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First Thing Today Audio | July 20, 2021

Brazil's safrinha corn harvest progress lags year ago, squabbles continue over the infrastructure bill and the Biden administration blames China for a cyber attack...

First Thing Today Audio | July 16, 2021

Harsh weather is forecast for the end of July, Germany confirms ASF on 2 farms and Xi Jinping emphasizes China's national food security problem...

First Thing Today Audio | July 15, 2021

The E.U. raises its soft wheat forecast, dryness in Brazil results in dredging on the Parana River and ASF continues to cause concern...

Weekly export sales light across the board over holiday reporting period

That said, sales of most commodities were in line with expectations and the only net sales reduction was for soyoil.

First Thing Today Audio | July 14, 2021

World Weather Inc. forecasts an active near-term weather pattern for the Midwest, inflation accelerated in June and a new bipartisan push to open Cuba to U.S. agriculture arises...

First Thing Today Audio | July 13, 2021

Cordonnier sports a neutral to lower bias on U.S. corn and soybean crops, Americans expect inflation to increase and China’s meat imports retreat…

First Thing Today Audio | July 9, 2021

China's PPI rises, Secretary Vilsack will travel to Omaha today and President Biden is expected to sign a sweeping Executive Order...

Monday Morning Wake Up Call | July 6, 2021

Grain and soy futures opened under hefty pressure on weekend rains. Fat cattle futures are under pressure as lean hogs firm.