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Quotes retrieved on August 21, 2019, 04:05:57 PM CDT

Commentary
Corn Firm on Wednesday
Corn futures are showing fractional to 1 1/4 cent gains at midday. USDA reported a private export sale of 328,000 MT of corn for 19/20 delivery to Mexico through their daily reporting system this morning. Weekly ethanol data from EIA showed productio...
Wheat Lower at Midday
Wheat futures are fractionally to 4 cents lower in most contracts on Wednesday. Thursday’s weekly Export Sales report is expected to show 300,000-500,000 MT of wheat booked in the week that ended on August 15. US SRW FOB prices are uncompetitive on...
Soybeans Up a Nickel at Midday
Soybeans futures are trading 5 to 5 1/2 cents higher in the nearby contracts at midday. Meal futures are up $1/ton and soy oil 34 points higher. The 8-14 day outlook shows chances for below normal temperatures as we head into September. Ahead of Thur...
Cattle Posting Gains at Midday
Live cattle futures are up 12.5 to 77.5 cents on Wednesday. Feeder cattle futures are showing 7.5 to 90 cent gains at midday. The CME Feeder Cattle Index was 93 cents higher on August 19 at $137.26. August FC futures expire on 8/29. Wholesale boxed b...
Cotton posting Moderate Gains on Wednesday
Cotton futures are up 29 to 63 points in most contracts at midday. The 7-day QPF shows little precip for most of TX, with some rains expected for the Southeastern US. USDA will release their weekly Export Sales report on Thursday, showing data from t...
Ag Market Commentary
Corn futures are showing fractional to 1 1/4 cent gains at midday. USDA reported a private export sale of 328,000 MT of corn for 19/20 delivery to Mexico through their daily reporting system this morning. Weekly ethanol data from EIA showed productio...

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