Marketing & Weather

Futures Price

Cash Grain


LDP Rates

Marketing Commentary


Weather Maps


Futures Price Quotes and Daily Marketing Comments

yellow.gif (914 bytes)  The CME Group CME Home Page
yellow.gif (914 bytes)  The CME  Commodity Quotes, Options and Charts
yellow.gif (914 bytes)  The CME Corn, Soybean and Wheat Commentaries - Pre-opening, Midday and Closings
yellow.gif (914 bytes)  The ICE Home Page   Cotton
yellow.gif (914 bytes)  Futures Quotes: Soybeans, Corn, Wheat, Rice, and Cotton  
yellow.gif (914 bytes)  Futures Quotes: Soybeans, Corn, Wheat, Rice, and Cotton  Quote Menu  TFC Commodity
yellow.gif (914 bytes)  Futures Quotes: ADM               DTN
yellow.gif (914 bytes) Futures and Options Quotes on the University's AgEBB Web Site.  Usually up by 4:00 p.m.
yellow.gif (914 bytes)Daily Marketing Comments - CG&B Early Call,    CBOT: Early Call Midday and Closing
yellow.gif (914 bytes)DTN Marketing Comments - Opening Grain     Midday Grain       Closing Grain           DTN Ethanol Center

Cash Grain and Cotton Quotes

diamond.gif (84 bytes)Cargill
  diamond.gif (84 bytes)ADM   ADM- Mound City    ADM-New Madrid
diamond.gif (84 bytes)CG&B Cash Grain Quotes   CG&B Home Page    Charts
diamond.gif (84 bytes)Bunge Southeast Missouri Cash Prices - For detail bids click on link at the bottom of the page.
diamond.gif (84 bytes)Midwest Grain & Barge   MG&B Cash Grain Quotes
  diamond.gif (84 bytes)Southeast Missouri Cash Bids (Farm Assist)  SEMO Cash Bids (DTN)   SEMO Cash Bids (AG WEB)     Fertilizer & Fuel Prices - Illinois
diamond.gif (84 bytes)Missouri Cash Daily Grain Bids
  diamond.gif (84 bytes)Missouri Department of Agriculture Market Information    
  diamond.gif (84 bytes)USDA Agriculture Marketing Service
  diamond.gif (84 bytes)U.S. Crop, Livestock, Hay, and Ethanol Reports
  diamond.gif (84 bytes)USDA Daily National Grain Market Summary - Corn, Soybeans and Wheat
diamond.gif (84 bytes)Cotton Cash Prices - USDA
diamond.gif (84 bytes)Arkansas Farm Bureau Market Report Daily for Cotton and Rice
diamond.gif (84 bytes)Riceland Weekly Market Review - Commentary on the Rice, Soybean and Wheat markets and Cash Rice Prices.


  U.S. Grains inspected for Export (Monday)
  U.S. Export Sales (Thursday)
  National Grain Report - Exports
  U.S. Prices and Marketing Movement - Grains, Livestock, Cotton, Dairy, Ethanol, Fruits, Vegetables, Tobacco, Eggs,

LDP Rates

CARD Center for Agricultural Rural Development at Iowa State University.  You can select Today's LDPs or for the historical trend select LDP Archive.  It includes LDP rates for corn, soybeans, wheat, and grain sorghum.
FSA-LDP The Farm Service Agency County LDP Information web site
Cotton&Rice-LDP The USDA's Cotton and Rice LDP rates.

Marketing Commentary

Decisive Marketing Melvin Brees, Commercial Agriculture Grain Marketing Economist with the University of Missouri.  His articles will be posted monthly.  Melvin's purpose with the marketing letter is to educate producers on how to use outlook information to develop marketing strategies and manage price risk
Grain Marketing Commentary David Reinbott, Extension Agriculture Business Specialist, with the University of Missouri Outreach & Extension Service.  Commentary posted daily by 4:30 p.m.
Purdue University Agriculture Economics publications, farm management, market Outlook, and a good source of information on Ag Econ. from Purdue
Illinois Marketing and Outlook Darrel Good, Extension Grain Marketing Economist University of Illinois,   Farm Doc      Market Data
Illinois Pubic Media Agriculture Marketing Analysis/Audio, USDA Reports, Weather, Meetings
David Kohl Northwest Farm Credit Services (Ag Globe Trotter)     Ag Globe Trotter Weekly and Quarterly Ag Economy      Corn and Soybean Digest (Road Warrior)   Road Warrior

FarmerMAC (Dave's GPS)   Dave's GPS

Illinois Marketing and Management Farm Doc Daily     Farm Gate Blog
University of Tennessee Extension Economics       Crop Economics       Market Highlights     Weekly Crop Comments    Monthly Crop Comments
University of Kentucky Kentucky Farm Business and Management Program      Grain Marketing and Management in Agriculture Economics      Agriculture Economics Extension   Economic and Policy Update
DTN Progressive Farmer DTN Progressive Farmer
Soybean and Corn Advisor
The Soybean And Corn Advisor is your source for analysis of crop conditions in both North and South America By Dr. Michael Cordonnier.  
South Dakota State University Ag Econ and Marketing
Michigan State University Jim Hilker, Extension Grain Marketing Economist Michigan State University
Ed Usset Ed's World : Grain Marketing - University of Minnesota
Brent Oelke Brent Oelke Extension Educator University of Minnesota 
AgMAS AgMAS, Agricultural Market Advisory Service, is a project at the University of Illinois to evaluate the marketing advice of over 20 marketing services.
Ohio State University Ag Manager Estate Planning, Farm Policy, Farm Rents, Financial Management, Labor Management, Legal Issues, Tax Management, and Upcoming events
John Deere News, Weather, Markets
Commitment of Traders Report Commitment of Traders Report
Commodity Futures Trading Commission Commitment of Traders Report
Farm Management & Crop Management Strategies Steve Johnson, Iowa State Farm Management and Marketing
Farm Futures Marketing commentary, Quotes, charts, spreadsheets
Allendale Allendale Wakeup Call
Stewart-Peterson Includes weather, markets, crop news, quotes, options and charts from DTN. 
CGB Charts CGB Enterprises Charts
Ag Web Marketing commentary, Quotes, charts   2014 Marketing Outlook     Ask the Margins Expert
Informa Informa Economics, Inc. (formerly known as Sparks Companies, Inc.) is a world leader in broad-based domestic and international agricultural and commodity/product market research, analysis, evaluation and consulting.
CottonExperts O. A. Cleveland's Weekly Cotton Newsletter.
Market to Market Click on Marketing Analysis and Market Plus to hear this week's Marketing Comments.
Tom Skilling Tom Skilling is the meteorologist at WGN-TV in Chicago who the traders at the Chicago Board of Trade watch for their weather news.
Mid-South Farmer Mid-South Farmer
Farm Magazines Ag Weekly and list of others
Cotton Outlook Good source of marketing information on Cotton.
Kansas State Mike Woolverton, Extension Grain Marketing Economist from Kansas State University
Iowa State Bob Wisner,  Extension Grain Marketing Economist Iowa State University.  Click on Iowa Farm Outlook for their bimonthly marketing newsletter on grains and livestock.
North Caroline State University Mike Roberts, Extension Agriculture Economist, Dairy and Commodity Marketing, NC State University. Mike writes a weekly marketing newsletter that covers both the fundamental and technical analysis of the grain and livestock markets. 
Texas A&M Marketing & Outlook Corn, Wheat, Cotton and Livestock.
CBOT-Commentary Market Commentary from the Chicago Board of Trade
FutureSource.com Free Delayed Quotes, Charts, News
Bright Futures Futures Charts and Prices
Ag Marketing Network Each month you can listen to commentary on the cotton markets.  Ag Market Network is brought to you in part by sponsorship from Cotton Incorporated, and Certified Fibermax Bayer Crop Science with assistance from KFLP 900 AM “All Ag All Day” and Plains Cotton Growers, Inc.
University of MO Marketing Teleconference The University of Missouri Extension Economics Department conducts a Quarterly Agricultural Marketing Teleconference.  You can listen by Real Audio to the commentary on Grain,  Livestock, and Agricultural Policy Outlook.
Supply&Demand A good link to get historical supply and demand reports.
ORYZA Rice Markets, News, Prices and Much More.
Spectrum Commodities Click on the education link to find a good source of information on the different commodities, seasonal prices trends, production maps, charts, technical analysis, and much more.
TFC Commodity Charts A good source for commodity charts and information on technical analysis.
Heartland Ag Network Heartland Ag Network
Buchheit Agri Division Closing Audio Market Comments  Grain Marketing Articles
Ag Fax Ag Information on Marketing, Crop Production, and etc.
Grain Net Agriculture Stories and Headlines
Ag Watch Network Marketing, Crop,  News, Weather and Receive FREE daily market updates via text messaging on your cell phone at                Mobile Alerts
Tim Hannagan Grain Reports
Ted Seifried
Inside Futures Commentaries on Oil, Grains, Financials, etc - Tim Hannagan, Phil Flynn, Weekly Pit Review
Ag Econ Search AgEcon Search is a free, open access repository of full-text scholarly literature in agricultural and applied economics, including:
Corn and Soybean Digest Marketing and Management articles
Seed Solutions Steven Peel
Missouri Dairy Business Update Missouri Dairy Business Update is a monthly web publication presenting information on current dairy issues to people interested in the Missouri dairy industry. Key topics are marketing and production issues, government programs updates, and links to informational sources on the web. A new update will be put on the web each month.

Transportation and Barge Costs

Grain Transportation Report - USDA

The weekly Grain Transportation Report (GTR) covers developments affecting the transport of grain, both in the domestic and international marketplace. This weekly publication reports on the latest volume and price data for barges, railroads, trucks, and ocean vessels involved in the transport of grain.

Daily Gulf Grain Prices - USDA Gulf Export bids and basis for grain delivered to gulf export elevators, barge to Louisiana Gulf (Mississippi River)
State Grain Reports State Grain Reports
Grain Reports - USDA National and State Grain Reports
Livestock & Grain Market News Livestock & Grain Market News
Louisiana Grain Report Louisiana Grain Report

Weather & Crop Production Maps

USDA - Global Crop Production Analysis Production Estimates & Crop Assessment Division        A good source of information on global agricultural production and weather from USDA.
USDA - Crop Production in the World Major world Crop Areas and Climatic Profiles
BridgeNews Global Ag Weather Agricultural weather stories and weather graphics by country
Palmer Drought Index Palmer Drought Index
Drought Indices Drought Indices
NOAA -El Nino & La Nina El Nino and La Nina    http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/products/analysis_monitoring/lanina/enso_evolution-status-fcsts-web.pdf
Australian Bureau of Meteorology Climate page      El Nino and La Nina       Click on Climate Models tab  for SST Anomaly to determine the trend to El Nina or La Nina
MO Climatic Center Missouri Climatic Center at the University of Missouri
National Climatic Data Center World's Largest archive of Climatic data
National Weather Service National Weather Service - US 6-10 Day Precipitation Forecast, US 6- 10 Day Temperature Forecast, US 8 - 14 Day Precipitation Forecast, US 8 - 14 Day Temperature Forecast
National Weather Service

 Paducah Kentucky Radar
1 - 5 Day Precipitation Forecast     US 6 - 10 Day Temperature and Precipitation     US 8 - 14 Day Temperature and Precipitation          Weather Outlook - Drought, one and three month outlook and Hazardous Weather   Hazardous Weather Outlook
Southeast Missouri Forecast     Precipitation - US & Regional - Observed, Normal, Departure from Normal and % of Normal 
National Weather Service This map displays active watch, warnings, advisories and short term forecasts in the lower 48 US states. This page will automatically refresh every five minutes. Click on the map to see links to weather information at a State and local level.  Good source of historical weather data. 
NOAA - Vegetable Health Products Global and Regional Vegetation Health is a NOAA/NESDIS product estimating vegetation conditions and health. 
Vegetation Health Indices
Elywnn Taylor Weather and crop comments by Elywnn Taylor, Iowa State University Extension climatologist Blog
SOI Table
Tom Skilling Tom Skilling is the meteorologist at WGN-TV in Chicago who the traders at the Chicago Board of Trade watch for their weather news.
PSC Plymouth State College (PSC) Weather Center!
NIDS National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS)
CoCoRaHS Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, & Snow Network - Good source of precipitation maps for the State and Counties
Weather Stations National Network of Personal Weather Stations reporting local rainfall, temps, wind, etc:
World Crop Areas A good set of maps of the crop production areas in the United States and the World.
MO Agriculture Weather Missouri Agricultural Weather Including Missouri Weather Station Data
Illinois State Climatologist Good Source of Agriculture weather in Illinois
Agriculture Weather University of Kentucky Weather Center     Weather Missouri
Missouri Weather Map Carousel Missouri Weather Map Carousel
Intellicast National Weather Intellicast National Weather along with Forecasts, Nexrad Weather, etc.
Intellicast Weather United StatesMissouri, Radars
National Hurricane Center National Hurricane Center
Plymouth State Weather Center Plymouth State Weather Center
Weather Underground Weather Underground
AccuWeather AccuWeather
Mikes Weather Page Mikes Weather Page

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Weather Maps from the Weather Channel

US Current US Doppler US Temperatures
US Central Current US Central Doppler US Central Soil Moisture
US Midwest Current US Midwest Doppler  
US Southeast Current US Southeast Doppler US Southeast Soil Moisture
Southeast Missouri Doppler Missouri Doppler  
  National Doppler Radar Sites  

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