Monthly archive for March 2018

BIDS 3/22/18

 Think Safe – Work Safe – Stay Safe!   ** SRW – NOT accepting ANY from 2015**  St Louis river level: ROLLING at + 12.7′, forecast to be  + 10.0′ by Mon, and 9.2′ by NEXT Wed. (Note that at “zero” on the river gauge there IS still water in the river and the river […]

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COMMENTARY 3/21/18

No significant changes in SA weather. CORN UNCHANGED Very quiet and seem to be waiting on the next report.  There was another sale announcement of 138 KMT sold to S Korea this am. So far, it Is holding its 50day support at 3.73.  This is a PERFECT […]

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BIDS 3/21/18

 Think Safe – Work Safe – Stay Safe!   ** SRW – NOT accepting ANY from 2015**  St Louis river level: ROLLING at + 10.9′, forecast to be  + 12.3 by Fri, and 9.2 by Mon. (Note that at “zero” on the river gauge there IS still water in the river and the river IS […]

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COMMENTARY 3/20/18

CORN DOWN 1 Mixed.  There was another sales announced of 110k to Peru this am.  Cordonnier has left his SA est unchanged with Arg at 34.0 (Usda 36), Brazil 86.0 (Usda 94.5).  The next report isn’t out until next Thurs, 3/29.  The boys in the S are […]

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BIDS 3/20/18

 Think Safe – Work Safe – Stay Safe!   ** SRW – NOT accepting ANY from 2015**  St Louis river level: RISING at + 9.2′, forecast to be  + 10.0 by Wed, and 10.3 by Fri. (Note that at “zero” on the river gauge there IS still water in the river and the river IS […]

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BIDS 3/19/18

 Think Safe – Work Safe – Stay Safe!   ** SRW – NOT accepting ANY from 2015**  St Louis river level: RISING at + 9.2′, forecast to be  + 10.0 by Wed, and 10.3 by Fri. (Note that at “zero” on the river gauge there IS still water in the river and the river IS […]

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COMMENTARY 3/19/18

Favorable South American weather,  nice weekend rains in the HRW belt, and trade war concerns are causing nervous Funds.  CORN DOWN 8 Now off 20 cents from its recent highs.  Fund are estimated to have sold some 20K contracts today. Argentina got up to 2″ of accum […]

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BIDS 3/16/18

 Think Safe – Work Safe – Stay Safe!   ** SRW – NOT accepting ANY from 2015**  St Louis river level: DROPPING at + 10.8′, forecast to be  + 9.2‘ by Mon, and 9.0 by Wed. (Note that at “zero” on the river gauge there IS still water in the river and the river IS still operating…..just […]

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COMMENTARY 3/16/18

CORN                             DOWN 4 Rain coverage and amounts across Argentina over the weekend will be key to what futures do Sun pm.  More rain in Brazil will mean a bigger crop while Arg’s continues to shrink.  The EU is is now threatening us with a 25% retaliatory tax on US corn […]

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COMMENTARY 3/15/18

The 6-10 day forecast appears unchanged for Argentina and wetter for Brazil’s Minas Gerais.   Over the next two week, Argentina’s soil moisture is expected to improve but some crop damage is likely to be seen, but how much?  Buenos Aires should benefit more than areas like Cordoba.  […]

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