Monday , 29 May 2017

Soybean, wheat sales inch up; corn slips

Soybean, wheat sales inch up; corn slips

Export sales of soybeans and wheat increased in the latest week and topped trade forecasts, and the soybean and corn sales exceeded the weekly paces needed to meet the U.S. Depart ...

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Ag markets: wheat prices stabilise as dryness tests US crops

Ag markets: wheat prices stabilise as dryness tests US crops

So it looks like the dryness in the southern Plains is causing some damage to winter wheat seedlings after all, now that it has emerged from dormancy. OK, the crop rating for Texa ...

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Ag markets: wheat futures shy away from key price battle

Ag markets: wheat futures shy away from key price battle

Will one landmark lead to another in the wheat market? Chicago soft red winter wheat futures, the world benchmark, for March in the last session achieved some technical kudos by c ...

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Ag markets: wheat futures hit new multi-month highs

Ag markets: wheat futures hit new multi-month highs

Wheat futures extended their rally to a seven-and-a-half month high, led by Kansas City hard red winter wheat. Wheat prices eased in the overnight session, but slow farmer selling ...

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Land price outlook for corn, soy states better than for wheat country

Land price outlook for corn, soy states better than for wheat country

Farmland values in major US corn and soybean growing areas may be poised for stability, even as values in the wheat belt face further decline, after fall in some states at the fas ...

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Russia says 18,000 T of seized wheat might be released in Egypt after fumigation

Russia says 18,000 T of seized wheat might be released in Egypt after fumigation

Russia's agriculture safety watchdog said on Thursday 18,000 tonnes of Russian wheat, seized by Egypt at an Alexandria port in November, could be released by local officials after ...

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Hedge funds turn sweeter on wheat – just in time

Hedge funds turn sweeter on wheat – just in time

Hedge funds turned less downbeat over wheat futures ahead of last week's data showing a surprise slump in US sowings, potentially limiting the prospects of further price rises, bu ...

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Ag markets: wheat dips as boost from oil-Trump factors wanes

Ag markets: wheat dips as boost from oil-Trump factors wanes

Will it prove third time lucky for wheat bears? Twice already this week, they have won the early trading exchanges, forcing futures lower in Chicago, the world's benchmark market, ...

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Hedge funds sell wheat ‘with reckless abandon’ as ags’ appeal wanes

Hedge funds sell wheat ‘with reckless abandon’ as ags’ appeal wanes

December has brought a more bearish streak to hedge funds' thinking on the agricultural commodity complex - including selling hard wheat "with reckless abandon", a move which coul ...

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Hogs to gain less from fund rejig – but coffee, wheat hopes rise

Hogs to gain less from fund rejig – but coffee, wheat hopes rise

The revival in lean hog futures has quelled somewhat the further boost to prices ahead posed by an annual rejig of index funds holding $115bn in ags – although for Chicago wheat, ...

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