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Soybeans, wheat rally as corn closes mixed

Soybeans were higher on commercial and technical buying. Beans are a little oversold after last week’s drop, with planting in Brazil about 75% complete, but still slower than normal. Parts of northern and central Brazil have recently received some rain, while there’s been... Read More.

Kansas Hospital of 104 Years Closes

Ad Astra News HERINGTON, Kan.  — Herington Municipal Hospital announced to staff on Monday, Oct. 9, the closure of the hospital. Along with its associated clinics, the hospital will close as soon as Wednesday, Oct. 11.The decision... Read More.

Corn closes mostly higher, soybeans down

Soybeans were lower on fund and technical selling. Soybeans are watching U.S. planting and development conditions, with rain in some areas in the near-term forecast, but medium-term outlooks generally have a drier pattern in parts of the region. If that forecast follows through,... Read More.

Soybeans fail to rally, corn closes mixed

Soybeans were lower on fund and technical selling. Beans tried to rally, but hit resistance and couldn’t follow through, with soybean meal and oil also turning lower on renewed liquidation. Brazil’s record harvest is wrapping up, with expectations for record exports this month... Read More.

Wheat extends gains, corn closes higher

Soybeans were mixed on bull spreading. Near-term cash supplies are tight, reflecting those spreads, with NOPA crush numbers out Wednesday. February’s member crush is expected to be down on the month, but at least slightly above a year ago. Brazil’s harvest remains slower... Read More.

U.S. soybean export window closes as corn window opens

Brazil’s record soybean crop is about to have a big impact on the export market. Dale Durchholz, owner of Grain Cycles, tells Brownfield Brazil’s soybean exports are about to pick up steam, “And when they accelerate, they are going to accelerate. Our bean exports... Read More.

Soybeans manage firm Friday finish as corn closes weak

Soybeans were higher on short covering and technical buying but ended the week with modest losses on harvest pressure and the relative strength in the dollar. Export demand is solid, with Spain and China buying more U.S. soybeans Friday morning, 198,000 tons and... Read More.

Soybeans give back some gains as corn closes mixed

Soybeans were lower on profit taking and technical selling. Contracts are overbought as traders continue to focus on lower yield projections, with the potential for reductions by the USDA due to weather. Most forecasts have a generally dry end to August in much... Read More.