Hubbs on Grain: Soybean Price Potential for 2018

🕔Oct 15, 2018Soybean prices received support with the release of the October crop production report.  The lowering of harvested acreage for soybeans led to a slight reduction in the estimated production level […]

Global Markets: Rice – Brazil Reasserts Role as Top South American Exporter

🕔Oct 12, 2018Brazil is the top Western Hemisphere rice producer and consumer. It is also a significant import market, and in fact a net importer as recently as 2016 and 2017. However, […]

Soybeans: Export Variables, Storage Issues, Trade Policy Outlook

🕔Oct 10, 2018Today’s update looks briefly at recent reports that discuss variables associated with U.S. soybean exports.  In addition, news items that highlight concerns about crop storage issues, and the trade policy […]

Grain Sorghum: Advanta Breaks New Ground With Herbicide-Tolerant Technology

🕔Oct 2, 2018Advanta Seeds has launched igrowth, a proprietary non-GMO imidazoline-tolerant trait in grain sorghum. The igrowth commercial launch was held in Argentina where growers, agronomists and distributors had the opportunity to […]

Soybean Market: How Will Chinese Tariffs Affect Trade Long-Term?

🕔Sep 27, 2018The economic conflict with China is set to escalate as new US tariffs on as much as $200 billion of Chinese goods go into effect this week.  President Trump reportedly […]

Soybeans: How Have Tariffs Affected Trade?

🕔Sep 25, 2018Business news articles continue to highlight how Chinese soybean tariffs are impacting the international sale and purchase of soybeans.  Today’s update looks briefly at a few of these recent news […]

Wheat: Weather Continues to Affect Global Production

🕔Sep 20, 2018USDA expects global wheat production to fall to the lowest level in 5 years at 733 million metric tons (MMT), down 3 percent from the record high of 758 MMT […]

Grain Market: Bearish Week, Harvest Getting Closer – DTN

🕔Aug 27, 2018To say this has been a bearish week for grain prices is a bit of an understatement, with December corn down 17 3/4 cents, November soybeans down 38 3/4 cents […]

Soybeans: Tough Marketing Decisions for New Crop

🕔Aug 20, 2018November soybean futures prices dropped significantly after the release of the August USDA reports.  The November futures price closed at $8.93 on August 17, higher last week on the news […]

Corn Prices in the Dumps – WASDE Looks Bullish – What Gives? – DTN

🕔Jul 17, 2018If we look at Thursday’s World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report from USDA, especially the world estimates for corn, it is easy to get a bullish feeling for […]

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