Grain Market Viewpoint http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/73091/feed en Do corn bulls have the upper hand? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/do-corn-bulls-have-upper-hand <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Corn bulls look to weather, demand and acreage for higher prices. </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/do-corn-bulls-have-upper-hand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/do-corn-bulls-have-upper-hand#comments Corn Marketing Futures Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:19:00 +0000 90311 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Is a perfect storm brewing for old-crop soybeans? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/perfect-storm-brewing-old-crop-soybeans <div class="node-body blog-body">Will Tight stocks, Exports, Weather Push Beans to New Highs</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/perfect-storm-brewing-old-crop-soybeans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/perfect-storm-brewing-old-crop-soybeans#comments Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 08 Apr 2014 21:29:00 +0000 90231 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Will funds continue to push soybeans higher? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-funds-continue-push-soybeans-higher <div class="node-body blog-body">I might be the odd man out on this, but I actually believe one saving grace might be the fact U.S. soybean acres move lower NOT higher. I just think with the rally in corn prices, many of the guys that were going to make the switch to more beans are going to go ahead and roll the corn again. </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-funds-continue-push-soybeans-higher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-funds-continue-push-soybeans-higher#comments Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:14:00 +0000 90111 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Will USDA answer soybean stocks questions? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-usda-answer-soybean-stocks-questions <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>I tend to believe at most, we see an additional 4-5 million acres when compared to last year, when we planted 76.533 million soybean acres. Remember, with the wheat crop being so late, you might have a tough time getting the normal number of second-crop soybean acres in the ground. </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/will-usda-answer-soybean-stocks-questions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-usda-answer-soybean-stocks-questions#comments Marketing Soybeans Strategy Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 28 Mar 2014 20:10:00 +0000 90001 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Money flow, political news, U.S. weather support $5 corn prices http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/money-flow-political-news-us-weather-support-5-corn-prices <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>If the Ukraine/Russian conflict intensifies and starts to spook the U.S. equity market, the corn market will also get spooked and corn prices will move higher to help offset losses in U.S. stocks. The hedge seems somewhat smart nearby considering the uncertainties of U.S. weather and possible planting delays.</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/money-flow-political-news-us-weather-support-5-corn-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/money-flow-political-news-us-weather-support-5-corn-prices#comments Corn Marketing Futures Hedges Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 25 Mar 2014 22:28:00 +0000 89941 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 3 Keys to bullish soybean prices http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/3-keys-bullish-soybean-prices <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Crush numbers, Chinese demand and U.S. weather will push soybean prices above $14.</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/3-keys-bullish-soybean-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/3-keys-bullish-soybean-prices#comments Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hay/Forage Marketing Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Strategy Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 18 Mar 2014 21:47:00 +0000 89791 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Will South America soybean issues push soybean prices higher? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-south-america-soybean-issues-push-soybean-prices-higher <div class="node-body blog-body">The Soy Bulls Have Been Running Hard</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-south-america-soybean-issues-push-soybean-prices-higher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-south-america-soybean-issues-push-soybean-prices-higher#comments Marketing Soybeans Commodity Organizations Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Marketing and Promotion Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 11 Mar 2014 21:25:00 +0000 89691 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Soybean bulls see South America crop getting smaller http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-bulls-see-south-america-crop-getting-smaller <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Soybean bulls are talking more extreme weather conditions in Brazil: dry conditions in some areas and flooding in others. Bottom-line, the trade seems to be flip flopping on production estimates.</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-bulls-see-south-america-crop-getting-smaller" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-bulls-see-south-america-crop-getting-smaller#comments Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Hedges Marketing and Promotion Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 25 Feb 2014 23:48:00 +0000 89381 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Could the bulls come out for corn? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/could-bulls-come-out-corn <div class="node-body blog-body">A simple 5-10% reduction in corn yields from the 165 trend-line estimate and we are moving new-crop prices to higher ground. I am always amazed at how a simple 6-7% reduction in yield could mean a 40% plus swing to the upside in price. I know its optimistic, but rather than choking on $3.90 corn perhaps we can enjoy chewing on $5.50 corn?</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/could-bulls-come-out-corn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/could-bulls-come-out-corn#comments Corn Energy Marketing Forward Contracts Grain Market Viewpoint Thu, 13 Feb 2014 18:38:00 +0000 89161 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com ABCs to watch for soybeans http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/abcs-watch-soybeans <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Keep and eye on the ABCs of soybeans this week: Argentina, Brazil and China. After the recent USDA WASDE report, production estimates were lowered in Argentina for both corn and soybeans. Weather in Brazil prompts questions about whether production estimates will be lowered in the future. And increased Chinese production, along with lower in-country demand, offers the question of continued demand for imports. </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/abcs-watch-soybeans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/abcs-watch-soybeans#comments Marketing Soybeans Import and Export Strategy Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 11 Feb 2014 23:23:00 +0000 89101 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Old-crop soybean rally could push prices http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/old-crop-soybean-rally-could-push-prices <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>I have lowered our next new-crop cash sale target down to to the $11.40 level. This might not be low enough, but with Chinese demand for old-crop supplies still being reported, there is an outside chance an extended old-crop rally could continue pulling us higher.</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/old-crop-soybean-rally-could-push-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/old-crop-soybean-rally-could-push-prices#comments Marketing Soybeans Marketing and Promotion Strategy Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 07 Feb 2014 22:58:00 +0000 89001 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com South America Issues Support Bean Prices…. http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/south-america-issues-support-bean-prices <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Soybean were higher on export inspections being stronger than expected. This signals that Chinese demand remains strong as well as squelching any rumors of cargoes switching to South America. Still, soybeans are hovering just above a four-month low pressured by investors trying to make heads-or-tails of&nbsp;the&nbsp;Brazilian crop.</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/south-america-issues-support-bean-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/south-america-issues-support-bean-prices#comments Marketing Soybeans Hedge-to-arrive Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 28 Jan 2014 23:25:00 +0000 88761 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Record export pace will increase soybean prices http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/record-export-pace-will-increase-soybean-prices <div class="node-body blog-body">Record pace will lead soybean prices higher</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/record-export-pace-will-increase-soybean-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/record-export-pace-will-increase-soybean-prices#comments Marketing Soybeans Hedges Marketing and Promotion Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 21 Jan 2014 23:25:00 +0000 88491 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Corn debate after the USDA report http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/corn-debate-after-usda-report <div class="node-body blog-body">The Bulls vs. Bears in the Corn market</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/corn-debate-after-usda-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/corn-debate-after-usda-report#comments Corn Marketing Soybeans Strategy USDA Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 14 Jan 2014 22:41:00 +0000 88351 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Can corn demand push prices higher? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/can-corn-demand-push-prices-higher <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Corn prices (despite strong exports and ethanol) continue their downhill struggle, as price in the MAR14 contract has still not traded above $4.50 since late October. </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/can-corn-demand-push-prices-higher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/can-corn-demand-push-prices-higher#comments Corn Marketing Prices Strategy Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 27 Dec 2013 18:57:00 +0000 87961 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com