Marketing http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/taxonomy/term/6101/more en 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 Changes to farm working capital given higher corn, soybean prices http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/changes-farm-working-capital-given-higher-corn-soybean-prices <div class="field-byline"> Source: University of Illinois </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Corn and soybean prices have increased in the past several months, leading to improved 2016 income prospects. Even given these price increases, working capital is still projected to be negative for rented farmland, leading to a continuing need to cut costs. </p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/changes-farm-working-capital-given-higher-corn-soybean-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/changes-farm-working-capital-given-higher-corn-soybean-prices#comments Corn Issues Marketing Soybeans Management Thu, 23 Jun 2016 18:17:00 +0000 104831 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Is uncertainty about soybean stocks, acreage and weather fueling prices? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/uncertainty-about-soybean-stocks-acreage-and-weather-fueling-prices <div class="field-byline"> Source: University of Illinois </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>While there is potential for prices to move even higher with stressful summer weather, that potential may be less than the potential for corn prices, depending on the magnitude of planted acreage, since soybean prices have already experienced a sharp rally and soybean yields are generally less sensitive to summer weather than are corn yields.</p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/uncertainty-about-soybean-stocks-acreage-and-weather-fueling-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/uncertainty-about-soybean-stocks-acreage-and-weather-fueling-prices#comments Marketing Soybeans soybean planting Prices Mon, 20 Jun 2016 19:21:00 +0000 104791 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 3 Tips for summer grain marketing http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/3-tips-summer-grain-marketing <div class="field-byline"> Source: Channel Seed </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>There’s a lesson to be learned from the commodities markets’ reaction to the May WASDE report, according to Matt Bennett, grain marketing consultant for Channel Seed. The lesson, he says, is to be proactive with your grain marketing strategies, so you can take advantage of unforeseen surges in prices.</p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/3-tips-summer-grain-marketing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/3-tips-summer-grain-marketing#comments Corn Marketing Soybeans Thu, 09 Jun 2016 19:42:00 +0000 104631 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 What will impact corn prices and yield this summer? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/what-will-impact-corn-prices-and-yield-summer <div class="field-byline"> Source: University of Illinois </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>With the start of the critical three-month growing season, the potential size of the 2016 U.S. corn crop becomes the focus of attention. The market will follow weather conditions, crop ratings, and weather forecasts in order to form yield expectations.</p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/what-will-impact-corn-prices-and-yield-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/what-will-impact-corn-prices-and-yield-summer#comments Corn Marketing Prices Tue, 31 May 2016 20:38:00 +0000 104461 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com