Grain Market Viewpoint http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/73091/feed Grain Market Viewpoint en Why I believe corn, soybean prices will move higher http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/why-i-believe-corn-soybean-prices-will-move-higher <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>When you get major "headline-risk" like we are seeing in the energy markets, coupled with lower than normal trade volume, all bets are off in regard to traditional fundamental rhyme and reason.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/grain-market-viewpoint"> Grain Market Viewpoint</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/why-i-believe-corn-soybean-prices-will-move-higher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/why-i-believe-corn-soybean-prices-will-move-higher#comments Corn Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Marketing and Promotion Options Prices Grain Market Viewpoint Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:30:00 +0000 94951 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Will soybean demand push stocks lower? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-soybean-demand-push-stocks-lower <div class="node-body blog-body">Soybeans enjoyed another week of better-than-expected export sales. In its wake the trade continues to believe the USDA will soon be forced to raise their current export estimates by 25 to 50 million. Hopefully we see this take place next Wednesday in the upcoming December USDA report. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/grain-market-viewpoint"> Grain Market Viewpoint</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-soybean-demand-push-stocks-lower" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-soybean-demand-push-stocks-lower#comments Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 05 Dec 2014 21:16:00 +0000 94811 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Can corn demand push markets higher? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/can-corn-demand-push-markets-higher <div class="node-body blog-body">Demand stays strong for US corn, Corn Market rallies ahead of EPA news...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/grain-market-viewpoint"> Grain Market Viewpoint</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/can-corn-demand-push-markets-higher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/can-corn-demand-push-markets-higher#comments Corn Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 21 Nov 2014 20:15:00 +0000 94631 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Is South American weather worse than the soybean trade recognizes? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/south-american-weather-worse-soybean-trade-recognizes <div class="node-body blog-body">As a producer I still want to remain patient. Don't be surprised or panicked though if we start to see the trade backpedal a bit as Chinese demand and U.S. rail lose a little sizzle. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/grain-market-viewpoint"> Grain Market Viewpoint</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/south-american-weather-worse-soybean-trade-recognizes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/south-american-weather-worse-soybean-trade-recognizes#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 14 Nov 2014 21:05:00 +0000 94481 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Does the corn market's bullish USDA news have traders thinking twice? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/does-corn-markets-bullish-usda-news-have-traders-thinking-twice <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Seasoned traders will tell you: When a corn market fails to rally (as it did on Nov. 10) on a bullish headline, it's a market that may be headed for more downhill price action. I tend to concur.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/grain-market-viewpoint"> Grain Market Viewpoint</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/does-corn-markets-bullish-usda-news-have-traders-thinking-twice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/does-corn-markets-bullish-usda-news-have-traders-thinking-twice#comments Corn Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 11 Nov 2014 22:31:00 +0000 94421 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Can corn prices break out of their recent channel? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/can-corn-prices-break-out-their-recent-channel <div class="node-body blog-body">Personally, unless something drastically changes, I think we trade between $3.40 and $3.90 from now through year-end. I feel we are slipping into a bit of vacuum, with very few headlines that have enough power to move the trade.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/grain-market-viewpoint"> Grain Market Viewpoint</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/can-corn-prices-break-out-their-recent-channel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/can-corn-prices-break-out-their-recent-channel#comments Corn Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 07 Nov 2014 21:50:00 +0000 94341 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Execute in the soybean market; reduce additional risk on the rally http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/execute-soybean-market-reduce-additional-risk-rally <div class="node-body blog-body">As a producer I continue to believe "best-of-practice" is to reduce additional risk on the rally. I now have 100% of our 2014 production priced and will be exclusively looking for ways to improve my basis levels or re-own existing sales in the weeks ahead.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/grain-market-viewpoint"> Grain Market Viewpoint</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/execute-soybean-market-reduce-additional-risk-rally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/execute-soybean-market-reduce-additional-risk-rally#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:55:00 +0000 94211 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Will corn prices increase as freezing temps approach? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-corn-prices-increase-freezing-temps-approach <div class="node-body blog-body">Corn pulled higher by soymeal spot demand/logistics as freezing temps are forecast to show up this weekend. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/grain-market-viewpoint"> Grain Market Viewpoint</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-corn-prices-increase-freezing-temps-approach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-corn-prices-increase-freezing-temps-approach#comments Corn Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:27:00 +0000 94161 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Will weather in South American support soybean prices? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-weather-south-american-support-soybean-prices <div class="node-body blog-body">Growth in supply has clearly outpaced growth in demand. It's going to take a little bit of time, but eventually I suspect the wrinkles get ironed out and prices start to stabilize (I just don't think we are there yet). Producers should remain patient, keeping all soybean hedges in place, and use any extended "geopolitical" or "weather" related rallies to reduce additional long-term risk.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/grain-market-viewpoint"> Grain Market Viewpoint</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-weather-south-american-support-soybean-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-weather-south-american-support-soybean-prices#comments Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:37:00 +0000 94011 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Soybean traders focus on South America http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-traders-focus-south-america <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Soybean traders are monitoring what most consider to be only a &quot;short-covering&quot; rally. The &quot;technical&quot; guru&#39;s will want to see this market first close above $9.30, then perhaps even above $9.55 before they give more serious consideration to a game-changing trend or major reversal. From my perspective the current change in water-level (price) is simply the bears getting in and out of the hot-tub.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/grain-market-viewpoint"> Grain Market Viewpoint</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-traders-focus-south-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-traders-focus-south-america#comments Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 03 Oct 2014 20:41:00 +0000 93791 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com