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Nov 16 - The Effects of Weather, Trade War Ending
November 16, 2018 Brennan Turner
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.
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 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 19: Grain Prices Rally on Technical Buying
September 19, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices pushed higher Wednesday thanks to technical buying. Soybean prices bounced off multiyear lows to increase by roughly 2%.
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.
September 6: Wheat Futures Drop with September WASDE in Sight
September 06, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat futures were in the red again, falling more than 1% as markets prepare for the upcoming September WASDE report.
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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.
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 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 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.
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.
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 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.
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 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 2018 Soybean Prices Recap
May 02, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
For soybean prices, April 2018 will be remembered for its trade war talk and wild projections on soybean acreage.
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 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 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: 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.
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 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.
March 2018 Soybean Prices Recap
April 01, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
It was a wild month for soybean traders watching the big board in Chicago. Soybean prices cratered leading up to the final days of March.
March 9 - Grain Prices Pull Back From Boring WASDE
March 09, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices this morning are pretty much all in the red as speculative capital heads for the exits after a boring WASDE report yesterday.
March 7 - Taking Stock of WASDE Expectations, Prices
March 07, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly in the red as the complex positions itself for tomorrow's WASDE report, out at noon EST.
Soybean Prices Hit Seven-Month High in February
March 01, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices pushed to seven-month highs last month. Ongoing dryness across Argentina and Brazilian harvest delays have supported premiums
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 22 - Soybean Production (and Price) Potential
February 22, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain prices are trading mostly sideways as the complex prepares for some US acreage forecasts out from the USDA later today, as well as factoring updated soybean production forecasts from Argentina.
February 21 - Grain Prices Rally Starting to Slow Down?
February 21, 2018 Brennan Turner
Grain markets this morning are mostly quiet as fresh bullish news is and money managers have covered their short positions.
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: Soybean Prices Surge on Tuesday
February 06, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Argentina fueled a pop in soybean prices once again with its weather forecast. Despite expectations last week that the parched land would see a drink, those forecasts were premature.
February 5: Grain Prices Avoid Epic Rout on the Dow Jones
February 05, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices retreated in Chicago as traders eyed the weather forecast. U.S. winter wheat crops have been facing significant drought conditions over the winter. Forecasts show that rain and snow are coming. In addition, the U.S. dollar has strengthened in the wake of Friday’s positive jobs report.
January 26: Wheat Prices Rally Friday
January 26, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices popped Friday, while soybeans slumped. The reason: The USDA reported drastically different export figures for wheat and soybeans
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 18: Wheat Prices Find Small Gains Thursday
January 18, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
In Chicago, the Great Thaw of 2018 continued. Wheat prices and soybean prices ticked higher ahead of tomorrow's export reports. Meanwhile, grain traders across all complexes digested revised numbers from the International Grains Council. Here's your daily recap from the Chicago Board of Trade.
January 12 - Wheat Prices Slump after January WASDE Report
January 12, 2018 Garrett Baldwin
The USDA surprised traders with a big jump in wheat inventory levels. What else did the January WASDE report reveal? We tackle that question.
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.
2018 Grain Market Outlook with Naomi Blohm
January 05, 2018 Megan Perrero
FarmLead spoke with Senior Marketing Adviser Naomi Blohm to get her take on the grain market outlook for 2018 and how to be most successful.
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.
Grain Prices Mixed Ahead of Winter Weather
December 20, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
While it may not be a White Christmas across the Midwest, rest assured that it will be a cold one. Best to wrap yourself in a blanket, pull up the cocoa for our daily recap of grain prices from the Chicago Board of Trade. 
December 14 - Raising Grain Markets Expectations
December 14, 2017 Brennan Turner
Today’s Breakfast Brief looks at grain markets expectations going forward with an interest rate increase, some new wheat trade statistics, and the most important areas of South America that you need to know as it relates to soybean production.
Angie Setzer: Russia a Big Challenge to Grain Prices in 2018
December 06, 2017 Megan Perrero
As FarmLead expands its content channel in the weeks ahead, we will speak with thought leaders across the agricultural space to provide our readership unbiased access to read actionable insight. Following the Executive Women in Agriculture Conference in Chicago last week, I had a chance to catch up with Angie Setzer, Vice President of Grain for Citizens Elevator in Charlotte, Michigan.
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 9: The November WASDE Report Hammers Soybean Prices
November 09, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
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. 
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 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.
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 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 17 - Corn Prices and Soybean Prices Sink Again
October 17, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices saw another decline today. Despite the Dow-Jones hitting an all-time high, the grain markets are leaning to a more bullish side.
October 16 - Soybean Prices Fall as Traders Take Profits off the Table
October 16, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices fell today. This could because supply is expected to be a record high this year.
What to Do if You Missed the Rally in Soybean Prices
October 16, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean prices continue to climb. The surprising announcement fueled a buying frenzy on Thursday and Friday. The front-month November contract jumped above $10.00 for the first time since Aug. 1. Since Thursday’s open, November prices have increased by a little more than 35 cents.
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 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 25 - Wheat Prices Rally, Soybeans Slump
September 25, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Wheat prices made some gains while corn and soybean prices remained stagnant. The markets were unphased with the political turmoil happening globally.
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 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 6 - Prices Push Higher at Chicago Board of Trade
September 06, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
All grain prices saw an uptick today. This comes a day after the USDA released its weekly crop progress report.
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 23 - A Farm Crop Tour of Averages
August 23, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Markets were relatively flat on Wednesday as people wait for news on the annual crop tour. So far, the tour hasn't revealed many variations from the USDA reports.
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 18 - Friday’s Update from the Chicago Board of Trade
August 18, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
The 2017 crop tour starts next week. Global markets relaxed a bit after Steve Bannon announced he'd be resigning. The CBEO Volatility Index fell by 15% and markets were upped thanks to strong consumer sentiment reading.
August 16 - Soybean Prices Tick Higher, Exports in Focus
August 16, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Focus turned to the release of minutes from the July meeting with the Federal Reserve. The bank can't decide if they want to raise interest rates again. They're also worried about inflation. Despite promises of improved crop conditions, for some the rain came too late.
August 15 - Soybean Prices Slide on Wet Weather Expectations
August 15, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Grain prices slumped on Tuesday as more rain pushes into the forecast. Improved crop conditions also influenced the markets. A strong U.S. dollar also pushed down prices.
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 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.
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 26 - Selloff Ends with Money Manager Buying
July 27, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Soybean and corn prices saw the first uptick of the week on Wednesday. However yield expectations, specifically in wheat, are still in focus. Crop prices saw a slight downturn due to the Federal Reserve holding interest rates in place. Many are concerned with where inflation is going.
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 18 - Corn Prices Rise as Dollar Continues to Slide
July 18, 2017 Garrett Baldwin
Corn prices and soybean prices climbed higher on Tuesday thanks to the endless dry heat and a sliding U.S. dollar. And the possibility of the Trump administration pushing through on tax reform isn't doing anything to stabilize the markets.
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 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 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 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.
Getting Handcuffed (Or Why You Shouldn't Have Been)
June 26, 2017 Brennan Turner
Heading into the last week of June before traders take a breather over the July long weekend, markets are prepping for what will be a significant reporting week.
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