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Weather risk premium reenters soy complex

By |May 31, 2023|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Edible Oils, Weather|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Spot soybean futures rose 30 cents last week. New-crop soybean futures continued to hover near two-year lows. Soybean oil prices rose about 1.5 cents per [...]

Hurricane season starts this week

By |June 1, 2022|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Energy, Sugar, Weather|Tags: , , , , |

The North Atlantic hurricane season officially begins today, Jun. 1, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has released its projection for the [...]

Soybean planting gets underway in Illinois, Iowa

By |April 28, 2022|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Weather, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Planting of 2022/23 soybeans remained behind average pace as of Apr. 24 due to a slow start in Illinois and Iowa, which were both [...]

Moderate to extreme drought for 44 percent of contiguous U.S.

By |August 20, 2021|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Weather, Wheat|Tags: , , , , |

NOAA reported that 37 percent of the contiguous U.S. was under conditions of severe to extreme drought in July (Palmer Drought Index), about unchanged [...]

Dry, hot July weather expected in northwestern Belt

By |July 1, 2021|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Market Prices, Weather|Tags: , , , , |

Much of the northwestern Grain Belt has experienced drought conditions in recent months, which are expected to continue for another few weeks, at least. [...]

Midwest rains expected to pick up in late June

By |June 17, 2021|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Weather, Wheat|Tags: , , , |

NOAA’s two-week outlook calls for above-average rain and below-average temperatures in most of the Grain Belt, which should be favorable for developing corn and [...]