We are starting to see a few alternatives to the current supply and demand outlook for U.S. soybeans. The USDA is currently predicting old cro…

By far, weather is the predominant fundamental factor in today’s trade. Many analysts are comparing this year to those in recent history, and …

Now that the planting season is winding down, more analysts are starting to release their own yield estimates. The USDA is using a trend yield…

We are starting to see a shift in market focus from soybeans to corn. While soybean reserves will remain tight this year and next, trade is sh…

The recent trend of using wheat as a feed ingredient is showing no signs of slowing. The USDA is currently estimating global wheat feeding of …

The initial production numbers on this year’s U.S. corn and soybean crops from the USDA were as expected. The USDA pegged this year’s corn yie…

We are starting to see more interest in potential new crop U.S. balance sheets and more of an emphasis on corn. A tight new crop soybean carry…

We are starting to see a shift in market attention from soybean balance sheets to corn figures. Given the lower acreage numbers being predicte…

Soybean consumption in the United States has shown no sign of slowing in spite of rationing attempts. According to data from Ag Resources, U.S…

Much of the domestic supply and demand data in the April WASDE report was as expected. Corn carryout was reduced 150 million bushels as feed u…

The United States has seen the return of China as its leading commodity export destination. The U.S. has now recovered nearly all business tha…

Trade was surprised by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s acreage estimates, as for corn and soybeans the totals were well below average exp…

We are starting to see more interest on corn sales and how they may be greater than the USDA predicts. Cumulative corn sales are now 96% of th…

It is quite likely our current yearly corn and soybean export forecasts are too low. Corn sales for the marketing year already total 2.32 bill…

In a somewhat surprising move the U.S. Department of Agriculture left carryout estimates on corn, soybeans, and wheat unchanged from last mont…

U.S. Department of Agriculture forecasters are warning that net farm income will likely be down in 2021 from 2020. Forecasters believe net far…

The winter weather that has hit the United States is creating logistic issues for the ag industry. Country movement is practically non-existen…

The corn balance sheets that were released this month were less friendly than trade had been expecting. The U.S. corn carryout was trimmed a m…

Census domestic usage numbers for the month of December have been released with weaker numbers on corn. Corn use for ethanol in December total…

Final data has been tallied and as expected, China failed to reach their Phase 1 import obligations. Data indicates China imported $100 billio…

The United States continues to see record demand for its corn, soybeans, and wheat in the global market. Current cumulative corn sales stand a…

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The long-awaited January supply and demand figures were more friendly for corn than expected. The U.S. corn yield was lowered 3.8 bushels per …

Demand is starting to become more of a focal point in today’s markets and price discovery. Demand has been strong to start the marketing year,…

Economists do not believe we are seeing enough rationing in the U.S. soybean market. While soybean futures have rallied to their highest level…

As we start to approach year end, trade is getting a clearer picture of Chinese imports. While Chinese imports are up from a year ago, the cha…

While soybean values have continued to rally in recent weeks, much of the appreciation we have seen in values has been on the nearby contracts…

Harvest has just wrapped up across the United States, but farmers have already marketed a large share of their new cop bushels. This is especi…