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Technical Views - Higher Across the Board

SPREADS  Dec crush trades to 83.41c/bu while oilshare continues to correct downward trading to 32.58%.  Dec/March corn firms to 10 1/2c to 11c, where traders may be interested in bear-spreading.  Dec 19/Dec 20 corn trades firmer on the rally into 12 1/2c from 16c.  Nov/Jan beans head out to new lows at 14 3/4c, as traders continue to liquidate or roll forward Nov contracts.  Dec/March meal trades from $5.80 into $5.40.  Dec/March wheat trades from 7 1/4c into 6 1/2c.   PALM OIL Nov up 19 ringgits, China back but kicking tires and not buying at higher levels.   Asian palm oil prices closed higher, supported by moves in beans.  The focus of the market will be on palm oil data from the...

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Forecasting developments in production agriculture

On behalf of a private U.S. agricultural technology provider, WPI’s team generated an econometric model to forecast the movement of concentrated corn production north and west from the traditional U.S. Corn Belt. WPI’s model has subsequently provided quantitative support to a multi-million-dollar investment into short-season corn variety development. WPI’s methodology included a series of interviews with regional grain elevators and seed consultants. Emphasizing outreach and communication with stakeholders who possess intimate sectoral knowledge – on-the-ground insights – is a regular component of WPI’s methodologies, made possible by WPI’s ever-growing network of industry contacts.

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