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Australia's second quarter is typically associated with seasonal trends in tourism and travel. The country attracts many international tourists as Australia's weather becomes more favorable during this period. The influx of visitors can influence the demand for the Australian Dollar. Could this put profits in traders' accounts this year? (full story)
A6Z23: 0.64610s (+0.00235), MGZ23: 0.6461s (+0.0023)


Chicago Wheat has been retracing ever since the highs in March of 2022 that occurred at the beginning of the Russia, Ukraine conflict. The markets have just now returned back to more normal levels and ready to bounce higher. (full story)


Ophelia Makes Landfall, Takes Out Power, Floods Cities | Weather.com (full story)


Mr Gann viewed stocks as live electrons, atoms, and molecules which hold persistently to their own individuality in response to the fundamental Law of Vibration. (full story)
ZSX23: 1296-2s (+2-4), ZCZ23: 477-2s (+2-0), ZWZ23: 579-4s (+3-6), HEZ23: 72.175s (-2.300)


Yesterday, I was a guest on AgWeb's Markets Now to discuss the recent action in the grain markets. I also talked about the cattle and energy markets. (full story)
ZWY00: 502-0s (+3-5), ZCY00: 505-6s (+2-0), ZSY00: 1258-0s (+2-0), LEY00: 183.000s (+0.520)


On-Feed report; Beans close below $13.00 (full story)


Click to view report AMS_2192.pdf in PDF format (full story)


Starting in October, millions of Americans will have to resume payments on their student loans. Increasingly, employers might be helping to foot the bill. (full story)


Bow season has already opened up in several states and a hunter from Iowa is offering some tips when it comes to hunting deer during the early season. Southern Iowa hunter Lance Cornelius, a member of The Woodsman and BuckVentures, joined Outdoor Adventures this week to discuss the areas he... (full story)


Click to view report AMS_2207.pdf in PDF format (full story)


Click to view report fvddaily_move.pdf in PDF format (full story)


Click to view report fvdorganic.pdf in PDF format (full story)


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In Jim's video, he details the role that teleconnections play in global grain weather. In addition, he addresses seasonal probabilities at this stage of the current crop. (full story)
ZSX23: 1296-2s (+2-4), SOYB: 27.26 (+0.03), ZWZ23: 579-4s (+3-6), WEAT: 5.80 (+0.05)


Click to view report fvdfob.pdf in PDF format (full story)


Click to view report fvdtomf.pdf in PDF format (full story)


WASHINGTON, DC 22-SEP-2023 WA_FV101 ... (full story)


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PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 22-SEP-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


Cattle Rallies in Front of COF Report (full story)


CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 22-SEP-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


Click to view report fvdtvmelon.pdf in PDF format (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 22-SEP-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 22-SEP-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


SA_LS855 San Angelo, TX Fri Sep 22, 2023 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Week Ending Friday, September 22, 2023 Weekly Trends: Compared to last week traditional slaughter lambs steady to 5.00 higher, others mostly steady to 10.00 lower, except lambs under 70 lbs... (full story)


Friday’s cattle trade settled triple digits higher. The $2.10 gain in October left the lead month at a 15 cent gain for the week’s move, while Dec was still 47 cents in the red Fri/Fri. USDA reported had the week’s cash trade from $185-$186 in the North and mostly near... (full story)
LEV23: 187.075s (+2.100), LEZ23: 191.350s (+1.850), LEG24: 195.550s (+1.475), GFU23: 254.100s (+0.825), GFV23: 259.150s (+1.375)


Front month hog prices were another triple digits lower to close the last trade day of the week. Dec and Feb futures gave back another 3% on the day. For Dec hogs that cemented the weekly pullback at $2.92, but the contract printed a very wide $6.68 range through the... (full story)
HEV23: 81.525s (-1.425), HEG24: 75.350s (-2.400), KMV23: 92.200s (-1.600)


Cotton started the Friday session with an attempted bounce, but flipped back to red for the day. The additional 47 to 56 point losses on Friday left the front months lower for the week’s move. December was down 56 points on the day and a net 53 points for the... (full story)


The soy market settled the last trade day of the week mixed with beans and soy oil higher to lower meal. The November soybean contract was 2 ½ cents higher at the close, but still under the $13 mark. Nov beans fell a net 44 cents for the week. Soymeal... (full story)
ZMZ23: 385.8s (-2.3), ZLZ23: 59.62s (+1.22), ZSX23: 1296-2s (+2-4), ZSPAUS.CM: 12.3224 (+0.0312), ZSF24: 1313-4s (+2-6), ZSH24: 1324-6s (+2-4)


The front month wheat futures ended the day firmer following Thursday’s drop. Chicago prices were up 3 ¾ to 5 cents into the weekend, as Dec ended a net 24 ¾ cents lower wk/wk. KC wheats settled fractionally to 2 ½ cents in the black, ending the week 35 ¼... (full story)
ZWZ23: 579-4s (+3-6), ZWH24: 606-4s (+4-2), ZWPAES.CM: 4.9221 (+0.0393), KEZ23: 711-2s (+0-6), KEPAWS.CM: 6.3950 (+0.0171), MWZ23: 770-4s (+3-0)


Corn futures ended the day back near their highs with 2 to 2 ¾ cent gains through the front months. December printed a 4 ¼ cent range for the day, and closed with a net penny gain for the week. The weekly Commitment of Traders report had managed money funds... (full story)
ZCZ23: 477-2s (+2-0), ZCPAUS.CM: 4.4979 (+0.0360), ZCH24: 492-2s (+2-2), ZCK24: 501-0s (+2-4)


Corn futures ended the day back near their highs with 2 to 2 ¾ cent gains through the front months. December printed a 4 ¼ cent range for the day, and closed with a net penny gain for the week. The weekly Commitment of Traders report had managed money funds... (full story)
ZCZ23: 477-2s (+2-0), ZCPAUS.CM: 4.4979 (+0.0360), ZCH24: 492-2s (+2-2), ZCK24: 501-0s (+2-4)


Friday’s cattle trade settled triple digits higher. The $2.10 gain in October left the lead month at a 15 cent gain for the week’s move, while Dec was still 47 cents in the red Fri/Fri. USDA reported had the week’s cash trade from $185-$186 in the North and mostly near... (full story)
LEV23: 187.075s (+2.100), LEZ23: 191.350s (+1.850), LEG24: 195.550s (+1.475), GFU23: 254.100s (+0.825), GFV23: 259.150s (+1.375)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 22-SEP-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 22-SEP-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 22-SEP-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 22-SEP-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 22-SEP-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 22-SEP-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 22-SEP-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 22-SEP-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


Click to view report lsddhps.pdf in PDF format (full story)


In my opinion, a shift was felt in the financial and commodity markets this week.  As the Fed is tasked with lowering inflation, and rates believed the main tool of impact, the most recent bout of inflation was believed necessary to help the Fed accomplish its agenda. (full story)


Farmers Business Network is encouraging farmers to reflect on financing options for next year following the Federal Reserve’s pause on interest rate hikes. Kathy Bogardus tells Brownfield now might be the time to lock in next year’s input purchases or operating line of credit. “It’s just a good opportunity for... (full story)