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First Thing Today Audio | August 18, 2021

Scouts on day two of Crop Tour found eye popping corn yields, significant rainfall is forecast for the northern plains and Biden's approval rating plummets...

Friday Wrap-up | August 13, 2021

Davis Michaelsen and Editor Brian Grete discuss this week's market action.

First Thing Today Audio | August 13, 2021

COVID-19 shutters a key Chinese port, House Democrats urge Speaker Pelosi to approve the bipartisan infrastructure package and home prices continued to soar in the second quarter...

First Thing Today Audio | August 12, 2021

USDA will release corn and soybean crop estimates today, China lowers soybean import projection and economists expect inflation to persist...

First Thing Today Audio | August 11, 2021

Hot, humid weather continues over the Corn Belt, the $3.5 trillion spending package narrowly moves forward and GOP leaders weigh in on raising the debt ceiling...

First Thing Today Audio | August 10, 2021

Cordonnier holds crop estimates steady again, the Senate is expected to clear the physical infrastructure bill today and Yellen urges a debt ceiling increase...

Monday Morning Wake Up Call | August 9, 2021

Grain and soybeans favored the downside overnight although soybeans recovered on the open. Hog futures are under heavy pressure with cattle futures slightly lower.

Friday Wrap-up | August 6, 2021

Editor Brian Grete and Davis Michaelsen discuss this week's market performance...