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DTN Grain Close: Scattered Showers Send Markets Lower

DTN Grain Close: Scattered Showers Send Markets Lower

👤From DTN/Telvent 🕔Aug 21, 2017

Corn and soybeans closed lower as widely scattered showers brought help to row crops around the central and western Midwest on Monday. Chicago and K.C. wheat fell to new contract lows and continue to have a difficult time finding support

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Grain Markets: Assessing the Prospects for 2017 Corn Production

Grain Markets: Assessing the Prospects for 2017 Corn Production

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois Ag Economist 🕔Aug 21, 2017

The August Crop Production report surprised many market observers by forecasting 2017 corn production at 14.153 billion bushels. In particular, the corn yield forecast of 169.5 bushels per acre came under scrutiny due to higher than expected yield forecasts in

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DTN Grain Midday: Wheat, Corn Lead Lower

DTN Grain Midday: Wheat, Corn Lead Lower

👤By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔Aug 21, 2017

Trade is lower at midday, led by wheat and corn. CORN Corn trade is 4 to 5 cents lower at midday to open the week with trade chopping lower as rain works across Iowa this morning, and with crop tours

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DTN Grain Close: Soybean Oil Gives Soybean Prices a Lift

DTN Grain Close: Soybean Oil Gives Soybean Prices a Lift

👤From DTN/Telvent 🕔Aug 18, 2017

November soybeans ended up 4 3/4 cents on a quiet day of trading where the most excitement came from a $0.42 gain in December soybean oil. December corn ended up 1 1/2 cents with traders waiting to see how next

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Growmark Enters Joint Grain Marketing Venture with Chinese Company

Growmark Enters Joint Grain Marketing Venture with Chinese Company

👤From a Press Release 🕔Aug 18, 2017

The nation’s second largest farmer cooperative, Growmark, has entered into a joint grain marketing venture with China’s COFCO International Limited (CIL). The partnership includes joint ownership and operation of the barge, truck and rail terminal at Cahokia, Ill., with frontage on the Mississippi

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DTN Grain Midday: More Slow, Mixed Trade

DTN Grain Midday: More Slow, Mixed Trade

👤By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔Aug 18, 2017

Trade is mixed at midday in another session of very slow trade. CORN Corn trade is narrowly mixed in quiet midday trade with the market still looking for footing going into the weekend. Long liquidation could reemerge today, but there

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DTN Grain Close: Soybeans Turn Higher Without Corn, Wheat

DTN Grain Close: Soybeans Turn Higher Without Corn, Wheat

👤From DTN/Telvent 🕔Aug 17, 2017

Soybeans turned higher Thursday, helped by active export demand and a few days of mostly dry weather across the central Midwest. Corn and winter wheat fell to new lows for the third consecutive session, struggling to find support ahead of

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DTN Grain Midday: Mixed, Slow Trade

DTN Grain Midday: Mixed, Slow Trade

👤By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔Aug 17, 2017

Trade is mixed at midday; very slow trade. CORN Corn trade is 2 to 3 cents lower at midday with trade testing the lows again after two sided trade overnight. December hit a new 2017 low at $3.63 1/4 yesterday

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DTN Grain Close: Rain Forecast Bearish for Row Crops, Bullish for Spring Wheat

DTN Grain Close: Rain Forecast Bearish for Row Crops, Bullish for Spring Wheat

👤From DTN/Telvent 🕔Aug 16, 2017

Corn was down 2 3/4 cents in the September contract and down 2 cents in the December. Soybeans were unchanged in the September contract and up 1 cent in the November. Wheat closed down 10 1/4 cents in the September

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DTN Grain Midday: Western Corn Belt Rains Add Pressure

DTN Grain Midday: Western Corn Belt Rains Add Pressure

👤By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔Aug 16, 2017

Rain in the western belt has us lower at midday. CORN Corn trade is at the daily low at midday sitting 4 cents lower; trade was mixed overnight and this morning but with widespread rain coming across the western belt

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