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Monday Morning Wake Up Call | April 18, 2022

Corn posts new contract highs overnight as soybeans and wheat firm sharply. Cattle and hog futures are also higher to start the week.

First Thing Today | April 18, 2022

Corn futures posted contract highs overnight, with front-month May futures poking above $8.00 – the 2013 high on the continuation chart that was matched earlier this year. Wheat and soybean futures were also strong.

Currie: ‘Volatility trap’ in commodities

Disconnect between prices and production threatens to create a “volatility trap” in commodities and discourage investment in the sector, something that could threaten the supercycle.

Midweek Cash Markets | April 13, 2022

Soybean basis firms to a penny over futures.

First Thing Today | April 13, 2022

Grain and soybean futures posted two-sided trade overnight, with wheat and corn narrowly mixed and soybeans under pressure this morning.

First Thing Today | April 12, 2022

Winter wheat futures found strong followthrough buying in leading overnight gains in the grain and soy complex. December corn futures pushed to a contract high for a third straight session.

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Winter wheat CCI ratings improve but still well below average

Both the HRW and SRW crops showed mild improvement over the past week.

Monday Morning Wake Up Call | April 11, 2022

Wheat and corn futures are being supported by supply concerns amid the ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine. Soybeans are under pressure to open the week amid pressure from weakening crude oil prices.