Inside the Grain Revolution and the Future of Bread

Inside the Grain Revolution and the Future of Bread

Inside the Grain Revolution and the Future of Bread While it may sound old-fashioned, home milling could have the potential to redefine one of the world’s oldest processed foods: bread. The grain revolution is sparking the revival and innovation of traditional and new local wheat varieties, home milling tools, and unique recipes that are creating […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Thursday with Corn and Soybean futures edging higher on concerns about weather delays to Spring planting and relief that the White House will not immediately withdraw the United States from the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Wednesday with Corn futures falling more than 1% on forecasts for better Midwest planting weather. Soybean declined and Wheat turned lower as Corn tumbled. The most active Corn contract for July delivery fell 5 cents, or 1.34%, […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Tuesday, Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed with Corn futures rising for a 2nd straight session on a slower-than-average start to planting in the United States and forecasts for Midwest rains that will stall further progress. Soybean prices retreated after hitting a 3-week […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Monday with Soybean futures touching a 3-week high on short-covering, as a weaker USD raised hopes for fresh export sales. Corn futures edged higher on support from fund short-covering and worries over a slow start to Spring […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed On the Week

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed On the Week $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed on the week which ended 21 April, as the market lacks the spark needed to sustain Short covering rallies. CBOT Corn futures finished lower and have surrendered the market’s entire post World Agricultural Supply […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Thursday with the Wheat posting the biggest percentage loss since February. The most active Corn contract for July delivery fell 4 cents, or 1.09%, to settle at 3.6425 bu. July Wheat delivery dropped 12.75 cents, or 2.93% […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Wednesday with Soybean rallying following a two-day loss. The most active Corn contract for July delivery remain unchanged, settling at 3.6825 bu. July Wheat delivery fell 2.5 cents, or 0.57% to 4.345 bu. May Soybean rose 4.25 cents, […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Tuesday with Wheat bouncing after a 2% decliner in the prior session. The most active Corn contract for May delivery fell 4.75 cents, or 1.30%, to 3.6175 bu. July Wheat delivery climbed 1.25 cents, or 0.29% to […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grain futures finished higher Wednesday with Soybean futures rising about 1% Wednesday on bargain buying and Short-covering, one day after a US government forecast for record-large global soy inventories pushed the front contract to its lowest mark in a year. The […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade agriculture grains futures finished mixed Tuesday following the release of the latest ending stocks report. The monthly agriculture grains supply and demand estimates issued Tuesday by the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) reduced US feed consumption and higher South American crops. Most of […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Monday with Corn futures pacing the advance as funds pare massive Short position. The most active Corn contract for May delivery rose 7.5 cents, or 2.09%, to 3.67 bu. May Wheat delivery rose 4.75 cents, or […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Friday with Corn futures drifting to a 1-week low as traders adjusted positions ahead of a monthly US government report that analysts expect to show rising grain inventories and big South American crops. Soybean closed narrowly […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures closed lower Thursday with Wheat posting the biggest percentage decliner since Mid-March. The most active Corn contract for May delivery fell 4 cents, or 1.1%, to 3.6075 bu. May Wheat delivery slipped 6.5 cents, or 1.51% to 4.2325 bu. […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Wednesday with the Soybean reversing a 5-day down-turn. The most active Corn contract for May delivery rose 1.75 cents, or 0.48%, to 3.6475 bu. May Wheat delivery went up 2.75 cents, or 0.64% to 4.2975 bu. May […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Tuesday due to profit taking., following a 2-day bounce on Corn and Wheat. Corn and Wheat futures had risen for 2 straight sessions, boosted by a projection that US farmers would plant less Corn and Wheat and […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Monday with Soybean futures dipping to a new low since mid-April 201 Corn and Wheat futures continued to rise as a result of a recent projection that US farmers would plant less Corn, Wheat and switch to […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed with Soybean futures falling to a 5-month lows after federal crop forecasters said Spring plantings would reach an all-time high above traders’ expectations. The most active Corn contract for May delivery rose 6.75 cents, or 1.89%, to 3.6425 […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures closed mixed Wednesday with Corn and Wheat prices edging higher as investors squared positions ahead of US Department of Agriculture (USDA) plantings and grain stocks data Friday. Soybean futures fell to the lowest levels since October and Corn and […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures closed higher Tuesday as technical factors kicked in to provide support. Wheat futures climbed in a light rebound from multi-month lows set Monday, although forecasts for much-needed rains in the Plains Wheat belt kept a lid on gains, […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodoties Finished Mixed Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodoties Finished Mixed Friday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures closed mixed Friday with Soybeans reaching a new low since last October. The most active Corn contract for May delivery inched down 0.5 cents, or 0.14%, to 3.5625 bu. May Wheat delivery rose 3.75 cents, or 0.89% to […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Wednesday following an uneventful session as Bearish atmosphere continued to hang over the markets. The most active Corn contract for May delivery declined 2.5 cents, or 0.69%, to 3.5875 bu. May Wheat delivery went down 4.25 cents, […]

Chicago Agriculture Grains Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Tuesday with Wheat dropping to its lowest marks since early February. The most active Corn contract for May delivery went down 2.25 cents, or 0.62%, to 3.6125 bu. May Wheat delivery skidded 3.75 cents, or 0.87%, to […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Monday with Wheat futures falling over 1% on forecasts for improving weather for crop development in key US growing areas. The most active Corn contract for May delivery fell 4 cent, or 1.09%, to 3.635 bu. May […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Thursday with Corn and Soybean rallying on bargain hunting. The most active Corn contract for May delivery rose 2.5 cents, or 0.69%, to 3.66 bu. May Wheat delivery settled flat at 4.36 bu. May Soybean went up […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed, Wheat and Corn futures firmed Wednesday, supported by bargain buyers stepping into the market following declines to multi-week lows Tuesday. Wheat notched the biggest gain, with the most-active Chicago Board of Trade soft red winter Wheat contract […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures closed lower Thursday with soybean futures falling, pressured by the ongoing harvest of a projected record-large crop in Brazil and profit-taking after a 2-session climb attributed to fund buying. Corn futures and Wheat futures were also lower. The most […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures close mixed Wednesday, with Soybean futures falling to a 3-week low, on track for a 4th straight decliner on strong South American harvest prospects and a lack of supportive news. Corn and Wheat futures were modestly higher as traders […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures settle mixed Wednesday with Soybean futures rising for 4th session running, notching a six-month high on worries that recent heavy rains could damage crops in Argentina. The most active Corn contract for March delivery fell 0.5 cents, or 0.14%, to […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Tuesday with Soybean futures rising more than 2%, tapping a 6-month high on worries about excessive rains in Argentina crimping production prospects. The most active Corn contract for March delivery rose 7 cents, or 1.95%, to 3.655 […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures settled higher Thursday with CME Group’s farm futures jumping double-digits on Soybean, Corn dropped and Wheat traded slightly higher on the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) data. The most active Corn contract for March delivery rose 1 cent, […]

American Industrial Farming Can Create Another Dust Bowl

American Industrial Farming Can Create Another Dust Bowl

American Industrial Farming Can Create Another Dust Bowl $TSN, $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB The Great Depression of the 1930’s was tough for most Americans, and farmers were really hard hit. Plowing up the Southern Plains to grow crops turned out to be a massive miscalculation that led to enormous suffering. In that circumstance 3 consecutive droughts […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed on Friday with Corn, Wheat futures finishing the last trading day of the year on a high note. The most active Corn contract for March delivery rose 2.25 cents, or 0.64%, to 3.52 bu. March Wheat […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Thursday in technically driven trade as investors squared positions toward the end of the year and the USD firmed. The most active Corn contract for March delivery rose 1.5 cents, or 0.43%, to 3.4975 bu. March Wheat […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Tuesday with Corn futures rising to a 5-month high as strong exports and technical buying supported the prices. The most active Corn contract for March delivery rose 0.5 cents, or 0.14%, to 3.61 bu. March Wheat delivery […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher Friday $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures settle higher Friday with Soybean and Corn futures rising 1%, buoyed by technical buying and concerns over dry growing conditions in Argentina. The most active Corn contract for March delivery rose 6 cents, or 1.7%, to 3.595 bu. […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Tuesday with Soybean futures rallying, as another round of export deals with Asian markets and concerns about dry weather in Argentina pushing grain prices North. The most active Corn contract for March delivery rose 1.25 cents, or […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grain futures close mixed Friday, with Corn and Wheat recovering from multi-month lows on investor short covering. The most active Corn contract for March delivery rose 4.75 cents, or 1.39%, to 3.4725 bu. March Wheat delivery added 8.75 cents, or […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Monday with Soybean futures rising for the 7th day running, led higher by strong export demand gains in the Soymeal market. The most active Corn contract for March delivery unchanged at 3.5825 bu. March Wheat delivery dropped […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finiahed higher Tuesday with Soybean futures rising to a fresh 3-month high on robust world appetite for US supplies of the Oilseed. Corn inched higher, Wheat was mixed ahead of the US Thanksgiving Holiday Thursday. The most active Corn […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Monday with Soybean futures climbing more than 2%, led by strength in Asian Oilseed markets and stronger-than-expected weekly export data. Corn and Wheat futures were also higher but trailed the advances in Soybean. The most active Corn […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Thursday on technical buying and strong weekly export sales. The most active Corn contract for December delivery rose 3.5 cents, or 1.03%, to 3.42 bu. December Wheat delivery added 6 cents, or 1.51%, to 4.03 bu. January […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished lower Wednesday after the US Department of Agriculture(USDA) raised its domestic harvest estimates from already record-high levels. The most active Corn contract for December delivery fell 13.5 cents, or 3.81%, to 3.4075 bu. December Wheat delivery dropped 8.5 cents, […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Tuesday: selling picked up in agriculture markets on generous crop supplies. The most active Corn contract for December delivery fell 5.75 cents, or 1.62, to 3.49 bu. December Wheat delivery dropped 2 cents, or 0.48%, to 4.1425 […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Thursday on widespread buying in agricultural markets and optimism over demand for some crops. The most active Corn contract for December delivery rose 3.5 cents, or 0.99%, to 3.575 bu. December Wheat delivery added 3 cents, or […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Wednesday, driven by investment fund buying and expectations for increased export demand as harvests neared completion. The most active Corn contract for December delivery rose 4.75 cents, or 1.36%, to 3.54 bu. December Wheat delivery added 7.25 […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $SOYB, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished mixed Thursday, with Corn futures falling 1.9%, pressured by the expanding harvest in the US Midwest as well as a forecast for a bumper crop in Brazil. Soybean futures finished higher, overcoming Bearish supply trends on strong export demand […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures close mixed Tuesday, with soybean futures gaining after federal data showed ongoing strong demand for Soybean. The most active Corn contract for December delivery stayed Unchanged at 3.285 bu. December Wheat delivery fell 0.75 cents, or 0.19%, to 3.985 […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher Friday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grain futures rose for a 2nd straight session Friday after domestic Corn and Wheat crops slid to multiyear lows earlier during the week, with analysts expecting a correction to continue as the harvest progresses. The most active Corn contract for December […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished mixed Monday, with Soybean futures rebounding by ongoing optimism over export demand. Meanwhile, Corn and Wheat prices fell. The most active Corn contract for December delivery was down 1.25 cents, or 0.36%, to 3.425 bu. December Wheat delivery fell […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished mixed Friday, with Soybean futures dropping as the weather outlook for the Midwest bolstered expectations of a huge harvest this Fall. Prices for Corn and Wheat rose, recovering from early weakness on short-covering and technical buying. The most […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished mixed Monday, with US Soybean future + 2.8% to its highest in more than 3 weeks, supported by strong export demand and a rally in the Soybean Oil market. The most active Corn contract for December delivery was up […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities All Finished Higher

Chicago Agriculture Commodities All Finished Higher $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Wheat, Corn and Soybean futures all finished higher Tuesday, as the USD showed weakness, and investors expected Soybean and Corn production in South America would be less than expected due to adverse harvest weather conditions. Chicago Wheat led the gains as […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower Friday $CORN, $SOYB, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Soybean and Wheat futures closed all sharply lower on Friday as improving weather and soybean production estimates from Argentina can not support investors bet on higher crop prices. Chicago Wheat led the losses as the most active wheat contract for […]