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The pair looks to extend its recovery triggered the past week in the new week. (full story)

The AUDUSD staged a strong reversal of Thursday's losses Friday, rallying more than 50 pips and is in today's Asia morning breaking above a 2 wk downtrend resistance (on the 4hr chart). The next upside target appears to be the July high, which coincides with the psychologically... (full story)

New low Hogs, Cattle waits for news (full story)

For Monday, 108.45 can contain initial weakness, above which 110.17 is expected and able to contain session strength. Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE ... (full story)

Here are the complimentary trade grids our subscribers receive for the Globex on a daily basis. (full story)

This is almost an unfair advantage! (full story)

Will grains and cattle continue to rally? (full story)

Looking at this weeks Commitments of Traders Report, there are significant changes in Japanese yen, gold and Canadian dollar net positions. Looking at our implied measure of US dollar positioning (the inverse of net positions in other major currencies), speculators increased their bets on the US... (full story)

White House trade advisor Peter Navarro’s recent comments that the damage this trade war is doing to certain sectors of the U.S. economy, of which we all know includes agriculture, […] (full story)

What does the Dollar mean for stocks and commodities? Earnings in focus. (full story)

Progress towards maturity seems to have drug out longer than expected in this year’s almond crop. Blame the weather. (full story)

Feral swine, wild hogs, wild pigs – whatever you want to call them – are walking nightmares for farmers. Their long list of destructive behavior includes destroying food crops, native […] (full story)

1 More Leg Down (full story)

I think so (full story)

Looking to buy (full story)

From my weekly column dated.... (full story)

The following Weekly charts are illustrations of one of our proprietary price modeling systems that shows trends, market breadth and much more. (full story)

A breif look at this week. (full story)

Bond markets are where the next collapse will begin. (full story)

The Trend Trader helps to identify the current trend status of your favorite futures markets. It not only helps us to stay on the right side of market direction, but also helps us avoid those without a trend. You can even use the grid as a spread matrix too - buying strength and selling weakness.... (full story)

This week’s AgFax Weekend – Crop Ins. Fraud | Tariff Fears | $2Bln for Farmers Hurt by Wildfires, Hurricanes | and more. (full story)

How to trade: Mean Reversion / Momentum. Fast/normal/slow markets. (full story)

Quite a bit of Texas rice is now being drained in preparation for harvest. In general, the Texas rice crop looks good, but recent rains have put a damper on […] (full story)

Cotton I’m still seeing whitefly pressure heavier along the river. Majority of cotton fields look pretty clean with only a couple whitefly adults. Started to see some of the first […] (full story)

According to one analyst, corn is being undervalued and things could shift by the end of the summer. (full story)

The rice industry remains in a stupor as the wait for new crop harvest drags on. In the weekly reports, export sales were off slightly as compared to last week’s […] (full story)

I’ve had a lot of calls over the last few weeks regarding leaf scorching on young trees. This is a topic I have written and talked about quite a bit […] (full story)

The 2018 cropping season has been a challenging year for those in areas affected by heavy rainfall and saturated soils. Excessive water can result in the loss of soil nutrients […] (full story)

Rains have continued for the most part in Alabama with almost none of the key peanut production areas marked as drought on the US Drought Monitor website. This is good […] (full story)

Southern Corn Rust has showed up in the last week or so and is present in at least 3 counties. It is scattered through the state and could be present […] (full story)

Cotton Cotton is currently being driven hard by the high temperatures.There are several fields which will have already reached physiological cut-out of 5 or fewer nodes above uppermost 1st position […] (full story)

Purdue Extension will host Davis Purdue Agricultural Center Field Day on Aug. 30. Field days are educational opportunities offered throughout the summer by Purdue Agricultural Centers and Purdue Extension. These […] (full story)

Many Arkansas corn growers are anxious to get to irrigation termination as it has been a long hot and dry summer for many. This year in particular many producers who […] (full story)

While many fields are harvest ready, stink bugs are potential pests in the cotton and soybean fields that have yet to reach maturity. Cotton should be scouted for stink bugs […] (full story)

Here are some updated photos of the Row Rice trials as they begin to head out. This year we have nine locations in Bolivar, Leflore, Coahoma, and Tunica counties. Many […] (full story)

Rough weather conditions caused many Arkansas rice fields to be overrun with grassy weeds. (full story)

Grains bounce back:somewhat (full story)

The bears posted a modest win on the week with the Dec contract giving up 76 points to finish at 87.08. The Dec – Mar spread weakened a bit over […] (full story)

Even a dead cat will bounce if it falls far enough and fast enough. Following a month-long decline, both corn and soybean prices rallied from their lows to end the week. (full story)

Now that we are in the middle of July and most herbicide applications in corn and soybean should have ended, we wanted to take a look back at June this […] (full story)

As some areas of Indiana are dry getting drier, there is more concern about the possibility about spider mites being a culprit for yellowing foliage. Remember that many other factors […] (full story)

After a week with most of our table in red, it is kind of refreshing to be back in black for most of the ag commodities this week. These aren’t paltry gains, either, with some 4% plusses in there. Some of this should be attributed to garden variety... (full story)

We still have plenty of aphids. Hopefully, though, the fungus will start helping us on a widespread scale. However, many folks are still calling and texting about aphids, so the […] (full story)

Average quotations were 180 points higher than the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, […] (full story)

Water Surface Acres up 4 Percent The water surface area to be used for catfish production in the three major producing States (Alabama, Arkansas, and Mississippi) during July 1 through […] (full story)

The expansion phase of the current cattle cycle appears near an end, according to USDA's July 1 cattle inventory report. (full story)

Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 24.0 cents per pound for the week ending July 14, up 1.0 cent from the previous week. Marketings of […] (full story)

I am frequently asked, (and many times I ask myself) about the keys to trading success in general and futures trading in specific. The list is long and, to be honest, it is not an exact science (full story)