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Grains, Soybeans Mixed to Close Thursday By: 07/02/2015 @ 8:56am

Grains and soybeans were mixed to close the day Thursday. At the open, the September corn futures are trading 6 cents higher at $4.28 1/2 per bushel. The December…

Corn, Soybean Markets to Edge Higher Thursday By: 07/02/2015 @ 6:54am

On Thursday, the CME Group's corn, soybean, and wheat markets are expected to start mostly higher.The ag futures…

Wheat Closes 27¢ Lower, Corn Slightly Higher By: 07/01/2015 @ 8:37am

DES MOINES, Iowa (Agriculture.com)--On Wednesday, the CME Group's corn, soybean, and wheat markets fall.  At…

What Does the JBS/Cargill Deal Mean for Hog Prices? By: 07/02/2015 @ 1:58pm

We are seeing some stability show up for cash hogs. This market lost 7.81 from the highs in May down to the lows posted on June 25. Today’s cash hog trading was generally steady with yesterday. The industry…

Disappointing Export Sales End Week on Choppy Note By: 07/02/2015 @ 1:55pm

We end the holiday shortened week on a choppy note today. Disappointing export sales had the market under pressure early in the session. A friendly Informa number and margin call liquidation brought the market…

Eastern Corn Belt Crop Development Lags, Crop Tour Shows By: 07/02/2015 @ 9:55am

I traveled 1,400 miles over the past couple days, with a portion of that traversing Nebraska, Iowa, and Illinois. Unfortunately, I have to report that the poorest looking crops seen were from the Mississippi…

Market Starter: USDA Disappoints Bears By: 07/01/2015 @ 7:56am

Already on the run, the market bears needed something negative from the USDA Tuesday on the stocks and acreage reports to rein in the exodus. Yet, the government failed to deliver it for them. Realistically…

Corn, Soybean, Wheat Markets Seen Lower Wednesday By: 07/01/2015 @ 7:44am

On Wednesday, the CME Group's corn, soybean and wheat markets are expected to start lower. The early calls for the commodities on Wednesday, July 1, 2015, are lower. Corn is seen opening 3-4 cents…

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