Weather Premiums
July 20, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices this morning are all in the green, led by wheat prices, as hot weather is (finally) adding some premium to the complex.
July 17 - Is Something Happening to Soybean Prices?
July 17, 2018 Brennan Turner
Soybean prices ended in the green yesterday and acting similarly this morning as the grain markets complex is all in the positive.
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 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.
July 11 - Grain Prices Trying to Catch a Falling Knife
July 11, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices this morning continue to drive lower as new trade war volleys make it even tougher to catch a falling knife.
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 25 - Wheat Prices Lead Grain Markets Lower
June 25, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are all in the red this morning, led by wheat prices, as the broader market continues to try to price in the risk of a global trade war.
June 22 - Grain Markets Catching a Break
June 22, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly in the green as the complex continues to claw back from the lows established earlier this week.
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 15 - Trade, Grain Exports Entering Twilight Zone
June 15, 2018 Brennan Turner
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.
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.
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 Flax Prices Recap
June 01, 2018 Sarah Bader
Flax prices through the month of May saw a little bit of strength as prices on the FarmLead Marketplace hit yearly highs.
May 2018 Peas Prices Recap
June 01, 2018 Sarah Bader
Peas prices over May did fluctuate a bit but ended the month basically where it began. Compared to a year ago, yellow peas prices are down about 25%!
May 2018 Chickpeas Prices Recap
June 01, 2018 Sarah Bader
Chickpeas prices trended sideways to lower over the past month as a record crop in India and expected larger supplies in 2018/19 helped bears.
May 2018 Lentils Prices Recap
June 01, 2018 Sarah Bader
For the month of May, a bearish tinge hung over the head of lentils prices. Again. Read up on what could push lentils prices higher again.
May 2018 Durum Wheat Prices Recap
June 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
The outlook for durum was neutral this past month. GrainCents readers learned about falling Italian demand, and rising African demand for Canadian durum.
May 2018 Spring Wheat Prices Recap
June 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Spring wheat prices pushed higher thanks to delays in planting, quality concerns, and questions about the weather heading into the summer.
May 2018 Winter Wheat Prices Recap
June 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
This month, winter wheat prices found solid gains thanks to ongoing concerns about weather, crop quality, and available supply.
May 2018 Oats Prices Recap
June 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Oats prices finished the month of May largely flat, due to ongoing weather concerns across the United States and Canada.
May 2018 Soybeans Prices Recap
June 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
May 2018 concluded with a selloff of soybean prices and left contracts largely where they began on the first day of the month
May 2018 Canola Prices Recap
June 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Canola prices moved sideways this month but the overall trend is up. Factors to watch include the size of the US crop, high protein canola, and weather.
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 30 - Crop Progress, Trump Crush Bullish Run
May 30, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices are in the red this morning as the sell-off in the complex that started late yesterday afternoon continues.
May 29 - Grain Markets Glowing Green
May 29, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets woke up after the Memorial Day long weekend in the US and are all in the green thanks to ongoing drought concerns!
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 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 11 - May WASDE Sets the Playing Field for 2018/19
May 11, 2018 Brennan Turner
Yesterday’s May WASDE produced some relatively bullish numbers but grain prices are all lower heading into the weekend.
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 3 - Grain Prices Weigh Weather, Politics
May 03, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices this morning are mostly in the red as the market weighs weather risk and a slower planting pace against geopolitical tensions.
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 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 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 6 - Grain Markets Uneasy Again With More Trump Tariffs
April 06, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are all in the red this morning as we’re seeing a bit of a Friday sell-off to cap off a volatile week.
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.
March 27 - Grain Prices Climb on Lower Trade Risk
March 27, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices are mostly in the green as the broader market is feeling less concerned about a US-China trade war happening.
March 23 - Grain Prices Sit in Shadow of Trade War
March 23, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices are all taking a heavy hit this morning as the grain market deals with effects of a trade war between China and America.
March 22 - Grain Prices Go Green on Lower US Dollar
March 22, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices this morning are mostly in the green, as we’ve faced an up and down week with many fresh headlines fighting for attention.
March 15 - Grain Prices Remain Volatile at Mid-Month
March 15, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices this morning are all in the green as the market rebounds from yesterday’s down day. Will this trend of up and down continue?
March 13 - Grain Prices "Buy the Dip"
March 13, 2018 Brennan Turner
After three straight sessions of posting lower closes, grain prices this morning are back in the green.
New GrainCents Expert Gives Your Grain Marketing More Punch
March 12, 2018 Brennan Turner
If the brain power of Brennan and Garrett weren’t enough grain marketing expertise, we have now added Adrian Uzea to our GrainCents team.
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 6 - Ahead of WASDE, Grains Take Bullish Break
March 06, 2018 Brennan Turner
Ahead of the WASDE, grain prices this morning are barely in the red as the complex pulls back from yesterday's gains, despite a weaker USD.
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.
March 1 - Watching for Next Clues in Grain Markets
March 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are mostly in the red this morning with canola prices and soybean prices the only members of the complex in the green.
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 - 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 5 - A Feeble Start to February Grain Markets
February 05, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly in the red as the complex continues to sell off with the broader equity and commodity markets. Only ethanol and livestock prices are in the green!
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 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 16 - Soybean Prices Snap Higher in Chicago
January 16, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices pushed higher thanks to the bullish news in the crush business. Here's what else moved grain prices on Friday.
January 10 - Grain Prices Weigh WASDE, Market Outlooks
January 10, 2018 Brennan Turner
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.
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.
Letter to Grainews: Grain Price Discovery in Post-CWB World Shouldn't Be Hard
January 08, 2018 John From
Before Christmas, Brian Wittal of Grainews discussed tougher grain price discovery in the post-CWB world. We have a fix for that though.
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 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.
December 13 - Weak December WASDE = Weak Grain Prices
December 13, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today’s Breakfast Brief reviews the USDA's weak December WASDE report , and then discusses where grain prices can go from here. 
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.
November 30 - Locking in Barley Exports, Grain Prices
November 30, 2017 Brennan Turner
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 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.
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 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 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 15 - Soybean Prices Rise on Stronger Crush Figures
November 15, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
A wild day in Chicago saw grain prices swing in different directions. Soybean prices received a nice bump thanks to a stronger-than-expected crush figure, while wheat prices whipped lower due to ongoing global price pressures.
November 9 - Forget the WASDE; Is A Trade War Starting?
November 09, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today's FarmLead Breakfast Brief looks at the bump in spring wheat prices and what we'll be watching for in today's November WASDE report. We also explore some of the broader winds of trade happening, especially in India, China, and Russia. 
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 - 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 - 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 - 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.
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 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 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.
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 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 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 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.
May 31 - Volatile Parades
May 31, 2016 Brennan Turner
Today's Breakfast Brief looks at the lack of weather premium in wheat, the hope for Mother Nature to turn off the rain, and whether or not you should be managing some risk of your grain prices.
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