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Brazilians Ready Planters for New Soybean Season By: 09/02/2014 @ 10:22am

PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil (Agriculture.com)--It may sound surprising for some in the U.S., but farmers in Brazil will increase the soybean area and expect a new record crop…

Soybeans Close Higher, Corn Lower By: 09/02/2014 @ 8:37am

DES MOINES, Iowa (Agriculture.com)--Crop disease concerns play into the CME Group's soybean rally Tuesday.At the…

Corn, Soybeans Seen Starting Higher Tuesday By: 09/02/2014 @ 8:01am

On Tuesday, the CME Group's corn, soybean, and wheat markets are expected to start higher. The early calls for…

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Ukraine Update: War a Shot Away, Ports Eyed By: 09/01/2014 @ 9:09am

The President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko, on Saturday, August 30, after the meeting with Vladimir Putin, made a very troubling statement: "Ukraine is now at the crossroad." Just in a week or two, we will see…

Soybeans Remain Pressured By: 08/29/2014 @ 3:58pm

A mixed session was seen to finish the week’s trade as the September contract closed higher while the new-crop beans were under pressure and came within 1¼ cents of the contract low. We did see some…

Wheat Carves Out A Trading Range By: 08/29/2014 @ 2:09pm

A couple of days this week saw stronger wheat prices, and it looked like the momentum would be enough to take out the early August high, but prices pulled back on Friday, leaving the trading range intact.Some…

Selling Corn Puts By: 08/29/2014 @ 1:58pm

As corn prices decline into fall, it may seem there is little opportunity. Yet, if you sold corn earlier in the year, there may be a way to add premium to your bottom line or add premium and re-own it at a…

All Farm Markets Close Lower By: 08/29/2014 @ 8:44am

DES MOINES, Iowa (Agriculture.com)--Despite the concern over crop diseases, the pressure got to the CME Group corn, soybean and wheat markets Friday.At the close, the Dec. corn futures finished 4 1/2 cents…

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