Market News

  • 6 Things You Need to Know about the Soybean Market Right Now

    07/26/2016 12:12 PM

    Farmers may feel anxious over recent dips in soybean futures, and bearish summer weather forecasts, but they shouldn’t worry. Why? Because of export superstar China with its continuing strong demand, according to Rich Nelson, chief strategist for the marketing firm Allendale, in McHenry, Ill.  Here are six takeaways from Allendale’s latest soybean market outlook.

  • Gulke: Weather Markets Turn 'Treacherous'
    07/23/2016 06:00 AM

    With prices dropping, Jerry Gulke says farmers may have to rely on big yields, rather than high prices, to help their bottom line this fall.

  • 6 Things You Need to Know About the Corn Market Right Now
    07/22/2016 09:33 AM

    As weather and managed money decisions turn the market into a roller coaster, uncertainty appears to be the order of the day. But if you're ready to go from being reactive to proactive, here are six takeways from Allendale's latest corn market outlook. 

  • Video
    Big Chinese Grain Firms Get Bigger
    07/21/2016 12:00 PM

    China wants to be more competitive on the world exporting stage, particularly when it comes to competing against major global firms like Archer Daniels Midland, Bunge, Cargill, and Louis Dreyfus.