China aspires to be the world leader in seed breeding, as it also aspires to be the leader in most industries in the 21st century. They may well succeed.
New crops mean finding a new market. This could mean many different end markets depending on the crop, so it is worth doing your homework on the general factors that affect the price of the crop. Look at things like local and regional supply, as well as end-market uses (feed, food, processing). What to think […]
Top Third Ag Marketing helps farmers become better agricultural marketers with the goal of marketing crops and livestock in the top third of prices.
The changing weather extremes depending in what part of the country you are in it is feast or famine, drought or floods. This morning we have Export Inspections at 10:00 A.M. Central, NOPA Crush at 11:00 A.M. and Crop Progress at 3:00 P.M. In the overnight electronic session the September Corn is currently trading at […]
This morning we kicked off the day with Export Sales, Initial Jobless Claims, and PPI at 7:30 A.M. followed by the weekly EIA Gas Storage at 9:30 A.M. and the last day of Janet Yellen speaking. Yesterday’s Grain report was lackluster at best where many investors were glum as they were expecting a more bullish […]
In today’s trading session we have a lot to decipher with EIA Energy Stocks at 9:30 A.M., Crop Production USDA Supply Demand at 11:00 A.M., and Dairy Product Sales at 2:00 P.M., Beige Book, Janet Yellen testifying before Congress today, and, of course, weather will play a role even after the release of the Grain […]
Mirror, mirror on the wall, who’s the fairest of them all? Farmers may soon be asking a question similar to this on grain prices with a new smart mirror called “Grainbot.” Grain analysis company Grainbot recently launched a voice-activated mirror capable of playing videos, displaying fundamental grain market information, forecasting the weather, and providing instant […]