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COMMENTARY 6/21/18

With the continued negative stance that the main stream media uses, it is important for us to remain objective.  He is an article on the facts of the trade/tariff issue. Pres Trump’s Tariffs Are a Defense Against China’s Aggression Beijing seeks economic and military domination by taking U.S. […]

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COMMENTARY 10/10/17

Up to another 3″ of rain has fallen and ARE beneficial to river levels improving barge navigation efforts. Draft requests now may be back to full draft by Wed or Thurs!  More rain is in the forecast!  ~Check out the River level at the top of the BIDS page.   (but we […]

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COMMENTARY 8/25/17

  Cool and dry for the SE half of the Corn Belt through early next week.  Scattered storms for the NW half of the Plains.  That tropical storm we mentioned recently now has a name.  Harvey is currently a weak, developing tropical storm and is expected to turn into a hurricane before it […]

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Commentary 11/30/16

South American rain continues to roll through the drier areas but not enough to pull them out of a necessary dry pattern. U.S. dollar was better today. Cooler U.S. weather helps wheat with  the recent and forecasted rains with stress from too much moisture. CORN Down 1/2 […]

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Commentary 11/30/16

South American rain continues to roll through the drier areas but not enough to pull them out of a necessary dry pattern. U.S. dollar was better today. Cooler U.S. weather helps wheat with  the recent and forecasted rains with stress from too much moisture. CORN Down 1/2 […]

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Commentary 10/18/16

CORN UNCHANGED very little news in corn today again. some reduced export numbers and bans on US DDG’s account for any gains today, as Brazil maybe looking for more ethanol in the year to come. Bloomberg Trader Bias:  Bullish, 35% TW, 15% LW,  Bearish, 35% (50% LW), […]

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COMMENTARY 8/12/16

 Rain coverage for the US increases today as a stalling cool front and tropical circulation come together.  This then develops into a major rain event from the Delta up through the SE half of the Corn Belt into early next week.  Widespread coverage with accumof at least 1.00” and […]

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BIDS 6/1/16

*MUST CONTRACT BEFORE HAULING DP* DP RATES CORN BEANS CAHOKIA $.04/mo; Price by 8/31/16 $.04/mo; Price by 8/31/16 ADM $.04/mo; Price by 8/31/16 $.04/mo; Price by 8/31/16 CARGILL $.02/mo; Price by 8/31/16 $.03/mo; Price by 8/31/16 BUNGE $.02/mo; Price by 8/31/16 $.02/mo; Price by 8/31/16 *All Rates Subject […]

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Bids 5/9/16

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BIDS 4/8/16

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