Grain prices and commodity market reports from the Chicago Board of Trade. Follow timely reports by 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.


  • Re: Floor Talk April 17

    Ukraine-Russia Unrest Update: I see Putin is saying there are no Russian military in Ukraine. Instead, the people making the uproar are Ukrainians that support Russia. What say you? Are you hearing this or believe…


  • Floor Talk April 17

    VIDEO: Scott Shellady's The Big Picture   Recorded Wednesday, but he offers up forward-thinking macro-based market thoughts. I invite you to take a moment to watch. ------------------------------------------------------ At the close: The…


  • Floor Talk April 16

    At the close: The May corn futures contract settled 6 1/4 cents lower at $4.97. The Dec. corn futures finished 4 cents lower at $4.99. The May soybean futures contract closed 17 1/2 cents higher at $15.18. The Nov. soybean futures closed 8 1/4 cents…


  • Re: Floor Talk April 15

    Hobby,   Here is a list of the three Farm Beautiful winners from last year.   Last year we had three winners from Minnesota, Iowa, and Wisconsin.Here are links to the stories, if you want to post…


  • Re: Floor Talk April 15

    roarintiger1,   Here's a message from the floor: SN/SX just missed as well. Seeing blood on streets in more than a few mkts...feels like weak hands getting cracked in the butt.   Mike


  • Floor Talk April 15

    WIN SOMETHING: Farm Beautiful Contest·        Show us your beautiful farm for an opportunity to win an Exmark lawn mower worth almost $12,000!·        Deadline: July…



Corn Ends Lower, Soybeans Mixed

DES MOINES, Iowa ( Thursday, the CME Group corn markets closed lower, soybeans…

Mixed farm markets seen Thursday

On Thursday, the CME Group's corn, soybean and wheat markets are expected to start mostly…

Soybeans Close 17¢ Higher

DES MOINES, Iowa ( Wednesday, the CME Group's corn, wheat markets came…