Rough Waters — A Choppy Ride for the End-of-Crop-Year Grain Markets

by

Opinion

Grain trade this week was quite choppy as the usual suspects of weather, currency swings, and #harvest15 firing up being exacerbated by the closing of the month of July (meaning funds and other speculators may have looked to clean up their books a bit). Monday might’ve been the worst as front-month contracts for soybeans and canola dropped 3.1% and 3.6% respectively, putting beans back under $10/bu and canola back under $500/MT on the Winnipeg ICE board. Corn also dropped almost five per cent – or the most since September 2013 – as funds across all boards were in the selling…

Register to continue reading

Join the RealAg Community

Create a FREE account to access exclusive content, get access to invite-only webinars and, while supplies last, we’ll send you a RealAg hat!

  • Focus your experience on RealAgriculture.com by managing your shortcuts and commodities
  • Favourite articles to save for later reading
  • Manage your newsletter subscriptions
  • Comment on articles (restricted to members only)
  • Did we mention the free RealAg hat?!

Register

Login








Please register to read and comment.

 

Register for a RealAgriculture account to manage your Shortcut menu instead of the default.

Register