Marketing and Promotion http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/taxonomy/term/5075/more en Weather uncertainty, production complications support corn prices http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/weather-uncertainty-production-complications-support-corn-prices <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Corn bulls are talking about more complications in Europe, continuing uncertainty in the eastern part of the Corn Belt, especially IL, IN and OH, and some recent arising heat and dryness concerns out in the western Corn Belt.</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/weather-uncertainty-production-complications-support-corn-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/weather-uncertainty-production-complications-support-corn-prices#comments Corn Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Prices Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 24 Jul 2015 21:24:00 +0000 99791 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Will soybeans see a late-inning price rally? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-soybeans-see-late-inning-price-rally <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Soybeans have given back a large portion of the late-June and early-July gains, but I still believe there is room for price appreciation to the upside. I also believe U.S. production still remains a major question mark and the uncertainty could certainly provide us another round of opportunity to reduce more price risk on a late-inning rally.</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-soybeans-see-late-inning-price-rally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-soybeans-see-late-inning-price-rally#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 21 Jul 2015 21:55:00 +0000 99421 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Have corn yields stabilized? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/have-corn-yields-stabilized <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Corn bears are talking about improving U.S. weather forecasts, while the bulls are talking about all-time record heat readings being recorded in France and other parts of Europe. Bottom line: We remain lodged in a weather market, and do not need to keep repeating the same rhetoric.</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/have-corn-yields-stabilized" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/have-corn-yields-stabilized#comments Corn Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 17 Jul 2015 21:04:00 +0000 99311 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Don't reduce soybean price risk just yet http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/dont-reduce-soybean-price-risk-just-yet <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Deteriorating crop conditions and weather concerns in U.S. and India are supporting soybean prices right now. Add in prevented plant acres and Chinese demand, and theres more upside risk than downside, says Kevin Van Trump.</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/dont-reduce-soybean-price-risk-just-yet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/dont-reduce-soybean-price-risk-just-yet#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 14 Jul 2015 16:33:00 +0000 99201 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com USDA adjusts corn, soybean ending stocks; prices react http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/usda-adjusts-corn-soybean-ending-stocks-prices-react <div class="node-body blog-body">USDA Lowers ending stocks for corn and beans, Corn and bean prices go higher as pipeline of grain shrinks, USDA lowers last years crop, </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/usda-adjusts-corn-soybean-ending-stocks-prices-react" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/usda-adjusts-corn-soybean-ending-stocks-prices-react#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 10 Jul 2015 21:20:00 +0000 99181 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Will the USDA lower soybean yields in July supply and demand report? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-usda-lower-soybean-yields-july-supply-and-demand-report <div class="node-body blog-body">Soybean bears were happy to see overall soybean crop conditions left unchanged at 63% good/excellent. The bulls, however, are arguing there are still an estimated 14 million soybean acres at risk if you include all the unplanted acres (still over 3 million), those planted but not yet emerged, and those acres which are currently in poor/very poor condition.</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-lower-soybean-yields-july-supply-and-demand-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-usda-lower-soybean-yields-july-supply-and-demand-report#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 07 Jul 2015 13:56:00 +0000 99091 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com What's ahead of the USDA report for corn and soybeans? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/whats-ahead-usda-report-corn-and-soybeans <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>The soybean story has become much sexier than it was in late May and or early June. Not only is U.S. weather more of a concern, but there is also more talk that the USDA may have overestimated last years production. The corn bulls report too much moisture in many locations is causing shallow root systems and loss of nitrogen. The corn bears continue to talk about the possibility of the USDA delivering a couple of bearish blows in the form of increased planted acreage and record setting quarterly stocks.</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/whats-ahead-usda-report-corn-and-soybeans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/whats-ahead-usda-report-corn-and-soybeans#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 26 Jun 2015 21:02:00 +0000 98981 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 3 Factors pointing to less soybean acres http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/3-factors-pointing-less-soybean-acres <div class="node-body blog-body">As a producers, I believe the best-of-practice is to remain patient and keep all hedges in place. Yes, there could be some upside movement as thoughts about acres are readjusted, but I'm just not sure we can sustain much of a longer-term upside rally without some type of more negative headlines out of South America.</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-factors-pointing-less-soybean-acres" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/3-factors-pointing-less-soybean-acres#comments Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 16 Jun 2015 22:14:00 +0000 98621 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Is the top end of corn yield already clipped? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/top-end-corn-yield-already-clipped <div class="node-body blog-body">corn yields, wet conditions, weather </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/top-end-corn-yield-already-clipped" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/top-end-corn-yield-already-clipped#comments Corn Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 09 Jun 2015 18:43:00 +0000 98421 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Will on-farm storage be the Achilles heel for corn? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-farm-storage-be-achilles-heel-corn <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Corn traders this afternoon will be digesting the latest weekly USDA crop-condition estimates. Most inside the trade believe at least 90% of the corn crop is now planted with a very large percentage actually emerged, both running ahead of schedule. Perhaps even more impressive is the fact 77% or more of the U.S. corn crop could be considered in good-to-excellent condition.</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-farm-storage-be-achilles-heel-corn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-farm-storage-be-achilles-heel-corn#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 26 May 2015 21:26:00 +0000 97961 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com