World Food Production Blog

The World Food Production Blog is one of the world’s leading informational resources on global agricultural production and its impact on food prices worldwide.


Morning Dairy Comments, 01/25/2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

General Market News · DOW cracks 20,000 intraday for the first time ever · Australia milk production down 4.1% in December · Farm groups want seat at the table for restructuring NAFTA https://goo.gl/42JHmt · $2 million proposed in funding for dairy relief bill https://goo.gl/Uug4Dk · Banker brought... Learn More →


Soybean Report, 01/25/2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Slow night session bleeds lower with nothing to support it short term. OI is at a high for this timeframe in beans. Meal in second place and oil just missed joining beans. The whole complex added OI while volume was weak. Options were pretty active across the complex yesterday with nice OI gains.... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 01/24/2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

General Market News ***Milk Production & Cold Storage reports released this afternoon*** UK supreme court rules Theresa May must get lawmakers on board with Brexit plan A number of earning reports will be released this week which seemingly has the Dow on hold start the week Class III... Learn More →


Wheat Report, 01/24/2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

The wheat market saw 2-5 cent gains in KC and CBOT on Monday, as funds liquidated on of the short with the USD weaker. With planted acres at over 100 year-lows, there has been some support to the winter wheat markets, but the upward momentum has been relatively contained. Weekly export inspections... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 01/23/2017

Monday, January 23, 2017

General Market News · Spot NFDM moves electronic today · Dairy farmers spray EU HQ to push demands for better prices https://goo.gl/FMx4za · Trump picks Sonny Perdue for Ag Secretary · Kroger Co. to fill 10,000 permanent positions · Q4 McDonald’s same-store sales soft in U.S., but strong globally... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 01/18/2017

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

General Market News · Food prices fall for 5th year in a row, dairy index up 3.3% in December https://goo.gl/3wJiQx · Rising U.S. shale-oil output threatens OPEC’s production pact https://goo.gl/rHqjzL · U.S. lifts embargo on French beef imports https://goo.gl/tWdzkZ · Drought-to-drenched... Learn More →


Wheat Report, 01/18/2017

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Gains in wheat on Tuesday were driven by a weaker USD and rallying soybean market. Funds continued to liquidate the Chicago short, chipping away 6k contracts on Tuesday, putting the net short at 89k contracts. Export inspections saw a slight improvement last week to 344 TMT, with HRW making up 200... Learn More →


Corn Report, 01/17/2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

CH finished out report week down ½ on the week but showed some strength to close the week out, funds were an estimated net zero as we have remained range bound for all of Jan $3.50-3.60. S. America weather has the market flexing its muscle a bit this morning as wetness in Arg has bean buying action... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 01/17/2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

General Market News · Satellite reveals endo of “Unending” N. California drought · Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage https://goo.gl/nd3KXc · Saudis see no need to extend OPEC deal beyond six months https://goo.gl/OMZEoQ · Britain will not seek ‘half in, half out’ EU deal... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 01/12/2017

Thursday, January 12, 2017

General Market News · Dairy industry seeks Trump’s help with Canada under NAFTA https://goo.gl/eJ7Ztd · Dairy leads the way as Irish agri-food exports top $11.7 billion https://goo.gl/DVE14T · Oil extends biggest gain in 6 weeks as Saudis make deeper cuts https://goo.gl/lfUeKq · Euro zone... Learn More →


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