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Signal to Noise | July 26, 2021

Jim Wiesemeyer and guest host Davis Michaelsen discuss the week ahead in Washington...

Wheat inspections remain solid in face of rising prices

Corn inspections were also decent and above 1 MMT. Soybean inspections were near the upper end of expectations, though the overall tally was still pretty light.

Monday Morning Wake Up Call | July 26, 2021

Corn soybean and wheat futures open the week under pressure on Friday’s poor closes and overnight pressure. Cattle futures are firmer on USDA’s Cattle Inventory Report, out Friday. Hog futures are mildly softer.

What’s Needed to Improve USDA Estimates and Forecasts?

NASS and World Board willing to discuss, act on changes if needed - Funding key issue

Ahead of the Open | July 26, 2021

Ahead of the Open | July 26, 2021 Corn, soybean futures fall near two-week lows following Midwest rainfall, outlook for cooler temperatures.

First Thing Today | July 26, 2021

Hot, dry week likely for much of the Midwest & Plains. Low Parana River water levels likely to get worse before they get better. Vilsack predicts moderation in food inflation. Friendly cattle reports may boost futures.