Monday, December 07, 2015


Ongoing Mild Temperatures Forecast; January Called 6 Cents Lower

Monday, December 07, 2015

January natural gas is set to open 6 cents lower Monday morning at $2.13 as traders see no redeeming weather features on the horizon and overnight oil markets plunged. MDA Weather Services in its morning six-to 10-day outlook said, "The forecast remains warm-dominated in this period; although not... Learn More →


10 reasons why agriculture is key to combating climate change

Monday, December 07, 2015

Governments of more than 190 nations will converge in Paris from 30 November to 11 December at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP21), with the aim of reaching a historic agreement to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions and averting the disastrous effects of climate change. As... Learn More →


Perspective: Morning Commentary, 12/07/2015

Monday, December 07, 2015

December 7 – President Obama addressed the nation for the first time in five years from the Oval Office Sunday night. He confirmed what the FBI told us last week; that the San Bernardino attack was an act of terror. In doing so, he raised the significance of the issue, but did not provide either us... Learn More →


Corn Report, 12/07/2015

Monday, December 07, 2015

Corn values traded weaker overnight as technicals are beginning to rollover and the USD rebounds from last week’s weakness. Funds covered nearly 21k contracts last week boosting values to the highest levels in the last month. Producers were big sellers of corn and milo on the rally and that trend... Learn More →


Morning Livestock Report, 12/07/2015

Monday, December 07, 2015

Nearby Dec live cattle futures closed out the week with a sharp $7.55 loss and on fresh contract lows, with the early October spot low of near $120 as the only remaining downside technical support. Weekly slaughter totaled 560K head, slightly below the 564K head of the same week last year, but... Learn More →


Morning Grain Comments, 12/07/2015

Monday, December 07, 2015

Chicago wheat posted strong volume during a gap higher last night; fundamental support remains thin and U.S. exports uncompetitive, but higher trade is the path of least resistance for the front end of the complex... Strategie Grains raised sees 2016 E.U. oilseed output increasing thanks to higher... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 12/07/2015

Monday, December 07, 2015

General Market News · Pearl harbor remembrance day is today · Obama laid out plans for fight on terrorism; new gun laws, stricter visa processes but no new military initiatives · Think tank says China will grow 6.5% in 2016 · Crude oil falls below $40; Ruble falls; OPEC allows producers... Learn More →