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Technical Views - Rally Ahead of WASDE

SPREADS October crush trades to 63.09c/bu while oilshare sits just under 35.0% at 34.48%.  Nov/Jan bean spread firms into 3 12c from 4c as the bull market continues.  Dec/March meal trades into $1.60 from $1.90.  Dec/Dec corn narrows into 20 1/2c from 22 3/4c, and values that started the week at 27c.  Dec/March wheat trades into 8 3/4c from 9 1/4c.  Dec wheat/corn trades from 1.84 1/4c down to 1.81 1/4c. PALM OIL Nov. down 3 ringgits.  Palm oil imports for August to India were off nearly 14% in YOY terms to 734,351 mt due in part to a slow return in demand from the food service industry.  August soyoil imports fell 10.4% YOY to 394,735 mt. NEWS Stocks are higher, up 90 pts, with crude oil still strugg...

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Dec 20 Corn closed at $3.785/bushel, up $0.0325 from yesterday's close.  Dec 20 Wheat closed at $5.75/bushel, up $0.1875 from yesterday's close.  Nov 20 Soybeans closed at $10.435/bushel, up $0.15 from yesterday's close.  Dec 20 Soymeal closed at $342.1/short ton, up $6.8 from ye...

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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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