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Bulls show some strength at mid-week and workingto negate price downtrend. (full story)

International gold priced dropped below 1280 on April 16, and it appears to be staying there. But, for how long? Continue reading for more details. (full story)

It seems that whenever you are reaching close to a culmination of a move, people seem to come up with more and more news, often time stretching reality a bit in the process, to justify price action. When you are close to a peak during a drought year... (full story)

Actionable analysis and ideas for ES, Crude, Gold and more goes out to brokerage clients each and every morning. (full story)

Unicorns and Fairies? (full story)

Gold is setting up and this article outlines how the write previously indicated it. (full story)

Hopefully, planting proceeds quickly as weather forecasts suggest drying weather this week. Using up-to-date prices, we take one more look at 2019 corn and soybean budgets before planting commences. Not […] (full story)

U.S. stock index futures are mixed today after the S&P 500 and NASDAQ cash indexes closed at record highs yesterday. (full story)

Here is a quick 4-minute video on what cattle and hogs may do in the coming days. (full story)

Weak Australian Q1 CPI sees AUD plunge lower. RBA rate cut speculation increases. Bank of Canada expected to hold rates steady at 10amET. Press conference at 11:15amET. USDCAD breaks higher out of 6-week triangular consolidation. Crude oil prices backing off a tad after bearish API... (full story)

And with the fed funds rate at an 11 year high that means... (full story)

Boeing’s earnings before the bell has a lot of analysts thinking that until the investigation is over and the planes are either grounded or no [...] (full story)

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office in Coleman will hold the Coleman County Field Crop Program May 7 at the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 500 W. Live […] (full story)

Awooga! (full story)

Byline: Tony Dreibus 1. Soybeans Higher, Wheat Lower in Overnight Trading Soybeans were slightly higher on optimism about trade between the U.S. and China while wheat was lower on lofty crop ratings. Two... (full story)

We give you a preview of our commodities playbook today (full story)

GOLD ( $XAUUSD ) Incomplete Bearish Sequences Calling The Decline (full story)

We'll be keeping an eye on the spread between May and July Corn. (full story)

Yesterday the markets were propelled by good economic news. Today there is none. What impact will that have on the markets? Read on to learn more... (full story)

What Will it Take to Stabilize Markets? (full story)

Natural Gas (NG) slid more than 2% yesterday, breaking back below the psychologically key 2.5 whole figure level. NG was rejected yesterday at descending wedge resistance (on the 4hr chart), and is now testing wedge support. Significantly, NG remains just below prior horizontal support (on the... (full story)

Amazon (AMZN) rally from April 15 low looks impulsive and can extend higher. This video looks at the short term Elliott Wave path for the stock. (full story)

The Trend Trader helps to identify the current trend status of your favorite futures markets. It not only helps us to stay on the right side of market direction, but also helps us avoid those without a trend. You can even use the grid as a spread matrix too - buying strength and selling weakness.... (full story)

There was an old rule back in the day that you had to wait until after April 20 to start planting cotton in Virginia and bordering North Carolina counties.  There […] (full story)

In this episode, Dr. Scott Stewart covers control options for thrips, plus outlines a useful thrips risk monitoring tool. (full story)

Adverse conditions are causing many corn stand establishment issues this spring. Most issues are resulting from plantings which were planted in late March and early April prior to heavy rainfall […] (full story)

Recent news developments point to a potential timeline for ongoing U.S., China trade negotiations.  More narrowly, articles have also discussed agricultural variables that have arisen in the talks; and as […] (full story)

Mississippi State University agricultural leaders looked far and wide to find a new specialist to guide farmers with irrigation concerns. Drew Gholson started April 1 as an assistant professor and […] (full story)

Forage-producing areas of the state appear to be experiencing a bumper crop of weeds. Dr. Vanessa Corriher-Olson, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service forage specialist, Overton, said hay producers across the […] (full story)

Actionable analysis and ideas for ES, Crude, Gold and more goes out to brokerage clients each and every morning. (full story)

The Market Facilitation Program (MFP) provides direct payments to help corn, cotton, sorghum, soybean, wheat, dairy, hog, shelled almonds and fresh sweet cherries producers who have been directly impacted by […] (full story)

Had a few questions about Strongarm (diclosulam) use in peanuts yesterday that I thought might be interesting to all. (full story)

Stay Short (full story)

Higher... (full story)

Trend is very bearish in short term (full story)

Corn planting progress began over the last several days, especially in the central and southern tiers of Iowa. That is good news, unfortunately, in north central and northwest Iowa field […] (full story)

Funds continue to short amid new price discovery (full story)

A recording from Alabama Cooperative Extension Specialist Dennis Delaney’s webinar on fertilizing cover crops to increase crop residue and improve soil benefits.  (full story)

Hogs test gap in volatile session (full story)

There are various herbicide options for burndown in no-till corn. Here are some products to consider and comments on best-use practices about each. (full story)

Historically, we have not recommended early preplant herbicide application in our region with a couple of exceptions, such as for marestail control. In general, residual herbicides applied more than two […] (full story)

If youve been wondering what has happened to volatility, you are not alone. One of the lead articles in todays Wall Street Journal begins with: An unusual period of calm has blanketed trading of stocks and commodities in recent days, befuddling some analysts who had expected activity in riskier... (full story)

Trading Futures Spreads & Levels for 4.24.2019 (full story)

ARE WE THERE YET WITH CORN? Since the bear market started in 2012, corn finally calmed down in 2014 and has gone sideways since, boring all of us ...... (full story)

will Iranian oil buying sanctions affect the China US trade talks? (full story)

AgDay's Clinton Griffiths talks to Brian Splitt of AgMarket.net about the pressures facing the ethanol industry and what it will take to turn things around.​ (full story)

Changes were recently made to the University of Minnesota’s potassium (K) fertilizer guidelines for corn and soybean. These changes were made to reflect research evaluating critical soil test levels and […] (full story)

The Trump Administration announced last week a major shift in U.S. policy towards Cuba by allowing the activation of Titles III and IV of the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity […] (full story)

The Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation announced that the competitiveness payment program payment rate in effect from 12:01 a.m., Eastern Time, Friday, April 19, 2019, through midnight, Eastern Time, […] (full story)

The following prices are effective from 04/24/19 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until midnight Tuesday 04/30/19. The next announcement is scheduled for 04/30/19 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. * $424.49 […] (full story)

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