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Closing Futures Price & Change
|Electronic Corn (@C)|
|Dec 18 - Mar 19|
Market StructureNeutral - Type 5
Seasonal IndexCorn prices tend to trend higher from early October to early June.
Positions2018: 25% of expected prod. @ $4.04 2018: 25% of expected prod. @ $4.17 Long July 2019 $3.40 puts to protect unsold crop. 2017: 100% cash sales made, near $4.00 per the July 2018 contract. No more positions open for 2017.
Ethanol Stable Despite Energy Tumble
Sharp losses developed in energy trade following aggressive pressure in stock markets. Despite RBOB gasoline and crude oil losses, ethanol markets were steady to fractionally lower in limited trade.
Anhydrous Leads Fertilizer Prices Higher
All of the major fertilizers are higher compared to last year with prices showing significant gains in recent months, but anhydrous had the biggest increase at 6% from the previous week and 27% higher than last year.
Fuels & Fertilizer Headlines
Patriotism, Agriculture Shape New Leader of Biofuels Interest Group
Geoff Cooper hit the ground running as the Renewable Fuels Association's chief executive...
More RFS Exemption Requests
Monroe Energy, Pennsylvania Gov. Wolf Want Full RFS Waiver
EIA: Ethanol Stocks Build 2nd Week
Tackling Water Quality Challenges
Farmers, Fertilizer Companies, Groups Working to Address Water Quality Issues
Group Wants EPA Freeze on RFS Waivers
PRUITT Argues Agency Lacks Authority to Grant Waivers Retroactively