Monday, February 08, 2016


Perspective: Midwest July Outlook

Monday, February 08, 2016

February 8 – The European forecast model releases a monthly update looking deep into the future. This morning’s monthly release provided a look into the critical pollination month of July. The outlook is actually a compilation of many ensemble members, with forecasters looking for tendencies where... Learn More →


Perspective: Midday Commentary, 02/08/2016

Monday, February 08, 2016

February 8 – Increased concerns over the domestic and global economy continue to dominate trade this morning. The Dow Jones Industrial Average has been down nearly 400 points at times, with crude oil fluctuating near the $30 per barrel level. Gold is sharply higher this morning to seven-month highs... Learn More →


Perspective: Morning Commentary, 02/08/2016

Monday, February 08, 2016

February 8 – Fear is the dominant theme to start the week, with safe-haven buying pushing gold to fresh three-month highs overnight. Stocks sold off around the world overnight, although China is closed for its Lunar New Year holiday this week. The rush to safe-haven buying pushed German 2-year... Learn More →


Corn Report, 02/08/2016

Monday, February 08, 2016

With nothing to keep pushing the corn bull up we continue to slip down the hill as we were not able to tackle the $3.73 resistance mark last week and closed down Friday to $3.65. The funds helped this down pressure with a sell off of 8K, and the equities markets continue to take hits with the DJ... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 02/08/2016

Monday, February 08, 2016

General Market News · USD spikes higher after two consecutive days of sharp losses on Friday · Dow set to open the week down over 200 points · Gold jumps to 3 month high as market looks for safety · Arla to cut 500 jobs http://www.foodmanufacture.co.uk/Manufacturing/Dairy-firm-cuts-jobs Class... Learn More →


Morning Grain Comments, 02/08/2016

Monday, February 08, 2016

The last real spot of concern for this South American growing season received might have been washed out over the weekend, with strong rains arriving for key Argentine crop regions—the bulls desperately needed some help in that area and will now have to turn to 2016 U.S. weather. Japan is looking... Learn More →