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REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON OCT 25 2021 RAIL AND PIGGYBACK SHIPMENTS FOR: FRI OCT 22 2021 SAT OCT 23 2021 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON OCT 25 2021 RAIL AND PIGGYBACK SHIPMENTS FOR: FRI OCT 22 2021 SAT OCT 23 2021 SUN OCT 24... (full story)


Wheat markets are continuing their advance in the Monday session, up 6 to 8 cents. On Friday, wheat futures set new contract highs in HRW and HRS. For KC wheat going into the weekend, futures were 1.7% to 3.5% higher with Dec’s new LOC high at $7.75. Word that a... (full story)


Lean hog futures faded Friday afternoon and closed with 5 to 50 cent losses. December managed to stay 12 cents higher on the day, though that month was still down $4.95 from Friday to Friday. USDA’s National Average Base hog price for Friday morning was back up by 20 cents... (full story)


Cattle futures settled $0.87 to $1.27 lower ahead of the Cattle on Feed report release Friday afternoon. Catch up cash business on Friday resulted in light $124 activity. Feeder cattle futures ended the session with $2.17 to $2.67 losses. The 10/20 CME Feeder Cattle Index was $155.11 after a $1.08... (full story)


Cotton futures are 73 to 85 points higher to start the new week. The inflation trade is alive and well. Cotton prices bounced back on Friday with 92 to 212 point gains into the weekend. For the week, December cotton was 81 points higher but traded within a huge 6.1... (full story)


Corn futures are 1 to 2 cents higher to start the new week. Friday’s 3 to 5 3/4 cent gains left December 12 1/4 cents higher from the week’s open. USDA’s cash average corn oil price through the week ending 10/22 range from 62.92 cents/lb in NE to 63.75 cents... (full story)


Monday soy trading has futures 8 to 9 cents higher early. Thursday and Friday drops were not enough to offset the early week gains, but November was only up 2 3/4 cents from Friday to Friday on a 28 cent range week. Soymeal futures went into the weekend with $1.80... (full story)


Farmers are formulating plans for the next growing season, and Enlist field specialist Andy Carriger strongly recommends making weed management a priority. He tells Brownfield as herbicide resistant weeds become more of an issue every year, it’s... (full story)


Market remains in the risk-on mode within ongoing bullish impulses on SP500 and DAX, so we will look for more dollar weakness after current consolidations are over. (full story)


CORN Corn futures were mixed overnight with a higher bias. Dec corn edged out last week's highs, gaining as much as 4 cents to get to a 2-1/2 week high of 5.42. The contract managed to finish 12-1/4 cents higher last week as prices approach the upper end of a... (full story)


On Friday Fed Chair Powell couldn't propel the markets forward. Will this change today? (full story)


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Wheat (ZWZ21) is extending Friday’s gains to start the week, breaking above triangle resistance (on the daily chart).  Significantly, ZW is now testing the October high, and appears to be gaining in upward momentum, gravitating towards the 2021 high in what is arguably a major upchannel (on the weekly chart).  (full story)


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Getting back above 1235.00 would turn the long term positive again, however... (full story)


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The cryptocurrency asset class had been awaiting the approval of ETF products. While the BITO ETF appeared on the scene last week, many market participants are disappointed that the first ETF is futures instead of physical based. (full story)


“Whether it be with soil health overall or with carbon, there’s no consistency around how we actually measure it,” says Mitchell Hora, founder and CEO of Washington, Iowa-based Continuum Ag. He’s speaking to AFN about the need to improve soil... (full story)


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Wondering what's in store for this week in big-tech? Here's what the options market has to say. (full story)


Ethereum (ETHUSD) is consolidating after surging in the past week to its record high.  Significantly, ETHUSD decisively broke above triangle resistance (on the weekly chart) last week, setting the stage for the next extension of the major rally from the March 2020 low to the May 2021 peak.  (full story)


In this week's AgFax Weekend: Bioinsecticides Clean Out Caterpillars | Pensions Sue Bayer | and more. (full story)


China, Volatility, On-Call Sales, Shipping Backlog, and Late Harvest remain the buzz in the cotton market. Contrary to the opinion of a few traders, and speaking to the total of […] (full story)


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