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Missing Energy Diversity

The theme of the pandemic has been the need for reshoring and diversification of supply chains to strengthen future resilience from such black swan events. Europe has done a better job than the U.S. in diversifying its major sources of energy and yet it is now more burdened by the current spike...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.2175/bushel, down $0.055 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.0075/bushel, down $0.08 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.625/bushel, down $0.215 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $339.8/short ton, down $2...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.2725/bushel, down $0.0225 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.0875/bushel, down $0.0425 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.84/bushel, down $0.12 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $342.2/short ton, down $1...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.295/bushel, down $0.04 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.13/bushel, up $0.0075 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.96/bushel, up $0.015 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $344.1/short ton, up $4.5 from ye...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.335/bushel, up $0.1325 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.1225/bushel, up $0.115 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.945/bushel, up $0.12 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $339.6/short ton, down $2.2 from...

energy

Food to Follow Fossil Fuels

The strategy in Europe and now developing in the U.S. is to replace fossil fuels with new green energy. Europe also wants to replace food produced using chemicals with green production approaches. At this juncture, coal and natural gas prices have doubled this year and are up 250 percent from a...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.2025/bushel, up $0.07 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.0075/bushel, up $0.1375 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.825/bushel, down $0.0225 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $341.8/short ton, down $3.4...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.1325/bushel, down $0.0425 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $6.87/bushel, down $0.015 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.8475/bushel, down $0.0175 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $345.2/short ton, up $2...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.175/bushel, up $0.075 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $6.885/bushel, down $0.0375 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.865/bushel, up $0.16 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $342.5/short ton, up $4.6 from...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.1/bushel, down $0.0025 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $6.9225/bushel, down $0.1725 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.705/bushel, down $0.09 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $337.9/short ton, up $0.1 f...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.1025/bushel, down $0.005 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.095/bushel, down $0.1025 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.795/bushel, up $0.025 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $337.8/short ton, up $0 fro...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.1075/bushel, down $0.1325 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.1975/bushel, down $0.065 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.77/bushel, down $0.15 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $337.8/short ton, down $3...

energy

It is all Relative

The inflating costs of energy has some policymakers concerned about its impact on the economic recovery as consumers redirect their spending obligations. However, it is important to weigh inflation relative to the base cost. For example, energy costs are inflating faster in the U.S. and Canada,...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.24/bushel, down $0.015 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.2625/bushel, up $0.0925 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.92/bushel, up $0.0875 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $341/short ton, up $1 from yes...

feed-grains wheat soy-oilseeds

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.255/bushel, up $0.0275 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.17/bushel, up $0.0275 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.8325/bushel, up $0.055 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $340/short ton, down $3.5 from...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Export Sales

Exports for August 20-26, 2021 Wheat:  Net sales of 295,300 metric tons (MT) for 2021/2022 were up noticeably from the previous week and up 15 percent from the prior 4-week average.   Corn: Net sales reductions of 300,800 MT for 2020/2021--a marketing-year low—were greater...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.2275/bushel, down $0.115 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.1425/bushel, down $0.08 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.7775/bushel, down $0.1475 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $343.5/short ton, down $...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.4275/bushel, down $0.11 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.235/bushel, down $0.09 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $13.0325/bushel, down $0.2 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $347.2/short ton, down $5.2 f...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.5375/bushel, up $0.03 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.325/bushel, down $0.0675 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $13.2325/bushel, down $0.03 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $352.4/short ton, down $3.5...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.5075/bushel, down $0.01 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.3925/bushel, up $0.1375 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $13.2625/bushel, down $0.065 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $355.9/short ton, up $3.1...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.5175/bushel, up $0.065 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.255/bushel, down $0.0675 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $13.3275/bushel, up $0.01 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $352.8/short ton, down $2.9 f...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.4525/bushel, up $0.0975 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.3225/bushel, down $0.0125 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $13.3175/bushel, up $0.39 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $355.7/short ton, up $8 fro...

biofuel energy

Biofuel Falters

U.S. biofuel makers are disappointed that U.S. EPA is not more aggressively pushing fuel blending, but their plight is consistent with the pandemic related faltering in global biofuel production. The International Energy Agency (EIA) says that 10 percent annual increases are needed in global bi...

energy biofuel

Ball of Confusion: Waiting on RFS Volumes

The EPA will be sending its 2022, and never finalized 2021, proposed required volume obligations (RVO) under the renewable fuel standard to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review. The question is: when? As of this morning, there is no record of the proposal being sent to OMB for f...

energy

Missing Energy Diversity

The theme of the pandemic has been the need for reshoring and diversification of supply chains to strengthen future resilience from such black swan events. Europe has done a better job than the U.S. in diversifying its major sources of energy and yet it is now more burdened by the current spike...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.2175/bushel, down $0.055 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.0075/bushel, down $0.08 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.625/bushel, down $0.215 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $339.8/short ton, down $2...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.2725/bushel, down $0.0225 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.0875/bushel, down $0.0425 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.84/bushel, down $0.12 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $342.2/short ton, down $1...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.295/bushel, down $0.04 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.13/bushel, up $0.0075 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.96/bushel, up $0.015 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $344.1/short ton, up $4.5 from ye...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.335/bushel, up $0.1325 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.1225/bushel, up $0.115 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.945/bushel, up $0.12 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $339.6/short ton, down $2.2 from...

energy

Food to Follow Fossil Fuels

The strategy in Europe and now developing in the U.S. is to replace fossil fuels with new green energy. Europe also wants to replace food produced using chemicals with green production approaches. At this juncture, coal and natural gas prices have doubled this year and are up 250 percent from a...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.2025/bushel, up $0.07 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.0075/bushel, up $0.1375 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.825/bushel, down $0.0225 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $341.8/short ton, down $3.4...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.1325/bushel, down $0.0425 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $6.87/bushel, down $0.015 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.8475/bushel, down $0.0175 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $345.2/short ton, up $2...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.175/bushel, up $0.075 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $6.885/bushel, down $0.0375 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.865/bushel, up $0.16 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $342.5/short ton, up $4.6 from...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.1/bushel, down $0.0025 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $6.9225/bushel, down $0.1725 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.705/bushel, down $0.09 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $337.9/short ton, up $0.1 f...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.1025/bushel, down $0.005 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.095/bushel, down $0.1025 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.795/bushel, up $0.025 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $337.8/short ton, up $0 fro...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.1075/bushel, down $0.1325 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.1975/bushel, down $0.065 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.77/bushel, down $0.15 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $337.8/short ton, down $3...

energy

It is all Relative

The inflating costs of energy has some policymakers concerned about its impact on the economic recovery as consumers redirect their spending obligations. However, it is important to weigh inflation relative to the base cost. For example, energy costs are inflating faster in the U.S. and Canada,...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.24/bushel, down $0.015 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.2625/bushel, up $0.0925 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.92/bushel, up $0.0875 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $341/short ton, up $1 from yes...

feed-grains wheat soy-oilseeds

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.255/bushel, up $0.0275 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.17/bushel, up $0.0275 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.8325/bushel, up $0.055 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $340/short ton, down $3.5 from...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Export Sales

Exports for August 20-26, 2021 Wheat:  Net sales of 295,300 metric tons (MT) for 2021/2022 were up noticeably from the previous week and up 15 percent from the prior 4-week average.   Corn: Net sales reductions of 300,800 MT for 2020/2021--a marketing-year low—were greater...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.2275/bushel, down $0.115 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.1425/bushel, down $0.08 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $12.7775/bushel, down $0.1475 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $343.5/short ton, down $...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.4275/bushel, down $0.11 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.235/bushel, down $0.09 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $13.0325/bushel, down $0.2 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $347.2/short ton, down $5.2 f...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.5375/bushel, up $0.03 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.325/bushel, down $0.0675 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $13.2325/bushel, down $0.03 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $352.4/short ton, down $3.5...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.5075/bushel, down $0.01 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.3925/bushel, up $0.1375 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $13.2625/bushel, down $0.065 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $355.9/short ton, up $3.1...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.5175/bushel, up $0.065 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.255/bushel, down $0.0675 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $13.3275/bushel, up $0.01 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $352.8/short ton, down $2.9 f...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 21 Corn closed at $5.4525/bushel, up $0.0975 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Wheat closed at $7.3225/bushel, down $0.0125 from yesterday's close.  Nov 21 Soybeans closed at $13.3175/bushel, up $0.39 from yesterday's close.  Dec 21 Soymeal closed at $355.7/short ton, up $8 fro...

biofuel energy

Biofuel Falters

U.S. biofuel makers are disappointed that U.S. EPA is not more aggressively pushing fuel blending, but their plight is consistent with the pandemic related faltering in global biofuel production. The International Energy Agency (EIA) says that 10 percent annual increases are needed in global bi...

energy biofuel

Ball of Confusion: Waiting on RFS Volumes

The EPA will be sending its 2022, and never finalized 2021, proposed required volume obligations (RVO) under the renewable fuel standard to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review. The question is: when? As of this morning, there is no record of the proposal being sent to OMB for f...

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