Grain Market Viewpoint http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/73091/feed en My current view of the bean market and what lies ahead http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/my-current-view-bean-market-and-what-lies-ahead <div class="node-body blog-body">Relief in the soybean market does not appear to be in the cards for producers in 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/my-current-view-bean-market-and-what-lies-ahead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/my-current-view-bean-market-and-what-lies-ahead#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:28:00 +0000 105501 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Will the soybean bulls remain on the sideline? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-soybean-bulls-remain-sideline <div class="node-body blog-body">U.Ss dollar, crude oil, soybean demand. They are all important in the soybean market right now.</div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-soybean-bulls-remain-sideline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-soybean-bulls-remain-sideline#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 22 Jul 2016 18:18:00 +0000 105401 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Soybean Market volatility remains with new ending stock numbers http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-market-volatility-remains-new-ending-stock-numbers <div class="node-body blog-body">Expect extreme volatiliy in the bean market. Weather becomes a major factor. Many areas have witnessed soybean conditions increase 1 percent.</div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-market-volatility-remains-new-ending-stock-numbers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-market-volatility-remains-new-ending-stock-numbers#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 12 Jul 2016 21:46:00 +0000 105161 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Will U.S. Soybean production square up the global balance sheet? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-us-soybean-production-square-global-balance-sheet <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> Soybeans caught a slight bid Friday morning, but many insiders believe the market now looks poised to test major psychological and technical support in the $10-10.20 range vs. the NOV16 contract. </p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-us-soybean-production-square-global-balance-sheet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-us-soybean-production-square-global-balance-sheet#comments Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 08 Jul 2016 21:31:00 +0000 105101 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com What bullish wild cards are left for the soybean market? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/what-bullish-wild-cards-are-left-soybean-market <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> Soybean traders continue to aggressively doubt the balance sheet. The bulls are saying despite the USDA forecasting a new record number of soybean acres being planted, 83.7 million, we could still be looking at ending stocks sub-200 million. </p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/what-bullish-wild-cards-are-left-soybean-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/what-bullish-wild-cards-are-left-soybean-market#comments Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 05 Jul 2016 21:34:00 +0000 105021 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Soybean prices remain extremely volatile http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-prices-remain-extremely-volatile <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>The soybean market is extremely uncertain about a number of important headlines, both international and domestic, from South America acreage to U.S. planting, La Niña and exports. I have to imagine we will see extreme price swings during the next 60 days. </p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-prices-remain-extremely-volatile" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-prices-remain-extremely-volatile#comments Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Wed, 29 Jun 2016 13:01:00 +0000 104921 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Britain's fallout is impacting soybean prices http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/britains-fallout-impacting-soybean-prices <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> Soybeans, similar to corn, are feeling the fallout from commodities across the board being pressured by the British fallout and the strength of the U.S. dollar. The bulls have been backpedaling aggressively all week, as prices are now down close to $1 per bushel from last week's high. </p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/britains-fallout-impacting-soybean-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/britains-fallout-impacting-soybean-prices#comments Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:33:00 +0000 104861 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Weather wild cards for the corn market http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/weather-wild-cards-corn-market <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Corn producers in several locations are talking about extremely warm temperatures and early-planted corn starting to show a bit of stress out in the fields. Obviously this has the bulls thinking about possible production cuts by the USDA coming in the next 30 days.</p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/weather-wild-cards-corn-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/weather-wild-cards-corn-market#comments Corn Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 14 Jun 2016 21:48:00 +0000 104711 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Bullish and bearish, see how the latest USDA report breaks down http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/bullish-and-bearish-see-how-latest-usda-report-breaks-down <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>The June 2016 WASDE report was fairly as expected. Corn data is somewhat as expected, with the bulls looking for slightly larger increases in demand. Soybeans are holding their gains on across the board bullish data delivered by the USDA. </p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/bullish-and-bearish-see-how-latest-usda-report-breaks-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/bullish-and-bearish-see-how-latest-usda-report-breaks-down#comments Corn Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 10 Jun 2016 19:43:00 +0000 104651 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com New dynamics in the soybean market http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/new-dynamics-soybean-market <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> Soybean traders are talking about the possibility of a blow-off top in the front end of the soybean market. I'm not so sure about that. As I've been saying for weeks, the funds don't want to give up their front-end positioning as a large amount of the length is tied to various "cross-hedging" strategies trying to protect larger macro uncertainty and billions of dollars at risk in South America. </p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/new-dynamics-soybean-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/new-dynamics-soybean-market#comments Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 03 Jun 2016 21:35:00 +0000 104551 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Stick with your long-term soybean risk-management plan http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/stick-your-long-term-soybean-risk-management-plan <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> From where I sit, the new-crop NOV16 contract and a U.S. weather story are simply icing on the cake, but certainly not of their primary interest or concern, hence the reason I believe a larger portion than we think, stay "front-end" centric. </p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/stick-your-long-term-soybean-risk-management-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/stick-your-long-term-soybean-risk-management-plan#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 31 May 2016 21:39:00 +0000 104491 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Be careful betting on the obvious in the soybean market http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/be-careful-betting-obvious-soybean-market <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Despite a soybean meal price rally, possibility of a large 2017 South American crop and possibility of a La Niña, Kevin Van Trump urges farmers to use caution when betting on what seems obvious in the soybean market.</p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/be-careful-betting-obvious-soybean-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/be-careful-betting-obvious-soybean-market#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 27 May 2016 18:21:00 +0000 104431 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Why the US dollar and weather will drive the corn market http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/why-us-dollar-and-weather-will-drive-corn-market <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>I personally believe we are at serious inflection point in the corn market. I hate to sound like a politician, but I can easily argue both sides of the market and present convincing bullish and bearish cases for corn prices.</p> </div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/why-us-dollar-and-weather-will-drive-corn-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/why-us-dollar-and-weather-will-drive-corn-market#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 24 May 2016 21:58:00 +0000 104401 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Bullish and bearish debates around soybean price http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/bullish-and-bearish-debates-around-soybean-price <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> Soybean bears were happy to see yesterday's break in price, but we are still trading close to 15¢ above the $10.63 open posted on Monday. The bulls continue to talk about complications in Argentina and a crop in Brazil that appears to be getting a bit smaller. </p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/bullish-and-bearish-debates-around-soybean-price" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/bullish-and-bearish-debates-around-soybean-price#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 20 May 2016 15:40:00 +0000 104311 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Corn, soybean prices catch tailwinds from USDA report http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/corn-soybean-prices-catch-tailwinds-usda-report <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> Corn bulls caught a bit of tailwind off the "limit-up" trading in the soy complex. The USDA made production cuts to both the Argentina and Brazilian corn crops, and arguably released a slightly less-bearish-than-expected stocks number. </p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/corn-soybean-prices-catch-tailwinds-usda-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/corn-soybean-prices-catch-tailwinds-usda-report#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 13 May 2016 20:06:00 +0000 104221 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com