Monthly archive for April 2018

COMMENTARY 4/30/18

Dry in the US for the next several days which should allow for some decent planting while there are a few showers, less significant expected in the N HRW areas and in the Plains.  The Miss still has some areas near flood stage, but in other areas, […]

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BIDS 4/30/18

**NGMO YC STARTS TODAY!!  ~CALL **With the passage of the omnibus spending bill, the 199A “Grain Glitch” was approved by Senate and signed by Pres Trump.  The playing field has been leveled and producers can retroactively sell grain to private companies without a 20% reward to cooperatives.  […]

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BIDS 4/27/18

**NGMO YC STARTS MON!!……it IS upon us!**  See Specialty Page! **With the passage of the omnibus spending bill, the 199A “Grain Glitch” was approved by Senate and signed by Pres Trump.  The playing field has been leveled and producers can retroactively sell grain to private companies without […]

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COMMENTARY 4/27/18

Finally, we turn to several days extended for some decent planting weather!  Still cool here through Sun, but then watch out for three days above 75 and dare we suggest the possibility for 80?!  Then, the Corn Belt gets a chance of showers Tues – Fri. Quick-ship premiums […]

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COMMENTARY 4/26/18

Quick-ship premiums  disappeared as fast as they materialized!  Below normal temps the next several days with 3 days of warmer temps, followed by a chance for rain and additional cooling to finish off next week. The first week of May doesn’t look terribly productive for planting unless […]

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BIDS 4/26/18

**NEXT NGMO YC RUN STARTS MON!!……just 2 days away!**  See Specialty Page! **With the passage of the omnibus spending bill, the 199A “Grain Glitch” was approved by Senate and signed by Pres Trump.  The playing field has been leveled and producers can retroactively sell grain to private […]

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COMMENTARY 4/25/18

Quick-ship premiums beginning to show up at some houses as shippers show interest this week and next, as they try to lure corn into the pipeline during planting season. UP 5 Cool wet planting conditions, strong global demand, and additional dryness in Brazil is looking more likely. […]

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BIDS 4/25/18

**NEXT NGMO YC RUN STARTS MON!!……just 3 days away!**  See Specialty Page! **With the passage of the omnibus spending bill, the 199A “Grain Glitch” was approved by Senate and signed by Pres Trump.  The playing field has been leveled and producers can retroactively sell grain to private […]

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COMMENTARY 4/24/18

The Gulf HAS been making progress unloading corn barges!  With recent drops in freight locally, higher values up on the IL and high river levels in the Upper Miss, nearbys have inverted (primarily in yc) causing an inversion from Apr into May.  This is a time you […]

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BIDS 4/24/18

 **NEXT NGMO YC RUN STARTS NEXT MON!!**  See Specialty Page! **With the passage of the omnibus spending bill, the 199A “Grain Glitch” was approved by Senate and signed by Pres Trump.  The playing field has been leveled and producers can retroactively sell grain to private companies without […]

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