Grain Comments

Monday, April 5, 2021

Friday April 9th USDA Production / Supply / Demand 11 am CDT Prospective Plantings Corn 91.1 acres                    Trade Est. 93.1 Beans 87.6                                             90 Surprise / Bullish Right now on breaks new crop Corn and Beans will find...

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Monday, March 29, 2021

Weds. 31st Grain Stocks and Prospective Plantings report End of the Month Planted Acres Trade Est.            USDA 2020            USDA Forum Corn 93.20            90.81                        92.8 Beans 89.99          83.08                        90.3 Wheat 44.97   ...

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Sunday, March 21, 2021

Thursday 25th Hogs & Pig Report Friday 26th Last Trading Days March options CZ / SX ratio 2.587 China big buyer of Corn total 3.88 mmt which equals 152 million bu. USDA should lower carry below 1.5 Bull spreads were the story from last weeks trade for both corn...

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Sunday, March 14th, 2021

Monday the 15th Expanded position limits NOT daily limits Monday the 15th Crush Friday the 19th Cattle On Feed Still important lows in Feb. would need to hold support. Watch the March contracts numbers for support and resistance for May contacts....

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Sunday, March 7th, 2021

Tuesday 9th USDA Report Friday 12th Last Trading Day March contracts March 15th Increase of speculative limits Reuters: China confirms outbreaks of African swine flu in its pork producing provinces of Sichuan and Hubei. Grains let's keep our eyes on the Feb. lows on...

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Sunday, February 28, 2021

Volatility Lets just go by the numbers this week CZ / SX ratio 2.597 Feb. monthly change CN + 1.50 cents                    CZ + 25.50 SN + 42.75                            SX + 80 WN + 7 cents Feb avg for the month (close to the insurance numbers) Corn...

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Saturday, February 20, 2021

Their Back China/Asia done with Holiday Will we see bookings or cancellations this coming week?? Jan. Soybean Crush 184.6 mil bu. 2nd largest on record for the month of Jan. USDA Forum #'s Acres                            Yield                        Ending Stocks...

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Sunday, February 14th, 2021

Grain markets are closed Sunday night and Monday Reopen Monday night Tuesday 16th Soybean Crush number est. 183.08 vs. 183.45 USDA Outlook Forum (late this week) Friday 19th March grain options expire Asia and China on Holiday this week Beans ending stks 9.57 days of...

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Monday, February 8, 2021

Friday 12th Chinese New Yr. (1 week holiday) Sat. 13th Valentine's Day (GUYS) Dec. Corn / Nov. Bean ratio 2.570 Feb. Ins. Corn 455.75 and Beans 1156.50 ( 5 days avg.) more numbers to come We look to seek the Feb. Lows (Seasonal Break) So far: Lows are CH 536.50  CK...

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Sunday, January 31, 2021

China China China 40 executive orders in less than 2 weeks. Biden signs, stands and walks. Never to answer questions. China winner, winner,  Us Grain Council "Four of the top 25 US Corn Export sales announcements on record since 1977 happen this week all to buyers in...

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