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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 19 - Canola Prices on the Edge of Glory?
October 19, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mixed with soybean and canola prices up, corn and wheat prices ever so slightly in the red.
Oct 15 - Grain Markets Move on From the October WASDE
October 15, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are slightly in the red as the complex continues to work through the October WASDE numbers and into Harvest 2018 delays.
Oct 10 - Crop Progress Inches Along
October 10, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices this morning are slightly in the red as the complex factors in yesterday’s “slower” crop progress report and Thursday’s October WASDE.
Oct 9 - U.S. Wheat Exports Slowed by Dollar (or Something Else?)
October 09, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are slightly lower as the complex tries to factor a strong U.S. Dollar weigh on wheat exports, but not so much for corn.
Oct 2 - Slowing Crop Progress, Trade War
October 02, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are slightly in the red as the complex pulls back from the big gains made yesterday on slower crop progress and a new NAFTA being signed.
September 2018 Canola Prices Recap
October 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Canola prices finished the month in the green. Harvest pressures continue to complement concerns about the ongoing glut of canola oil.
September 2018 Winter Wheat Prices Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
October 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Winter wheat prices pushed lower as markets kept a close eye on production and inventory numbers around the globe.
September 2018 Spring Wheat Prices Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
October 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Spring wheat prices sank lower during September and finished in the red for the month. They are also 8% lower than at this time last year.
September 2018 Soybeans Prices Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
October 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Soybeans prices finished the month slightly in the green, but are 13% below prices at this time a year ago, thanks to ongoing trade spats.
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.
Sept 20 - StatsCan Gives (Usual) Bearish Surprise
September 20, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly down after yesterday’s day in the green; a bright spot amongst the bearish seasonality and ongoing trade battles.
Sept 14: September WASDE Makes Grain Markets Black Out
September 14, 2018 Brennan Turner
The USDA came out on Wednesday with its September WASDE report, which turned out to be one of the most bearish WASDE reports in recent memory, especially for corn and soybeans.
Sept 12 - Grain Markets Anticipate September WASDE
September 12, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are mixed this morning ahead of the September WASDE report coming out from the USDA at 12PM EST.
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.
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.
Sept 5 - Grain Markets See Volatile September Start
September 05, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices started September trading in the negative yesterday but are bouncing back this morning in a holiday-shortened trading week.
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 Flax Prices Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
September 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Flax prices in the month of August were slightly higher as the market started to pricing in a smaller Canadian crop and stronger exports.
August 2018 Oats Prices Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
September 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Oats prices through the end of August actually were higher as drought concerns in Canada & Australia weighed on the complex.
August 2018 Soybeans Prices Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
September 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Soybean prices continued to slide as seasonal growing season pressures complemented ongoing trade issues with NAFTA & China.
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 2018 Spring Wheat Prices Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
September 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
To end the month, spring wheat prices pushed higher on Russian export speculation and a smaller Canadian crop.
August 2018 Winter Wheat Prices Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
September 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Winter wheat prices in August were impacted by falling Canadian production, lower global stocks, and increasing pressure on European and Russian output and exports.
August 2018 Durum Prices Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
September 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Durum prices in August 2018 were impacted by contrasting harvest prospects in North America, while international trade remains contentious.
August 2018 Canola Prices Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
September 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Canola prices followed soybeans lower in August as concerns about U.S. trade relations with China continued to push pressure on the sectors.
August 2018 Chickpea Prices Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
September 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Chickpea prices continue to be under pressure as the market continues to price in big crops in India, Canada, and the US.
August 2018 Lentil Prices Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
September 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
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 2018 Pea Prices Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
September 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Pea prices in the month of August 2018 continued to be pressured by the North American harvest and ongoing trade troubles.
August 2018 Barley Prices Recap - FarmLead (GrainCents)
September 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Barley prices in August bucked the usual harvest-pressure trends and were able to maintain some decent strength, especially in feed markets.
Aug 30 - StatsCan Crop Production vs. Soybean Prices
August 30, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices are all in the green this morning as the complex continues its rebound amidst optimism a new NAFTA will appear by tomorrow.
August 29 - Wheat Prices Trying to Lead Late-August Rebound
August 29, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are mostly in the green this morning, led by wheat prices, as they try to rebound from another down day yesterday.
Aug 22 - Bearish Crop Tour Weighs on Grain Prices
August 22, 2018 Brennan Turner
Bearish crop tour numbers and debatable Russian wheat rumors are keeping grain markets in the red this morning.
Aug 20 - Canola Prices Returning to Grace?
August 20, 2018 Brennan Turner
Canola prices, along with soybeans, are starting the week higher, while the rest of the grain market sits in the red looking for their next bullish headline.
Aug 16 - Soybean Prices Continue Rollercoaster Ride
August 16, 2018 Brennan Turner
Soybean prices are leading the grain complex this morning, as the market rebounds from yesterday’s down day.
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.
July 2018 Barley Prices Recap
August 01, 2018 Sarah Bader
Barley prices slipped downwards during July 2018 as they faced typical seasonal price pressures amidst some great growing conditions.
July 2018 Canola Prices Recap
August 01, 2018 Sarah Bader
Canola prices dropped in July 2018 as crop conditions and downward pressure from soybeans impacted the value of canola.
July 2018 Spring Wheat Prices Recap
August 01, 2018 Sarah Bader
Spring wheat prices recovered by more than 14% in July 2018, as poor growing conditions increased production risk significantly.
July 2018 Soybeans Prices Recap
August 01, 2018 Sarah Bader
Soybean prices recovered ever so slightly in July 2018, although trade war talk is still having the most significant influence on markets.
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 2018 Durum Prices Recap
August 01, 2018 Sarah Bader
Durum prices slipped downwards during July, due to the likelihood of a bigger than expected North American 2018/19 durum crop.
July 2018 Chickpeas Prices Recap
August 01, 2018 Sarah Bader
Chickpeas prices dropped this month due to continued Indian tariffs on pulses and a large new crop of chickpeas in North America.
July 2018 Lentils Prices Recap
August 01, 2018 Sarah Bader
Lentils prices continued to suffer under strict Indian pulse tariffs. However, we expect India to return to the market in 2018/19.
July 2018 Oats Prices Recap
August 01, 2018 Sarah Bader
Oats prices held relatively steady during July 2018, as oats are one of the few crops that weren’t affected by trade war winds.
July 2018 Peas Prices Recap
August 01, 2018 Sarah Bader
Peas prices dipped lower this month due to the effects of seasonal price pressures and India's continued import tariffs on peas.
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 25 - Are We Seeing Artificial Grain Markets?
July 25, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are mostly in the green this morning, with only soybean prices and canola prices pulling back after yesterday’s bullish activity.
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 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 19 - Grain Markets Try to End Week in Green
July 19, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are mostly mixed this morning as the complex tries to finish the week in the green (which has been seemingly rare lately).
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 - Bearish Grain Markets News Finding a July Bottom?
July 16, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are in the red as slow-moving trade talks, strong crop conditions, and bearish technicals are driving bearish sentiment.
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 Oats Prices Recap
July 04, 2018 Brennan Turner
In June 2018, oats prices remained a lone bright spot, increasing in price by 7%. And for the quarter, they were up by 20%. More room yet?
June 2018 Winter Wheat Prices Recap
July 04, 2018 Brennan Turner
June 2018 saw both Hard and Soft Red Winter Wheat prices decline by 10% and 5%, respectively. Are the lows in or should catch a falling knife?
June 2018 Soybean Prices Recap
July 04, 2018 Brennan Turner
The month of June saw soybean prices decline by 16% thanks to ongoing U.S. trade tensions, and a good-looking crop thanks to decent weather.
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?
June 2018 Canola Prices Recap
July 04, 2018 Brennan Turner
Canola prices were down in June 2018, with a decrease of 4% month-over-month. Compared to a year ago, things are fairly similar though.
June 2018 Flax Prices Recap
July 04, 2018 Brennan Turner
Flax prices increased by 4% last month in June. Markets continue to be dominated by export flows and acreage - what should we expect next?
June 2018 Chickpeas Prices Recap
July 04, 2018 Brennan Turner
Chickpeas prices in the month of June were mostly lower: Kabuli chickpeas dropped 18%, while desi chickpeas prices remained unchanged.
June 2018 Pea Prices Recap
July 04, 2018 Brennan Turner
In June, pea prices were slightly lower: yellows were unchanged & green peas dropped by 2%; It's the year-over-year that's interesting though
June 2018 Lentil Prices Recap
July 04, 2018 Brennan Turner
Lentil prices are down across the board, losing about 3% - 5% in June 2018. Is there any upside of the lentil market at this point?
June 2018 Durum Prices Recap
July 04, 2018 Brennan Turner
Durum prices were steady in June 2018, down 1% in the month. Check out some of the factors that we're watching for our GrainCents readers.
June 2018 Spring Wheat Prices Recap
July 04, 2018 Brennan Turner
Hard red spring wheat prices in the month of June dropped by 19% in Minneapolis. Read up on what GrainCents readers are watching for next.
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 4: GrainCents Barley Sales Position Update
June 04, 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.
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 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 25 - Canola Prices Better Performing Than Soybeans?
May 25, 2018 Brennan Turner
Except for soy oil and canola prices, grain prices are mostly in the green this morning as the complex looks to rebound from yesterday.
What Will the Weather Bring This Summer for Farmers?
May 25, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
We break down what farmers can expect this summer, weather-wise. Then, we provide additional insight into managing grain in the summer.
May 24 - Grain Markets Following Lead of Wheat Prices
May 24, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are all in the green as a few different areas of bullish activity are supporting higher prices.
May 22 - Have Soybeans Been Saved from Armageddon?
May 22, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are mostly in the green this morning, especially driven by optimism in soybeans that more sensible thoughts are prevailing in Beijing and Washington.
May 17: GrainCents Flax Sales Position Update
May 17, 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.
May 17 - Grain Markets Divided on Rains
May 17, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are in the green as the complex tries to rebound from what as a down day for most crops.
May 15 - Crop Progress Surprises to the Upside
May 15, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are mostly in the green this morning, despite a crop progress report that showed a lot of acres in America got planted last week.
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 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.
Live WASDE Report: May 2018 WASDE Recap 
May 10, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Today, we're providing live analysis of the May 2018 WASDE report. Check out our quick reactions to the May WASDE report.
May 10 - Big May WASDE Heads for Grain Markets
May 10, 2018 Brennan Turner
Today’s May WASDE is eagerly awaited by grain markets as it’ll give us the first view of 2018/19 crop production.
May 8 - Putting Today’s Grain Markets in Perspective
May 08, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly in the green as the complex tries to rebound from yesterday’s sell-off.
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 Chickpeas Prices Recap
May 02, 2018 Adrian Uzea
Chickpeas prices continue to face bearish headwinds as we transitioned from March into April and now into May.
April 2018 Lentils Prices Recap
May 02, 2018 Adrian Uzea
Lentils prices were affected by the Indian government interfering in the pulse markets, as well as the impact of India’s monsoon.
April 2018 Barley Prices Recap
May 02, 2018 Adrian Uzea
The outlook for barley prices was bullish in April, at least when it comes to feed barley prices. In Western Canada, it did extremely well!
April 2018 Durum Wheat Prices Recap
May 02, 2018 Adrian Uzea
Durum wheat prices seemed to act in slow motion this month as new significant demand or supply news created market-moving activity.
April 2018 Oats Prices Recap
May 02, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
There was little news to report for most of the month but oats prices were volatile with the rest of the market.
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 - 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 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 20th: GrainCents Peas Sales Position Update
April 20, 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.
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 - Grain Markets Stage Turnaround Tuesday
April 17, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are all in the green as the complex tries to recover from yesterday’s sell-off as bears took over and bulls hit the sidelines.
April 16 - Wheat Prices Lead Grain Complex Lower
April 16, 2018 Brennan Turner
Wheat prices are leading the grain markets lower this morning on ideas of rains helping the US crop emerging.
April 10 - Today’s WASDE Resets Grain Markets Goalposts
April 10, 2018 Brennan Turner
Today’s WASDE isn’t expected to show many fireworks, but grain markets are mostly lower ahead of it.
April 9 - USDA’s April WASDE Overshadowed by China
April 09, 2018 Brennan Turner
Despite a usually uneventful April WASDE coming out tomorrow, April 10, grain markets are giddy and in the green this morning.
Let's Take a Step Back from the Trade War Tantrums
April 07, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
China and the United States has engaged in a massive game of chicken, one that presents a lose-lose scenario for consumers in both countries. Especially US soybeans farmers and Chinese livestock producers (and in turn, the Chinese consumer)
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 4 - Soybean Prices Plunge as China and USA Play Chicken
April 04, 2018 Brennan Turner
Soybean prices are leading grain markets lower this morning as China announced import taxes on 106 products, including soybeans.
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.
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 27th: GrainCents Canola Sales Position Update
March 27, 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.
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 26 - Gearing Up for USDA’s Prospective Plantings
March 26, 2018 Brennan Turner
Ahead of Thursday’s Prospective Plantings report from the USDA, grain markets are mixed, being also cognizant of the heightened geopolitical risk.
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 20 - Grain Markets Seeing Red
March 20, 2018 Brennan Turner
With rains falling in drier places, grain markets saw a significant sell-off yesterday but are trying to rebound this morning and are mostly in the green.
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 9th: GrainCents Barley Sales Position Update
March 09, 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.
March 7th: GrainCents Canola Sales Position Update
March 07, 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.
March 5 - For Grain Markets, Trade Trumps Weather
March 05, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are cautiously mixed this morning as trade war talk is trumping a dissipating amount of bullish weather headlines.
Spring Wheat Prices Flat in February
March 01, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Spring wheat prices couldn't keep up with winter wheat prices in Kansas City. Here's our recap of what spring wheat prices did in February.
February Recap of Winter Wheat Prices
March 01, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Winter wheat prices surged in February thanks to growing concerns about crop quality and ongoing drought across the United States.
February 2018 Canola Prices Recap
March 01, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
May canola prices pushed back to levels not seen since early December as the market followed global soybean prices higher.
Oats Prices Fall Flat During February 2018
March 01, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
February oats prices were marked with little shift in price direction there were certainly a few headlines that could impact values in March.
March 1st: GrainCents Barley Sales Position 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.
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.
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 2018 Durum Prices Recap
March 01, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Durum prices couldn't replicate the success of winter wheat prices in February as there were a few negative influencing factors for the cereal
February 28 - Recognizing Undertones in Soybean Prices
February 28, 2018 Brennan Turner
Soybean prices are leading the grain market again this morning, with winter wheat prices not far behind, thanks to ongoing drought concerns.
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 - 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 - Acreage, Weather Keep Bulls in Charge
February 23, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are again in the green as new forecasts for acreage and weather are keeping the bulls in charge.
February 21st: GrainCents Canola Sales Position Update
February 21, 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.
The Most Important Thing You Can Do Before Plant 2018
February 20, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
With planting season right around the corner, there's more geopoltical AND grain price risk on the table than ever before. What's one to do?
February 20 - Weather Loosening Grip on Grain Markets?
February 20, 2018 Brennan Turner
After a three-day weekend, grain markets opened up in the green on Monday night, driven largely by soybeans as a result of limited rains yet again in Argentina.
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 - Grain Bulls Love the Weather
February 14, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly in the red as the complex pulls back after two bullish days of trading on Monday and Tuesday.
February 12 - Soy Complex Pushes Grain Markets into the Green
February 12, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are all in the green this morning, led by the soy complex (namely soymeal) as it’s been suggested that Argentina didn’t get enough of a weekend rain that it needed.
February 6 - Grain Markets Grasping at Straws
February 06, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly in the green with the focus on the potential for precipitation in North AND South American main grain-growing regions and grain stocks.
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!
February 1 - Can Grain Prices Press Higher?
February 01, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are mostly all in the red this morning as the market continues to pull back from Tuesday’s double-digit move in most crops.
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: GrainCents Winter Wheat Sales Position Update
January 31, 2018 Sarah Bader
This post serves as a timestamp on current GrainCents sales positions. Also included is our rationale for the GrainCents crop sales position.
January 29 - Dryness Leads Wheat Prices, Grain Markets Higher
January 29, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are being led higher this morning by wheat prices and soybean prices, as dryness concerns are helping recover from Friday's profit-taking.
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 24 - GrainCents Soybeans Sales Position Update
January 24, 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.
January 24 - Are the Grain Trade Winds Changing?
January 24, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are trying to climb higher this morning with oil prices on a lower US Dollars. Trade winds are swirling though as NAFTA negotiations continue but the Trans-Pacific Partnership has been resurrected. 
January 23 - Soybean Prices Driving Grain Markets
January 23, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are relatively mixed (but still driving by soybean prices) as the market slows down from some of the short-covering activity seen the last few trading sessions.
January 22 - Grain Markets Heating Up the Bears vs Bulls Battle
January 22, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly in the green as North and South American weather premium are supporting the complex.
January 19 - Grain Markets Starting to Track Higher?
January 19, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly in the green in a bit of a risk-off feeling with the US Dollar slightly slower, and equity markets higher.
January 18 - Hitting the Reset Button on Grain Sales
January 18, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mixed again, with corn giving up some of yesterday's losses while wheat tries to extend their gains. Canola prices are up on some political factors in Europe that we need to dig in to.
January 17 - Grain Markets Looking to Demand, South America
January 17, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are quietly mixed again, with oilseeds lower and wheat recovering some of its losses from the past few days as weather premium and export hopes pick up.
GrainCents 2018 Malt, Feed Barley Prices Outlook
January 15, 2018 Brennan Turner
While malt barley prices are on the decline, feed barley is on the ups! Is 2018 going to be a year where this new trend continues? GrainCents digs in.
January 12 - It's the Final Countdown (to the January WASDE)
January 12, 2018 Brennan Turner
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 11 - Grain Markets Gear Up for January WASDE
January 11, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are quietly mixed with oilseeds higher and wheat lower as the complex prepares for tomorrow's January WASDE, out at 12 noon eastern.
GrainCents 2018 Lentil Prices, Market Outlook
January 10, 2018 Brennan Turner
After another year of values on the decline, is 2018 going to be the year that lentils are going to stabilize and/or increase? GrainCents digs in.
GrainCents 2018 Oats Prices, Market Outlook
January 10, 2018 Brennan Turner
Oats prices have pulled back a bit in the past weeks. Is there any bullish optimism for 2018? Garrett Baldwin explores in our Graincents 2018 Oats Outlook
January 9 - Contrarian Views Ahead of WASDE?
January 09, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain futures are mixed this morning as contrasting weather in South and North America are driving the markets ahead of this Friday's WASDE report.
January 8 - Grain Markets Trying to Find New Years Legs
January 08, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grains aren't finding its Monday legs after last week's hot start. A bearish market outlook ahead of this Friday's WASDE is mostly to blame
GrainCents 2018 Durum Prices, Market Outlook
January 07, 2018 Brennan Turner
There is certainly some North American dryness concerns for the durum market going into 2018/19 growing season. Does it matter though? GrainCents explores.
GrainCents 2018 Spring Wheat Prices, Market Outlook
January 07, 2018 Brennan Turner
2017 provided us exactly one major selling opportunity in spring wheat. Should we expect more or less in 2018? GrainCents explores.
GrainCents 2018 Soybean Prices, Market Outlook
January 07, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices have been negatively impacted by large pipeline supply. Will 2018 see less production & more demand? Graincents explores.
GrainCents 2018 Winter Wheat Prices, Market Outlook
January 07, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Winter wheat markets saw some turmoil in 2017 thanks to Russia. With US acres at 100 year low, is 2018 going to be the year that we reverse the lower price trend?
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
GrainCents 2018 Market Outlook for Canola Prices
January 05, 2018 Brennan Turner
As we discussed in our 2017 review of canola prices and market structure last week, there were some good opportunities to cash in big time in canola. But 2017 is over and done with.
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 - Winter Wheat Driving the Bus
January 03, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets are mostly in the green following yesterday's activity, led by winter wheat, on weather concerns in both North and South America.
January 2 - In With New 2018 Grain Markets
January 02, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets ended 2017 with some bullish headlines that could support a jumpstart to the 2018 trading year.
2017 Oats Market in Review
December 31, 2017 Brennan Turner
Oats prices started out 2017 relatively decently and then saw some weather premium support values in mid-summer, have since pulled back.
2017 Winter Wheat Markets Review
December 30, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
2017 winter wheat market was characterized by one main player, and it wasn't the United States. Can you guess?
2017 Spring Wheat Prices, Market Review
December 29, 2017 Brennan Turner
Spring wheat prices didn't find a huge amount of activity over 2017 except for the summer months. Why are we back where we started?
2017 Field Peas Market in Review
December 29, 2017 Brennan Turner
2017 for pea prices pulled back from the record action in 2016. Further, new government policies have severely impact prospects.
2017 Garbanzos / Chickpeas Market in Review
December 29, 2017 Brennan Turner
2017 for chickpeas prices seemed to be all about the record opportunity, but there's another record happening in India you need to know.
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 20 - New Bearish Pressures for Grain Prices
December 20, 2017 Brennan Turner
With grain markets slowing down ahead of the holiday season, grain prices are also feeling the bearish pressure of smaller volume/trading activity and less bullish headlines out of South America.
Dec 7 - StatsCan Brings Back Bearish Tone To Grain Prices
December 07, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today’s Breakfast Brief looks at yesterday's StatsCan update to Canadian production estimates, effects of the monsoon in Australia, and South American weather premiums coming into the market.
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.
Grain Marketing Just Got Easier (and Now Makes More Sense)
December 06, 2017 Brennan Turner
Grain marketing is not easy. In fact, most farmers I talk to say that it’s the thing they enjoy least about farming. At the core of it, grain marketing is basically managing a bunch of assets. Whether it’s shares in Microsoft or bushels of corn, these things have a monetary value which can go up or down.
September 23 - Quick Policy Premiums
September 23, 2016 Brennan Turner
Today we look at premium being paid for specialty crops and pulses, in addition to what Canada might've given up to China for a canola deal. Do you think Trudeau gave up too much?
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