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Morning Grains 4/23/14

On April 23, 2014 - 9:44 AM By

DJ Analysts’ Estimates for April USDA Cattle-On-Feed Report The following estimates, as compiled by the Wall Street Journal for the nation’s feedyards with a capacity of 1,000 or more head, are in percentages of the year-earlier figure. High and low projections were dropped in the calculation of averages. The U.S. Department of Agriculture report is [...]

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Morning Softs 4/23/14

On April 23, 2014 - 9:35 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were higher on slower tan expected planting progress. Farmers made very little progress last week and might hold back this week as well. This is especially true in the Southeast where there have been some excessive rains. However, there was some light precipitation recently in Texas and more light precipitation is [...]

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Morning Softs 4/22/14

On April 22, 2014 - 10:01 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were mostly a little lower on forecasts for better planting weather this week and on ideas of weaker demand. The Southeast and Delta have seen a lot of rain recently, but should turn drier this week. Meanwhile, some beneficial precipitation was seen in West Texas over the weekend. Demand is a [...]

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Morning Grains 4/22/14

On April 22, 2014 - 9:58 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 109,604 lots, or 4.77 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest May-14 4,750 4,760 4,749 4,757 4,760 4,756 -4 4,260 14,598 Jul-14 4,580 4,580 4,459 4,550 4,578 4,517 -61 8 14 Sep-14 4,350 4,371 4,331 4,363 4,372 [...]

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Morning Grains Comments 4/21/14

On April 21, 2014 - 10:11 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 165,258 lots, or 7.19 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest May-14 4,764 4,766 4,753 4,757 4,765 4,760 -5 2,708 15,674 Jul-14 4,578 4,578 4,578 4,578 4,601 4,578 -23 2 14 Sep-14 4,401 4,408 4,351 4,351 4,401 [...]

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Morning Softs 4/21/14

On April 21, 2014 - 10:04 AM By

DJ China Details Vast Extent Of Soil Pollution (FROM THE WALL STREET JOURNAL 4/18/14) By Josh Chin and Brian Spegele BEIJING — The extent of China’s soil pollution, long guarded as a state secret, was laid out in an official report that confirmed deep-seated fears about contaminated farmland and the viability of the country’s food [...]

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Morning Grains 4/17/14

On April 17, 2014 - 10:25 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 99,910 lots, or 4.37 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest May-14 4,761 4,772 4,754 4,762 4,756 4,763 7 4,496 19,530 Jul-14 4,587 4,587 4,586 4,586 4,595 4,586 -9 6 18 Sep-14 4,385 4,395 4,360 4,391 4,366 [...]

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Morning Softs 4/17/14

On April 17, 2014 - 9:01 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were higher, but held the recent trading range. Ideas of short domestic supplies available to the market supported nearby months. Demand is a problem as the market as China keeps moving to reduce its government supplies. The government is releasing some of its supplies to millers at competitive prices when compared [...]

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Morning Grains 4/16/14

On April 16, 2014 - 10:06 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 107,766 lots, or 4.70 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest May-14 4,755 4,758 4,752 4,758 4,753 4,756 3 3,224 23,324 Jul-14 4,663 4,663 4,528 4,528 4,534 4,595 61 4 20 Sep-14 4,381 4,386 4,354 4,371 4,359 [...]

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Morning Softs 4/16/14

On April 16, 2014 - 9:34 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were lower, but held the recent trading range. The price action overall has not been real strong, and some traders think a major top is being built. Ideas of short domestic supplies available to the market supported nearby months. Demand is a problem as the market as China keeps moving to [...]

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Morning Grains 4/15/14

On April 15, 2014 - 10:15 AM By

Crop Progress Date 13-Apr 6-Apr 2013 Avg Cotton Planted 8 6 8 9 Corn Planted 3 2 6 Rice Planted 25 15 22 31 Rice Emerged 9 12 12 Sorghum Planted 20 11 23 21 Sugarbeets Planted 5 12 Oats Planted 9 38 47 Winter Wheat Headed 5 4 Spring Wheat Planted 6 5 Barley [...]

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Morning Softs 4/15/14

On April 15, 2014 - 10:10 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were higher in nearby months, but lower in deferred months. The price action overall has not been real strong, but Bulls seem unwilling to give up. Ideas of short domestic supplies available to the market supported nearby months. Demand is a problem as the market has seen selling due to reduced [...]

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