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  • Re: Floor Talk November 25

    EPA Pulls Enlist Duo registration, at least temporarily. Want to see more, jump over to Crop Talk and check out Big News On Enlist Duo     What do you think?     Mike  


  • BIG News

    The Environmental Protection Agency is removing the registration for Dow AgroSciences’ Enlist Duo herbicide. EPA announced, in a court filing Tuesday, it will take this action based upon “synergistic effects” between glyphosate and 2,4-D, the…


  • Re: Floor Talk November 25

    Hey gang. What do you think about this longterm outlook on fertilizer. I talked to one of my sources, today. And, what's your fertilizer price look like in your neighborhood?   Jeffrey Stafford, CFA, Senior Equity Analyst…


  • Floor Talk November 25

    At the close: At the close, the March corn futures finished 3 1/4 cents higher at $3.72 3/4. January soybean futures ended 11 1/2 cents higher at $8.75 1/4. 
March wheat futures closed 1 cent lower at $4.87 1/2. 
Jan. soymeal futures settled…


  • Floor Talk November 24

    At the close: At the close, the March corn futures settled 3 1/2 cents lower at $3.69 1/2.  January soybean futures ended 1/2 of a cent lower at $8.63 3/4. 
March wheat futures ended 9 1/4 cents lower at $4.88 1/2. 
Jan. soymeal futures…


  • Floor Talk November 23

    Read About It: U.S. Farmers To Plant More Soybeans vs. Corn in 2016   What do you think? Is this going to be true in your neighborhood? --------- At the close: At the close, the March corn futures settled 3 1/4 cents higher at $3.73. January…



2016 Basis Prices Vary Widely Depending on…

This marketing year, farmers who are looking to pick up a few more cents per bushel for their corn…

Soybeans Close 11¢ Higher Wednesday

DES MOINES, Iowa ( Wednesday, the bulls stole the feast from the bears, with…

Soybeans, Corn End Lower Tuesday

DES MOINES, Iowa ( On Tuesday, the CME Group's corn, soybean and wheat…