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Grain prices and commodity market reports from the Chicago Board of Trade. Follow timely reports by Agriculture.com editor Mike McGinnis at the floor of the CBOT. Find news on grain and livestock prices, and read reaction from floor traders and markets analysts.

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  • Re: Floor Talk July 24

    First half of August weather looks crop favorable. Models can change a lot between now and then, but the market will be trading this now not then:   Temperature outlook on the left (below normal), precipitation on the right (slightly above…

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  • Re: Brazil Acreage Not Fazed By Prices

    Here are additional thoughts as to why Brazil will not reduce soybean acreage in 2014-15. This is part of a full article that appeared on noticiasagricolas.com.br.:   I thought you folks might find this part of the article interesting…

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  • Re: Floor Talk July 24

    giolucas,   Here's some fodder for the soybean bulls. My co-worker wrote this story, yesterday, and if you'll notice buried at the bottom is a quote from a plant pathologist that says SDS has been detected, already.   Check it…

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  • Re: Floor Talk July 24

    lsc76cat,   Thank God I have nine lives.   Nice rally, huh? I ordered it for you guys/gals. Commercial interest is finally rewarding this market for falling so much. By the way, is anybody buying 'calls' yet? If so, what is your…

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  • Floor Talk July 24

    ALERT: Renewable Fuel Standard ruling is imminent, according to people close to the matter. The word is that the RFS could offer slight expansion for ethanol. We'll report the ruling as soon as it is available.   Here is a story about this…

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  • Floor Talk July 23

    At the close: The Dec. corn futures settled 2 1/2 cents higher at $3.70.   Nov. soybean futures closed 18 3/4 cents higher at $10.76.Sep. wheat futures finished 5 3/4 cents higher at $5.54 1/2.   The Dec. soymeal futures contract ended…

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