Fertilizer trends are based on U.S. moving averages.
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CORN Strategies Snapshot
Closing Futures Price & Change
|Electronic Corn (@C)|
|Mar 19 - May 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 Futures Higher; Cash Market Flat
Ethanol futures closed up 1.0 cent in the February contract at $1.279 and up 1.1 cent in the March contract at $1.29. Corn closed up 1 3/4 cents in the March contract at $3.81 3/4 and up 2 cents in the May contract at $3.90.
Fertilizer Prices Continue to Rise as Nitrogen Price Spikes Taper Off
Retail fertilizer prices continue to move higher, although the price increases for nitrogen fertilizers didn't jump as significantly as they have in recent weeks.
Fuels & Fertilizer Headlines
EPA's Acting Administrator Tells Senate E-15 Rule Still on Track Minus Long Shutdown
Andrew Wheeler said on Wednesday the EPA still plans to release a proposed year-round E15...
EIA: US Ethanol Stocks Edge Higher
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Nitrogen Fertilizers Higher Once Again
Ethanol Margins Show Signs of Life
DTN's Hypothetical Plant Shows First Profit Without Debt Since September
DTN Fertilizer Outlook
Domestic Wholesale Prices for Most Fertilizers Steady to Firm in Short Term