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Weekly market report recapping the week ending May 31, 2024

By |May 31, 2024|Categories: Cocoa & Chocolate, Corn & Soy Complex, Economic Outlook, Sugar, Weekly Posts|Tags: , , , , |

About 83 percent of the U.S. corn crop was planted as of May 26, back on average pace after a couple weeks of [...]

Soybean oil breaks below 50 cents

By |May 3, 2023|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Edible Oils, Market Prices, Weather, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , |

Soybean oil prices continued to drift lower over last week, breaking below 50 cents per pound on Q4 2023 and 2024 futures for the [...]

Corn acreage expected to rise, soybeans to fall in 2019

By |January 29, 2019|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Looking ahead to 2019/20 corn, the consensus is U.S. acreage will increase, but the extent of the increase is a hot topic right now. [...]

For the first time, Brazil may plant more soybeans than the U.S.

By |August 22, 2018|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex|Tags: , , , , , |

Brazilian farmers are getting ready to plant soybeans in September, and the government expects higher plantings once again. Analysts estimate the planting of around [...]

Corn acreage could increase next year if the trade dispute continues

By |August 3, 2018|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Global Trade|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Tariffs between the U.S. and China have caused soybean prices to fall relative to corn prices. This depreciation brought down the U.S. soybean-corn ratio, [...]

Corn & soybean stocks higher, new-crop acreage lower than expectations

By |March 29, 2018|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex|Tags: , , , , , |

USDA’s initial plantings forecast puts 2018/19 corn plantings at 88.0 million acres, compared to average trade expectations of 89.5 million acres, and soybean plantings [...]