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12 August 2014
Keep Track of Mycotoxin Risk Right Up to Harvest
UK - With the winter wheat harvest well underway, HGCA is reminding growers to keep track of rainfall for their mycotoxin risk assessment following the onset of more unsettled weather including...
NFU to Evaluate 2014 Harvest with Annual Member Survey
UK - The first source of published data on UK crop production levels for this year will be generated by NFU members who are encouraged to complete the annual harvest survey of 2014. ...
Wyckoff's Closing Grains: Corn Closed Higher
US - December corn futures closed up 4 3/4 cents at $3.68 1/4 Monday. Prices closed near the session high on short covering. ...
08 August 2014
Wyckoff's Closing Grains: Corn Closed Lower
US - December corn futures closed down 3 1/2 cents at $3.70 3/4 Thursday. Prices closed near mid-range. ...
07 August 2014
Total Rice Area, Production for Bangladesh Revised Down
BANGLADESH - For marketing year (MY) 2014/15 (May to April), Post’s estimate for total rice area and production is revised down to 11.8 million hectares and 34.6 million tons on lower Boro...
Argentine Wheat Numbers for MY 2014/2015 Practically Unchanged
ARGENTINA - Wheat numbers in 2014/15 stay practically unchanged, with planted area at 4.2 million hectares and production at 12.5 million tons....
Wyckoff's Closing Grains: Corn Closed Higher
US - December corn futures closed up 7 cents at $3.74 1/4 Wednesday. Prices closed near the session high on short covering in a bear market. ...
06 August 2014
Jim Wyckoff's Morning Report: Sell-off in World Stock Markets
GLOBAL - The feature in the market place Wednesday morning is the sell-off in world stock markets, following the U.S. lead Tuesday afternoon, as investors and traders exhibit keener “risk-off”...
Secure Seed Early for Planting Winter Wheat
CANADA - Anyone wanting to plant winter wheat this fall is being advised to secure seed supplies as early as possible....
Wyckoff's Closing Grains: Corn Closed Lower
US - December corn futures closed down 2 1/4 cents at $3.67 Tuesday. Prices closed nearer the session high....
05 August 2014
Jim Wyckoff's Morning Report: Markets 'Lethargic' Through Summer
GLOBAL - The “dog days” of summer are approaching and with much of Europe on vacation during August, the market place feels a bit lethargic at present. ...
Wyckoff's Closing Grains: Corn Closed Higher
US - December Corn closed up 7-cents at 3.69 1/4. December corn closed higher due to short covering on Monday as it consolidated some of this summer's decline. ...
04 August 2014
Jim Wyckoff's Morning Report: Corn Market Higher Overnight
GLOBAL - The September NASDAQ 100 was higher due to short covering overnight as it consolidates some of last week's decline. Stochastics and the RSI are neutral to bearish signaling that sideways...
Pressure Remains on Global Grain Prices
GLOBAL - Rising Black Sea crop estimates, good US spring wheat yield potential and near-ideal weather for corn development have all combined to keep the pressure on global grain prices as US...
India’s Kharif Sowing Area Crosses 70.6 MH
INDIA - India’s kharif season sowing has crossed 70.6 million hectares, the Indian agriculture ministry said in a statement....
Lesotho Average Cereal Harvest Estimated in 2014
LESOTHO - The 2014 cereal crop, which was harvested in May-June, is estimated at a comparable level to the previous year’s near-average output....
01 August 2014
Jim Wyckoff's Morning Report: Global Stock Markets Under Strong Selling Pressure
GLOBAL - This is no ordinary summertime Friday. World stock markets were under strong selling pressure overnight, following the U.S. stock market lead from Thursday. ...
31 July 2014
Wyckoff's Closing Grains: Corn Closed Higher
US - December corn futures closed up 1/2 cent at $3.71 1/2 Wednesday. Prices closed near mid-range and saw tepid short covering in a bear market. ...
30 July 2014
Wyckoff's Closing Grains: Corn Closed Lower
US - December corn futures closed down 5 1/2 cents at $3.71 1/4 Tuesday. Prices closed nearer the session low....
29 July 2014
Wyckoff's Weekly Grain Outlook: Weather Patterns Drying Out
ANALYSIS - Corn belt weather patterns are drying out a bit this week, reports Jim Wyckoff for TheCropSite....
Wyckoff's Closing Grains: Corn Closed Higher
US - December corn futures closed up 5 1/4 cents at $3.77 Monday. Prices closed nearer the session high on short covering. ...
28 July 2014
2014 Georgia Cereal Production Anticipated to Decline
GEORGIA - Harvesting of the 2014 winter cereals, mainly the minor wheat crop, is currently ongoing while planting of the main maize crop, accounting in average for about 77 percent of the total...
Armenia 2014 Cereal Production Expected to Decline
ARMENIA - Harvest of the 2014 winter crops (mainly wheat) is nearing completion. Although planting was completed under favourable weather conditions, cold and dry weather during the growing season...
25 July 2014
Biomass Investment Slashes Grain Drying Costs by 70 Per Cent
SCOTLAND, UK - With harvest underway, the good news for one Arbroath farmer is that investment in two batch boilers has slashed any potential grain drying costs by around 70 per cent....
India Targets 261 Million Tonnes of Foodgrains Output during 2014-15
INDIA - India has estimated 261 million tonnes of foodgrain output during 2014-15 fiscal year period, Dr. Sanjeev Kumar Balyan, Indian minister of state for agriculture and food processing industries...
Wyckoff's Closing Grains: Corn Closed Lower
US - December corn futures closed down 2 cents at $3.68 3/4 Thursday. Prices hit another new contract low and closed near mid-range....
24 July 2014
Jim Wyckoff's Morning Report: Further Plane Mystery Unsettles Markets
GLOBAL - Geopolitics is still in play in the market place Thursday. Unsettling to traders and investors are reports just out that an Air Algerie jetliner with 110 passengers on board went missing...
Rising Temperatures Hinder Indian Wheat Production
INDIA - Geographers at the University of Southampton have found a link between increasing average temperatures in India and a reduction in wheat production....
Wyckoff's Closing Grains: Corn Closed Higher
US - December corn futures closed up 2 cents at $3.70 1/4 Wednesday. Prices hit another new contract low and then rebounded on some tepid short covering to close near the session high. ...
23 July 2014
Jim Wyckoff's Morning Report: Markets Slightly More Confident
GLOBAL - There is a bit more investor and trader risk appetite in the market place at mid-week as there have been no major new developments on the geopolitical scene the past 48 hours. ...
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