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Bets Against Soybeans Jump on Poor Global Economic Outlook By: 02/12/2016 @ 2:59pm

Bets that soybean prices will fall jumped in the week that ended Feb. 9.Money managers were net-short by 55,342 soybean contracts, more than three times the prior week…

USDA: U.S. Corn, Soybean Stockpiles Grow By: 02/09/2016 @ 10:58am

The USDA released bearish February U.S. Crop Production and World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE)…

Bayer Refuses EPA Request to Cancel Use of Insecticide By: 02/05/2016 @ 3:41pm

Today, Bayer announced it has refused a request by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to voluntarily cancel the…

Brazil's Soybean Yields = Record-Large Crop By: 02/05/2016 @ 1:14pm

SAO PAULO, Brazil (sfagro.com.br)--Concerns over the drought, which affected soybean plantations in some regions of production in the Mid-West and Northeast of Brazil, and heavy rainfall in the Southern region…

Corn Sales Jump, Bean Purchases Plunge, Export Sales Report Shows By: 02/04/2016 @ 8:04am

Corn sales jumped in the week that ended Jan. 28 while soybean sales plunged. U.S. exporters reported corn sales of 1.13 million metric tons to overseas buyers, according to the Department of Agriculture…

Corn Sales on Low End of Expectations; Soybeans, Wheat Within Projections By: 01/29/2016 @ 7:45am

Corn sales were on the low end of expectations while soybean and wheat purchases were within projections in a delayed export sales report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.The report was delayed due to a…

FMC Launches Capture LFR Insecticide Plus Soil Amendment By: 01/28/2016 @ 4:51pm

FMC announced the launch of Capture LFR Insecticide together with VGR Soil Amendment for in-furrow application in corn. This option will offer full spectrum insect control, increased water efficiency, and…

Corn Export Sales Jump in Week Ended Jan. 14 By: 01/22/2016 @ 7:42am

Corn sales jumped in the week that ended Jan. 14 as Mexico and Saudi Arabia stepped up purchases.Exporters sold 1.16 million metric tons of corn to overseas buyers last week, up 73% from the prior week and 91%…

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