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08/22/2014 @ 11:52am
Another week's flown by, flying again at a lower altitude than a week ago, with corn and soybean prices sliding through the week before finding some signs of life…
What If Fall Comes Early? What If Fall Comes Early? By: 08/22/2014 @ 11:18am There is one event that could change the fortunes of the corn market in a big way – an early freeze. For many in the…
Grains, SB Up; Russia/Ukraine Tensions Drop U.S. Stocks By: 08/22/2014 @ 8:58am DES MOINES, Iowa (Agriculture.com) -- Grain and soybean futures started the day trading higher, but rising tensions between Ukraine and Russia are sending U.S…
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Why Investment Banks Have Been Leaving Commodities By: 04/14/2014 @ 10:16am

Higher regulatory pressure and diminishing profit potential? Are these just excuses, or are they the real reasons we've seen a major shift by the…

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Can Corn Catch Fire in September?
  • Re: Floor Talk August 18 Hobbyfarmer,   Oh, I get what you are saying. But, don't be surprised if I report that the combine's monitor, whil in that same field…

  • Re: Floor Talk August 18 That farm probably averages more like 150-175. I'd have to ask for sure. But, that would get you in the ballpark. Don't forget that…

  • Re: Floor Talk August 18 I witnessed the size of an ear of corn pulled from a central Iowa cornfield, yesterday. It had 18 rows around, about 7 1/2 inches of grain length…