Monthly archive for May 2018

COMMENTARY 5/31/18

Hmmm.. It’s THAT time of year!  Time to start talking about the old dreaded Dry Ridge Dome.  The Central US should see some scattered showers through the weekend then a large, cool, dry air mass moves in, followed by a significant round of heat as NEXT week wears on.  In SA, S Brazil is […]

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COMMENTARY

This week, three systems come together and as Alberto works his way N and should produce accums of 1/2 to 1 1/2 over a wide area.  Temps should be unseasonably mild and cooler in some areas. The cooler system should bring drier air, limiting accums and coverage for the next two weeks.  May was […]

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BIDS 5/30/18

**Markets are inverted. Make SURE you get May contracts in on time!** THINK SAFE! **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 […]

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COMMENTARY 5/29/2018

This week, three systems come together and as Alberto works his way N and should produce accums of 1/2 to 1 1/2 over a wide area.  Temps should be unseasonably mild and cooler in some areas. The cooler  will carry with it drier air, limiting accums.  coverage/amounts, keeping most areas only […]

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BIDS 5/29/18

**Markets are inverted. Make SURE you get May contracts in on time!** THINK SAFE! **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 […]

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COMMENTARY 5/25/18

Fast and dirty for Friday!  Forecasts still dry as that high pressure manifests. Appears to be blocking  moisture which should limit accums to only 3/4″ to 1.5″ through NEXT Fri.  SOME weather models indicate the potential ridging developing across the N Central US June 1-6.  In SA, E Argentina and S Brazil are both […]

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COMMENTARY 5/24/18

Forecasts appear drier as that high pressure manifests and now appears to be blocking some moisture which should limit accums to only 3/4″ to 1.5″ through next Fri.  SOME weather models indicate the potential ridging developing across the N Central US June 1-6.  In SA, E Argentina and S Brazil are […]

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5/24/18

**YSB market is inverted. Make SURE you get May contracts in on time!** THINK SAFE! **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 […]

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COMMENTARY 5/23/18

The complex weather continues but confidence IS improving as a high pressure sets up in the SE Corn Belt to the S Plains causing rain in the N for the next 7-10 days covering a third of the production belt. Temps should be warmer, especially from KS and S. CORN UP 4 Dryness continues in […]

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BIDS 5/23/18

**Market is inverted. Make SURE you get May contracts in on time!** THINK SAFE! **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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