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    Hurricane Season Part II

    Sep 08, 2017 04:35 PM

    This week, there is a lot more hurricane talk with 3 of them active at the same time. Katia is pretty much being ignored on the east coast of Mexico, but Irma is going to hit Florida on Sunday and Georgia soon afterward. That changes the commodity discussion, with a lot more soybeans, peanuts and other crops mixed in with the cotton in Georgia.

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    Ag Barometer Dips on Sluggish Grain Prices

    Sep 05, 2017 10:23 AM

    Anemic grain prices continue to weigh heavily on grain farmers perception about the economy. Purdue University and the CME Group released its monthly Ag Economy Barometer. The economic indicator dipped to 132 points, seven points below the July reading. While the sentiment index dropped, it's still stronger than a year ago when the index was sitting at just 95 points.

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    Hurricane Season

    Sep 01, 2017 04:37 PM

    The US commodity market has sort of forgotten how to act during the peak of hurricane season. This is due to lack of practice. Before Hurricane Harvey, the last Cat 3 storm to hit the mainland was Ike in 2008. One of the worse years in recent history was 2005, with Katrina, Rita and Wilma. The El Nino and La Nina weather patterns influence Atlantic hurricanes, with La Nina tending to magnify intensity while El Nino cuts them off due to equatorial air circulation patterns.

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    What Grain Should You Sell if You Need Some Extra Cash?

    Sep 01, 2017 12:13 PM

    Market analysts have been saying there’s a lot of extra grain being stored on the farm, and it could take away from new crop storage. 

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    Grain Markets End August With a Bang

    Aug 31, 2017 04:19 PM

    “What a difference of one trade can make,” says FarmLead’s Doug Kirk. He and Market Rally Radio Host Chip Flory discuss the big day. 

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    3 Factors that Could Jolt the Grain Markets

    Aug 30, 2017 01:43 PM

    The grain markets are in a constant lull, says R.J. O’Brien’s Chris Modaff. He shares what is needed to add some action back into the markets.

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