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Grains, Soybeans Scoot Up; Dow Up, Too By:
08/21/2014 @ 2:34pm
DES MOINES, Iowa (Agriculture.com) -- Futures held strong and scooted up through the day, ending the day with all prices higher to close out the market.At the open, the…
Even With Yield Pressure, Prices Up at Open By: 08/21/2014 @ 8:42am DES MOINES, Iowa (Agriculture.com) -- After prices closed lower due to pressure from strong yield potential, grain and soybean prices are back up this…
Grains, Soybeans Take a Mid-Session Dive Grains, Soybeans Take a Mid-Session Dive By: 08/20/2014 @ 11:09am Grains and soybeans took a dive going into the mid-session. The December corn futures are trading 6 cents lower at…
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Why Investment Banks Have Been Leaving Commodities By: 04/14/2014 @ 10:16am

Higher regulatory pressure and diminishing profit potential? Are these just excuses, or are they the real reasons we've seen a major shift by the…

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Can Corn Catch Fire in September?
  • Re: Floor Talk August 18 Hobbyfarmer,   Oh, I get what you are saying. But, don't be surprised if I report that the combine's monitor, whil in that same field…

  • Re: Floor Talk August 18 That farm probably averages more like 150-175. I'd have to ask for sure. But, that would get you in the ballpark. Don't forget that…

  • Re: Floor Talk August 18 I witnessed the size of an ear of corn pulled from a central Iowa cornfield, yesterday. It had 18 rows around, about 7 1/2 inches of grain length…