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Grain prices rallying, now what?...A closer look into the July 12th USDA report

The summer rally seems to be here but along with it is a drought map that keeps inching East..

Tomorrow is the July WASDE report released by the USDA. This report will give us an updated look at the estimated Supply and Demand tables on corn, beans and wheat. This report will also
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Morning Market Insight

June 16, 2017
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Upcoming USDA report releases: Monday afternoon crop progress/conditions, June 30th stocks report

CORN (Up 1)
Nearby corn traded a
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Morning Market Insight

June 15, 2017
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Side note, Fed raised interest rates ¼ percent yesterday as anticipated.

CORN (Down 4)
The corn market started Wednesday
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Morning Market Insight

June 14, 2017
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Ethanol numbers to be released this morning. The next USDA report is Friday, June 30th.

CORN (Unchanged)
The market showed good
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Morning Market Insight

June 13, 2017
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Do you have your targets working during this volatile time of year? Let your offers work hard for you 17 hours a day. Talk to your local Grain Marketing specialist about the target
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Morning Market Insight

June 12, 2017
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Export inspections to be released this morning.

Looking for more local grain market information?

Wheat Growers has a new
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Morning Market Insight

May 12, 2017
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Looking for more local grain market information?

Wheat Growers has a new bi-weekly newsletter called WG MarketPro. This newsletter gives producers a
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Morning Market Insight

April 21, 2017
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Looking for more local grain market information?

Wheat Growers has a new bi-weekly newsletter called WG MarketPro. This newsletter gives producers a
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Morning Market Insight

April 20, 2017
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Export sales to be released this morning

Reminder…targets work 17 hours a day, even when you’re in the field. Contact your local Grain
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Morning Market Insight

April 19, 2017
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Ethanol numbers to be released this morning

Reminder…targets work 17 hours a day, even when you’re in the field. Contact your local Grain
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Morning Market Insight

April 18, 2017
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Looking for more local grain market information?

Wheat Growers has a new bi-weekly newsletter called WG MarketPro. This newsletter gives producers a
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Morning Market Insight

March 17, 2017
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Export inspections to be released this morning.

CORN (Down 1)
It was a short trading week last week with the market being closed
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Morning Market Insight

February 24, 2017
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Update on base insurance prices during month of February:
Corn- $3.96
Soybeans- $10.17

CORN (Unchanged)
The Ag
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Morning Market Insight

February 23, 2017
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Ethanol numbers will be released this morning

USDA Ag Outlook forum is occurring today and tomorrow.

CORN
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Morning Market Insight

February 22, 2017
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

The next USDA report is on March 9th

CORN (Up 1)
Export sales of 4.1 mln to Japan for 16/17, 4.4 mln to unknown and 6.5 mln to
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Morning Market Insight

February 21, 2017
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Export inspections will be released this A.M.

CORN (Up 1)
The corn market remains on this high side of the trading range even
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Morning Market Insight

February 20, 2017
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

No markets today in observance of the Presidents day Holiday, markets will re-open this evening@7PM

Export inspections will be released tomorrow
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Morning Market Insight

 1-18-17
Brad Olson
Grain Marketing Specialist

 

Corn: As of 7:45- 1 lower

Plenty of strength to go around yesterday as a strength soybean market headed give support to corn. Export inspections was nothing to write home about at 35 mbu
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Morning Market Insight

 1-17-17
Brad Olson
Grain Marketing Specialist

 

Corn: As of 7:45- 3 higher

The corn market higher overnight being held higher, in large part, by a strength in the soybean complex. Export inspection this morning released at 10am cst.
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Morning Market Insight

1-16-17
Brad Olson
Grain Marketing Specialist

There is no trade today in observation of Martin Luther King Day. Trading will resume at 7 p.m. Wheat Growers will be open normal business hours.


Corn: As of 7:45-

The corn market traded in
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Morning Market Insight

December 30, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Wheat Growers wishes you and your family a Happy New year! 

Holiday trading hours:
Normal close today
Markets will
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Morning Market Insight

December 29, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Ethanol numbers will be released this morning

CORN (Up 2)
Corn pulled back on Wednesday as the dollar pushed to near old highs.
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Morning Market Insight

December 28, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

The next USDA report is coming up on January 12th where we will reevaluate current grain stocks

CORN (Down 2)
Great start to the
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Morning Market Insight

11-25-16
Brad Olson
Grain Marketing Specialist


There will be shortened trading hours opening at 8:30 this morning and closing at 12:05. Wheat Growers will have limited staff available during trading hours for your pricing needs. Contact the hedgedesk @
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Morning Market Insight

11-23-16
Brad Olson
Grain Marketing Specialist

 

 

Wheat Growers would like to wish you and your family a Safe and Happy Thanksgiving
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Morning Market Insight

11-22-16
Brad Olson
Grain Marketing Specialist

 


Corn: As of 7:45- 2 lower

The corn market was pulled higher by a rallying soy complex yesterday. Corn/bean ratio at 2.63 for nc 17 suggesting planted acres to favor soybeans. Corn
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Morning Market Insight

 11-21-16
Brad Olson
Grain Marketing Specialist

 


Corn: As of 7:45-1 higher

Corn market being supported the end of last week into today by better export sales, despite lower export inspections along with fund short covering.
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Morning Market Insight

November 4, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

The next USDA report is next Wednesday, November 9th. Be sure to have your targets working!

CORN (Down 2)
The board continues to
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Morning Market Insight

November 3, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Export sales will be released this morning and the next USDA report is next Wednesday, November 9th

CORN (Up 1)
Losses on
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Morning Market Insight

November 2, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Do you have bushels in the bin and want to make sure of quality? Call Wheat Growers today to line up our bin probe service.

CORN
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Morning Market Insight

November 1, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Next USDA report is next Wednesday, November 9th

CORN (Down 2)
Corn traded on both side of unchanged Monday with pretty benign
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Morning Market Insight

October 31, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Happy Halloween!

Export inspections to be released this morning

CORN (Down 2)
Corn ended up
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Morning Market Insight

October 21, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Make sure to have your targets working during these busy times!

CORN (Up 1)
Corn retreated Thursday after a strong week,
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Morning Market Insight

October 10, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

USDA report is on Wednesday, October 12th

Export inspections to be released this morning

CORN (Unchanged)
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Morning Market Insight

September 9, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

USDA report is on Monday, September 12th

Export sales will be released this morning

CORN (Down 3)

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Morning Market Insight

September 8, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Next USDA report is on Monday, September 12th

Ethanol numbers released this morning

CORN (Up 1)

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Morning Market Insight

September 7, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Next USDA report is on Monday, September 12th

Looking for harvest contracting options? Contact your local Grain marketing specialist to go through
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Morning Market Insight

September 6, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Export inspections to be released this morning

CORN (Down 2)
Corn rounded out last week on a positive note and actually finished
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Morning Market Insight

August 3, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Ethanol numbers out this morning

CORN (Up 1)
The crop size seems to be getting bigger through a critical period as condition
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Morning Market Insight

July 14, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Make sure to have your targets working heading into this volatile weather market!

CORN (Up 10)
Corn continues to climb off its lows
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Morning Market Insight

July 13, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Ethanol numbers out this AM

CORN (Up 9)
Corn looks to have a short term bottom as we are now 20 cents off the low set after the June
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Morning Market Insight

July 12, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

USDA WASDE report out at 11AM this morning

CORN (Down 2)
Corn futures struggled Monday on adequate moisture and mild temperatures
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Morning Market Insight

July 11, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Export inspections to be released this AM, USDA WASDE report tomorrow @11AM

CORN (Up 4)
The corn market looks to have found a short
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Morning Market Insight

June 10, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

USDA WASDE report to be released this morning @11AM

CORN (Up 2)
Thursday began with an excellent export sales number reported at
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Morning Market Insight

May 20, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

USDA crop progress report is released Monday afternoon

CORN (Up 2)
Despite the third highest single week export sale this year of 58
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Morning Market Insight

May 19, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Export sales to be released this morning.

CORN (Down 4)
Corn gained on beans Wednesday as the trade continues to try and decide how
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Morning Market Insight

May 18, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Ethanol numbers to be released this morning.

CORN (Down 2)
Outside factors seemed to strengthen the market on Tuesday as oil was
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Morning Market Insight

May 17, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Looking at moving corn after Spring’s work? Sit down with your local Grain Marketing specialist to start putting together a plan.

CORN (Down
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Morning Market Insight

May 16, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Export inspections to be released this morning and planting progress this afternoon.

CORN (Down 2)
Both July and December futures
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Morning Market Insight

May 3, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Next USDA report is May 10th. Make sure to have your targets working when you’re busy out in the field!

CORN (Down 1)
Corn
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Current Economics of Corn and Beans post-USDA Planting Intentions/Grain stocks

The USDA released its quarterly grain stocks as of March 1st along with its annual planting intentions report on Thursday. The report brought along with it a few surprises, mainly on the planting intentions side. Corn was estimated at 93.6 mln acres, which was 3.6 mln acres higher than the
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Morning Market Insight

March 25, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

No markets today in observance of Good Friday. Markets will re-open Sunday night at 7pm

CORN
Nearby corn finished the week up 3
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Morning Market Insight

March 24, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Export sales to be released this morning. Don’t forget to have your targets working for the Planting intentions report next Thursday, March 31st!


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Morning Market Insight

March 23, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Weekly ethanol production numbers to be released this morning. Don’t forget to have your targets working for the Planting intentions report next Thursday, March 31st!

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Morning Market Insight

March 22, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Join us in the “Quest for Higher Yields” this Thursday, March 24th, featuring Fred Below, Professor of Plant Physiology at the University of Illinois! Fred will share
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Morning Market Insight

March 21, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Join us in the “Quest for Higher Yields” this Thursday, March 24th, featuring Fred Below, Professor of Plant Physiology at the University of Illinois! Fred will share his
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Morning Market Insight

January 29, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Export sales will be released this AM

CORN- Up 1
Export sales are to be released this morning with the trade looking for 31-39mln
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Morning Market Insight

January 28, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Export sales are delayed until Friday morning due to early week weather on East coast

CORN- Down 1
A lot of indecision in the
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Morning Market Insight

January 27, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Ethanol numbers to be released this AM

CORN- Unchanged
Corn remains range bound as there is limited news in the marketplace. The
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Morning Market Insight

January 26, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Do you have your targets in place for next year? Talk to your local Grain Marketing Specialist to start drawing up plans

CORN- Down 1
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Morning Market Insight

January 25, 2016
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Export inspections to be released this morning

CORN- Down 1
Corn finished up 7 cents last week as we have now rallied 13.25 cents
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Morning Market Insight

December 8, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Winter market base builder deadline is this Friday, December 11th. Be sure to contact your Grain Marketing Specialist to get enrolled today!

USDA
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Morning Market Insight

December 7, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Winter market base builder deadline is this Friday, December 11th. Be sure to contact your Grain Marketing Specialist to get enrolled today!

CORN-
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Morning Market Insight

November 24, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Thanksgiving Holiday week hours:
Wednesday normal close
Thursday no markets
Friday market opens at 8:30AM, closes at 12:05PM


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Morning Market Insight

November 23, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Thanksgiving Holiday week hours:
Wednesday normal close
Thursday no markets
Friday market opens at 8:30AM, closes at 12:05PM


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Morning Market Insight

October 16, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Export sales will be released this morning

CORN- Down 1
Corn continues to hover around the $3.75 December equilibrium point where
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Morning Market Insight

October 2, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Crop/Harvest progress report on Monday afternoon @3pm

CORN- Down 2
Since the report release on Wednesday the market has tried to
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Morning Market Insight

September 30, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

USDA quarterly stocks report out this morning @11AM, have your targets working!

CORN- Up 1
The market seems to be searching for
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Morning Market Insight

September 29, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

USDA quarterly stocks report out tomorrow @11:00AM

CORN- Up 1
Corn bounced off the 10 day moving average on Monday at $3.8350.
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Morning Market Insight

September 28, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

USDA Crop/Harvest progress report out this afternoon at 3pm

CORN- Up 1
The market seems to have found a short term bottom at
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Morning Market Insight

August 7, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

USDA report next Wednesday, August 12th…be sure to have your targets in place!

CORN- Unchanged
The corn market struggled to
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Morning Market Insight

August 6, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Weekly export sales released this morning

CORN- Up 1
The market continues to look technically oversold as we finished up on
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Morning Market Insight

August 5, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Weekly ethanol numbers out this AM

CORN- Up 1
Corn closed a couple higher on Tuesday with less precipitation forecasted in the 7
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Morning Market Insight

August 4, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Keep on the radar…USDA Crop production report next Wednesday, August 12th

CORN- Up 3
Corn futures finished lower on Monday
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Morning Market Insight

August 3, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Weekly export inspections to be released this morning, weekly crop progress out this afternoon

CORN- Down 5
Nearby corn futures
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Morning Market Insight

July 10, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

USDA WASDE report to be released this morning @11AM, make sure to have your targets working!

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Morning Market Insight

June 25, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Next Tuesday is the USDA Quarterly stocks and acreage report, make sure to get your targets in place!

CORN- Up 2
Corn is now up 14
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Morning Market Insight

June 12, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist


Reminder- if you are a voting member and haven’t yet voted on the NCFE/WG’s unification we would encourage you to mail by today Friday, June 12th so we can ensure all
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Morning Market Insight

June 10, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist 

USDA report to be released this morning@11AM, below is a look at the average trade guesses. 

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Morning Market Insight

June 9, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist


USDA WASDE report tomorrow, June 10th….contact nearest Grain Marketing Specialist to have targets working

CORN- Down 2
Corn opened strong
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Morning Market Insight

June 8, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

USDA weekly crop progress report to be released this afternoon

CORN- Up 2
Local markets saw a good flat price rally last week as corn
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Morning Market Insight

May 13, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Weekly ethanol production numbers to be released this morning

CORN- Unchanged
Tuesday’s trade was all about the USDA report,
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Morning Market Insight

April 17, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Make sure you have your targets working before going to the field, capture all 17 hrs of the trading day!

CORN- Down 1
Corn futures
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Morning Market Insight

April 16, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Weekly export sales will be released this morning

CORN- Down 1
Corn futures closed positive on Wednesday with help from a weaker
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Morning Market Insight

April 15, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

NOPA crush estimates to be released this morning

CORN- Down 2
Corn closed down a penny on Tuesday after spending most of the day
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Morning Market Insight

April 14, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Do you have your targets in place for the upcoming spring planting season? Contact your local Grain Marketing Specialist to formulate a plan heading into this busy time of year.
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Morning Market Insight

April 13, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Weekly export inspections to be released this morning

CORN- Down 2
Corn futures slid 10 cents last week on May futures as we
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Morning Market Insight

March 19, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Weekly export sales to be released this morning

CORN- Unchanged
The Federal Reserve dropped the word “patient” from its
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Morning Market Insight

February 20, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Weekly export sales to be released this morning

CORN- Down 2
The market reacted positively to a lower corn acreage number from
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Morning Market Insight

February 19, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Insurance update for NC 2015… through the first half of the month corn’s average close is $4.15 while beans average close is at $9.63.


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Morning Market Insight

February 18, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Looking to lock in a floor price on NC15 corn, beans or wheat while keeping your top side open? Contact your local Grain Marketing Specialist for more info on Minimum Price
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Morning Market Insight

February 17, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

NOPA crush report out this morning.

CORN- Up 2
Corn looks to continue adding to the 1.5 cent gain made last week on the March
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Morning Market Insight

February 16, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

No markets today in honor of President’s day, markets will open back up tonight at 7pm

CORN
Corn finished up a penny and a
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Morning Market Insight

January 16, 2015
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Interested in a picked up bid for beans or corn off your farm, contact your local WG Grain Marketing specialist for a quote!

CORN – Up
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Morning Market Insight

December 12, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Need your bins probed? Contact your local Grain Marketing Specialist

CORN – Up 7
Corn rebounded on Thursday after the USDA
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Morning Market Insight

December 11, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Weekly export sales released this morning

CORN – Up 1
The USDA lowered the U.S. carryout 10mln bushels on Wednesday to now
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Morning Market Insight

December 10, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

USDA report this morning at 11AM

CORN – Up 1
A couple items to watch in today’s report for corn include carryout and
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Morning Market Insight

December 9, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

USDA WASDE report tomorrow morning

CORN – Down 1
March corn futures were up as high as $3.9975 on Monday prior to the
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Morning Market Insight

December 8, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Be sure to have your targets working in this volatile market!

CORN – Up 2
Corn exports are picking up as the dollar has
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Morning Market Insight

October 24, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

CORN – Up 4
Corn closed strong on Thursday with more fund activity throughout the trading session. Weekly export sales were reported at 1.031mmt, which
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Morning Market Insight

October 23, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Weekly export sales to be released this morning

CORN – Unchanged
Corn reached as high as 3.61 Dec futures on Wednesday but
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Morning Market Insight

October 22, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Looking for potential target opportunities for deferred months on the bid sheet? We now have $3.10 cash corn and around $9 cash beans for some delivery periods


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Morning Market Insight

October 21, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

CORN – Unchanged
Corn futures rallied off a weak opening Sunday night to finish yesterday’s trading session even for the day. The weekly crop
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Morning Market Insight

October 20, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Crop/Harvest progress report out this afternoon

CORN – Down 6
Last week’s strong futures rally pushed the December
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Morning Market Insight

September 5, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

StatsCan report and export sales to be released this AM

CORN – Up 1
The market continues to push lower as new contract
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Morning Market Insight

September 4, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Reminder: Any NC wheat brought in this year and placed on Direct Dp is free until tomorrow, September 5th

CORN – Down 1
The improved
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Morning Market Insight

September 3, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Export sales will be released on Friday and Ethanol data on Thursday due to the Labor day holiday weekend

CORN – Down 3

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Morning Market Insight

September 2, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

CORN – Unchanged
Rains have been adequate to say the least this past week with much of the Corn Belt receiving late August rains. Some parts of the Midwest
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Morning Market Insight

July 18, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Crop Progress/Condition report Monday afternoon

CORN – Down 1
Export sales were strong on Thursday at 22.6 mln bushels which
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Morning Market Insight

July 17, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Targets proved to once again be a good tool as Sept futures were up as much as 12 cents before closing up 4 cents on Wednesday!

CORN – Down
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Morning Market Insight

July 16, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

CORN – Up 6
The market traded lower on Tuesday with Monday night’s improved crop rating of 76% good to excellent. Even with the bearish news we were
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Morning Market Insight

July 15, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

CORN – Down 3
We set new contract lows in both the September and December corn contracts yesterday before the market rebounded to our first positive close
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Morning Market Insight

July 14, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Crop progress and condition report this afternoon. 

CORN – Down 2
September corn futures had a rough 5 days last week,
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Morning Market Insight

June 20, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

We are within 10-15 cents of $4 cash corn for Jan, Feb and March deliveries of 2015, might be a good initial sale on increased production in 2014!

CORN
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Morning Market Insight

June 19, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Reports to watch out for….June 30th Stocks/Acreage

CORN – Up 3
Corn continues to show strength from Tuesday’s ethanol
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Morning Market Insight

June 5, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Reports coming up: next Monday’s Crop progress/condition report, next Wednesday’s USDA WASDE and crop production report.

CORN
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Morning Market Insight

May 30, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

CORN – Up 1
Weather continues to look promising with the 6-14 day maps predicting warm and wet weather, which is putting pressure on the nearby corn market. Weekly
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Morning Market Insight

May 29, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

CORN – Down 2
July corn rallied late yesterday to finish the day up 3 and helped us rebound from our Tuesday losses. As weather improves the trade is trying to
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Morning Market Insight

May 28, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist


CORN – Down 3
Corn started the week lower with continued good planting progress and ideal weather conditions for emergence. Export inspections were ahead of
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Morning Market Insight

May 27, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist


CORN – Down 6
The market gapped a penny lower after the long Memorial Day weekend on favorable weather and good planting progress. Corn planting progress
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Morning Market Insight

May 2, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

As of this morning we are 39 cents ahead of insurance prices for corn and 92 cents ahead of insurance prices for beans.

CORN – Up 1
Export sales came in
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Morning Market Insight

April 11, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

CORN – Down 1
We were able to close above $5.00 May futures yesterday after we spent much of the day below that mark. Weekly export sales came in at 25.9 million
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Morning Market Insight

April 10, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

Interesting note...as of 7:45AM this morning December corn futures are 40 cents ahead of insurance prices and November bean futures are 87 cents ahead of the February insurance pricing
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Morning Market Insight

April 9, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

USDA Supply/Demand report this morning @11:00 AM

CORN – Up 1
Corn was led higher yesterday into last night’s trading session on
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Morning Market Insight

April 8, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

New crop corn above $5 on the board, new crop beans above $12, weather in the 60’s…Things are looking up!

CORN – Down 2

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Morning Market Insight

April 7, 2014
Matt Erickson
Grain Marketing Specialist

The 7 day forecast looks great…Starting to feel like spring!

CORN – Down 2
Corn is a little weaker this morning as we keep
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