Grain TV: Lower Barge Rates Boost Basis Levels

🕔Nov 21, 2014Soybeans rallied strongly while corn and wheat were little changed today, but gains are attributed to trade volatility with heavy resistance at prior support levels still expected. Lower barge rates […]

Grain TV: Basis Levels Continue to Rise

🕔Nov 14, 2014Strong exports continue for soybeans but were down slightly this week, coming in a little under market expectations. The slight miss was enough to trigger some heavy selling today, but […]

Grain TV: Basis Levels on the Rise

🕔Nov 7, 2014Corn and soybean basis levels both rose this week with very strong gains along the river as barge rates decline. The November WASDE report comes out on Monday, with Tuesday […]

Grain TV: Basis Levels Improve

🕔Oct 31, 2014Corn closed the day over the 100-day moving average, providing a good technical indicator the market may still have some gas left. Basis levels improved, particularly along the river, as […]

Grain TV: Markets Hit by Selling Pressure

🕔Oct 30, 2014Corn exports came in below expectations while soybeans and wheat both showed strong export sales. With the recent price gains barge rates have gone up. Soymeal, which has been the […]

Grain TV: Strong Exports Fail to Boost Prices

🕔Oct 17, 2014Exports sales came in this morning, with all markets coming in within expectations. Corn and soybeans were on the high end of expectations but did not provide much in the […]

Grain TV: WASDE Mostly in Line with Market Expectations

🕔Oct 10, 2014Corn and soybeans rallied following the release of today’s WASDE report before seeing sharp sell offs. USDA’s numbers were slightly bullish for both markets but largely in line with expectations […]

Grain TV: Higher Barge Rates Hurt River Basis Levels

🕔Oct 3, 2014A relatively quiet day for trade in the grain markets today. Barge rates have soared to over $1.60 per bushel over the last month which is substantially weighing on basis […]

Grain TV: Down Trend Continues

🕔Sep 26, 2014The futures market continues to grind lower with corn looking for strong support at $3 while soybeans are hoping for support at $8.80. The cash market has seen increased volatility […]

Grain TV: Soybean Basis Collapses

🕔Sep 19, 2014Soybean basis levels collapsed this week for spot delivery as harvest draws near. Corn basis levels also saw slight declines. Harvest pressure is strongest in Southern states, but current weather […]

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