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More rain needed soon?

Since the recent wet episode which resulted in a welcome 40+mm of rain between Mar 1st and 15th in East Anglia, dry weather has been holding its grasp across most of England and the forecasted rains seem to be pushed back pretty much on a daily basis. As a result,…

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Grains mostly lower in the aftermath of the USDA WASDE report

Cereals In the aftermath of the April USDA WASDE report and amid a lack of fresh news, grains took a breather today. Spring plantings continue to be delayed across the Northern hemisphere due to frustrating ongoing wet weather. Such conditions also lead to delays in black grass control and consequently fungicide programs in…

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Ag markets higher amid poor US winter wheat conditions and growing concerns in Argentina

Cereals Wheat prices continued higher today amid confirmation of poor conditions across the US Plains resulting in funds short-covering. In yesterday’s monthly crop condition report, the USDA showed that the share of ‘GD/EX’ winter wheat ratings across key producing states has fallen considerably since the end of December. In Kansas…

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