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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 29

    Reporter's Notebook on China, China China: First, let's get out of the way what the speakers at the U.S. Grains Council delegates meeting are saying about the current issue with MIR 162 corn trait. Darci Vetter, USDA's Chief Ag…

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  • Re: Floor Talk July 29

    roarintiger1,   Thanks. It's proving to be an interesting meeting. Right now, Chief Ag Negotiator Darci Vetter. She is listing the Top-10 U.S. Ag Export Markets: 1. China 2. Canada 3. Mexico 4. Japan 5. EU 6. S. Korea 7. Hong Kong 8…

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  • Re: Floor Talk July 29

    Just a few quick thoughts here from the U.S. Grains Council's delegates meeting in Omaha, Nebraska. Today, we will here more about the Chinese block on U.S. MIR corn trait blockage. This is impacting U.S. corn exports, DDG exports, and I'm…

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  • Floor Talk July 29

    Day 2 at USGC Meeting: U.S. Industry Frustrated With China's Corn Ban     Video From USCG Meeting   Bryan Lohmar: China Corn Stock Debate ------------------- At the close:   The Dec. corn futures settled 5 3/4 cents lower at…

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  • Re: Prices, Quality Play Into Demand, Buyer Says

    It looks like China likes the price and the quality of U.S. soybeans. Here are fresh sales announced Monday by the USDA:   Export sales of 486,000 metric tons of soybeans for delivery to China during the 2014/2015 marketing year.  Of the…

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  • Prices, Quality Play Into Demand, Buyer Says

    I'm on assignment today at the annual U.S. Grains Council meeting in Omaha, Nebraska. With the markets changing from a supply to a demand-driven market, it was interesting to listen to an international buyer of U.S. and South American grain. He…

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