January 6 – Grain Markets 2017: What’s to Come?

FarmLead Breakfast Brief Friday, January 6th, 2017 “The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written. We can help write that story by setting goals.” – Melody Beattie (US author) Good Morning! At 7:15 AM CDT

Dec 23 – Grain Markets 2016: Not An Exact Science

FarmLead Breakfast Brief Friday, December 23rd, 2016 “There are in fact two things, science and opinion; the former begets knowledge, the later ignorance.” – Hippocrates (Ancient Greek physician) Good Morning! At 7:00 AM CDT in the North American futures markets (*not cash prices*):

Dec 7 – Friendly Musical Chairs?

FarmLead Breakfast Brief Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 “The facts are always friendly, every bit of evidence one can acquire, in any area, leads one that much closer to what is true.” – Carl Rogers (US psychologist) Good Morning! At 6:13 AM CDT

Dec 6 – Unfounded Expectations

FarmLead Breakfast Brief Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 “If someone’s criticism is completely unfounded on data, then I don’t want to hear it. It doesn’t hold up to scrutiny.” – Tim Ferriss (US author) Good Morning! At 6:03 AM CDT in the North American

September 20 – Why The Wait?

In today’s Breakfast Brief we look at Egypt’s wheat policy, pulse estimates in India, USDA Crop Progress Report results and selling your low-quality grain.  “If you spend your whole life waiting for the storm, you’ll never enjoy the sunshine.” – Morris

May 31 – Volatile Parades

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.