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Corn sees firm finish, wheat mostly up

Soybeans were mixed, with nearby contracts down and deferred months up on bear spreading. Brazil’s harvest is past 60% complete and their basis is moving lower, adding to their export advantage. The USDA’s next round of supply, demand, and production numbers is out... Read More.

Solidly higher finish for wheat, corn firm

Soybeans were modestly lower on profit taking and technical selling. Soybeans were getting ready for Tuesday’s production update for Brazil from CONAB. The number is expected to be lower, but likely won’t be as dramatic as the cut CONAB made in February. Still,... Read More.

Corn up modestly, soybeans close firm

Soybeans were modestly higher on short covering and technical buying, finding some support near the recent lows. Soybeans continue to monitor development and harvest conditions in South America. Argentina’s in generally good shape, while Brazil’s harvest should hit the halfway point very soon,... Read More.

Wheat up, corn manages firm finish

Soybeans were mixed, mostly steady to lower. Soybeans consolidated, generally unable to follow through on the early gains as conditions in Argentina look good, while parts of Brazil could be warmer and drier over the next few days. AgRural says 40% of Brazil’s... Read More.

Soybeans manage firm finish with corn mostly weak

Soybeans were modestly higher on short covering and technical buying. That late rally was sparked by forecasts showing hot, dry weather into at least next week for parts of Argentina and a higher move in bean meal. Beans were down early on profit... Read More.