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Morning Calls & Comments (9/15)
Corn, soybean futures steady-firmer as USDA resumes weekly export reports; wheat fades from two-month high.
September 15, 2022
Corn, Soybean Futures Fall Again
Corn, soybean futures fall second day amid concern over potential U.S. rail strike; winter wheat ends at two-month highs.
September 14, 2022
Corn, Soybeans End Lower but. . .
Corn, soybeans end lower but still near two-month highs; hog futures near four-week high on ideas of cash rebound.
September 13, 2022
Futures Mixed; Trade Awaits USDA Reports
Corn and wheat futures were lower overnight, while soybeans traded mildly higher ahead of USDA’s Crop Production and Supply and Demand reports at 11 a.m. CT today.
September 12, 2022
Big Gains to End the Week
Corn futures post third straight weekly gain as market awaits USDA reports; wheat hits two-month high, soybeans stronger.
September 9, 2022
Grain, Soybean Futures Mixed
Grain, soybean futures mixed as traders watch Ukraine, wait for USDA crop production updates.
September 8, 2022
China Pork Imports Expected to Decline in 2023
USDA’s attaché in China expects the country’s pork production to increase 1 MMT to 53 MMT, which would remain below pre-African swine fever levels but be in line with consumer demand.
September 8, 2022
Soybeans Fall to Three-Week Low
Soybeans fall to three-week low on crude oil plunge, demand concerns; corn lower, SRW posts eight-week high.
September 7, 2022
Australia Expects Another Large Wheat Crop
Australia’s wheat production is forecast to be the second highest ever at 32.2 MMT, according to the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES)
September 6, 2022
China Aggressively Booking Soybeans
Chinese firms have booked at least 40 cargoes of soybeans from the U.S., Brazil and Argentina in the past two weeks alone, Bloomberg reports, citing people familiar with the transactions.
September 2, 2022
Soybean Futures Extend Sell-Off
Soybean futures extend sell-off as China lockdown fuels recession concerns; corn, wheat also drop sharply.
September 1, 2022
U.S. Diesel Prices are Back Above $5
Low inventories sent the national average diesel price in the U.S. back above $5, the first weekly price increase in more than two months.
August 31, 2022
Soybean Futures Drop Sharply
Soybean futures drop sharply after USDA crop ratings top expectations, corn and wheat also lower.
August 30, 2022
December Corn Posts Two-Month High
December corn posts two-month high as Pro Farmer estimates U.S. crop at three-year low; soybeans lower, wheat up sharply.
August 29, 2022
Corn Futures Gain 7th Straight Session
December corn rose a seventh consecutive session and remains near a two-month high amid concern Midwest heat will curtail production, with Pro Farmer Crop Tour results indicating smaller crop prospects in western Iowa.
August 25, 2022
2022 Crop Tour Finds Lower Potential in SD and OH
Today, scouts on the eastern leg of the Tour will sample routes from Noblesville, Indiana to Bloomington, Illinois, and scouts on the western leg will sample southeast Nebraska and Iowa.
August 23, 2022