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The Rise of Cryptocurrencies (full story)

OVERNIGHT MARKETS AND NEWS Mar E-mini S&Ps ( ESH18 +0.39%) are up +0.41% at a fresh record nearest-futures high as growth optimism fuels gains in global equity markets. Gains in technology stocks are leading the overall market higher as... (full story)

The EUR/USD traded a bit lower on Monday, but that pales into insignificance when compared to the overall bullish bias. The market could still go upwards, reaching the resistance lines at 1.2250, 1.2300 and 1.2350. The resistance line at 1.2250 was previously tested and it would be tes (full story)

Last Friday the markets soared to new heights. Can this continue today after a holiday? Read on to learn more... (full story)

Bitcoin (BTCUSD) is breaking below a 2 month triangle support line (on the daily chart) today, and at risk this week of breaking below triangle support (on the weekly chart). Significantly, the weekly MACD appears to be trying to negatively cross, with its histogram approaching zero. (full story)

At this juncture in the debate over the next farm bill, two of the most discussed issues are what to do with commodity policy for cotton and dairy. Key considerations (full story)

A number of times over the past 30 months I’ve asked Illinois soybean producers for help in gathering field-level information on soybean fields to feed into a study, led by the (full story)

Seeking Solutions: Managing Economic Risks will be hosted by the North Region of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service on Jan. 23 in Lubbock. The program will begin with registration (full story)

The 2018 Brazos Valley CEU Conference is set Jan. 26 at the Burleson County Fairgrounds in Caldwell, 905 State Highway 36 in Caldwell. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with the program beginning (full story)

Recently, EPA reached an agreement with Monsanto, BASF, and DuPont concerning dicamba drift minimization of recently labeled dicamba products to nearby crops.  Due to these recent EPA label changes for (full story)

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A look at what lies ahead for the March copper futures (full story)

As farmers look for ways to improve their profitability in 2018, one of the areas many are evaluating is their crop mix. (full story)

Want more insight on increasing grass forage volume and quality? Bibb County, Alabama, will provide that opportunity with a series of February meetings. The sessions run from 6 to 8 (full story)

Lower dollar will support soon (full story)

Higher prices still (full story)

Trend is getting stronger (full story)

After the USDA released its January crop production and World Agriculture Supply and Demand Estimate (WASDE) reports on Friday, the market had a mostly muted response. (full story)

The best farming practices, wisely selected varieties and favorable growing conditions helped Kansas farmers produce high-yielding, valuable soybeans in 2017. “The annual Kansas Soybean Yield and Value Contests recognize outstanding (full story)

Donnie Smith says it’s time for the agricultural industry to take back the story of food production.   Smith, president and CEO of Tyson Foods from 2009 to 2016, delivered his message to (full story)

The pair faces further upside pressure as it was seen building up on its past gain during Monday trading session. (full story)

With the increased use of dicamba-tolerant (DT) soybeans (Roundup-Ready 2 Xtend), the off-target movement of dicamba to non-DT soybeans and other broadleaf crops is of concern. In 2017 the majority (full story)

Broad USD selloff continues in thin MLK Day conditions Bank of Canada in focus for CAD traders USDCNH breaks down (full story)

The market is fundamentally weak but chart pattern is longer term friendly. (full story)

CannonBelles becomes a premier cheesemaker in Minnesota (full story)

Silver (SI | YI) bounced more than 1% Friday off an upchannel/ascending wedge support line (on the 4hr chart), and appears poised to continue playing catchup today to Gold (GC | YG)'s stronger recent performance. Significantly, YI's rebound Friday was also off the psychologically... (full story)

The Dollar broke down last week, what does it mean? (full story)

Cattle futures finished the back half of the week with some momentum, can that continue into this weeks trade? (full story)

EURUSD: The pair closed higher the past week triggering the resumption of long term uptrend. (full story)

Keep probing short side of the debt markets. (full story)

Bullish key reversal and divergence evident (full story)

Just The Beginning (full story)

Profit taking... (full story)

Fridays USDA report was a dud for corn, but wheat and beans look set for a bigger move. (full story)

There is a great attraction in all aspects of the modern age to immediacy. Likewise, most of the trouble in trading occurs through this love affair with the "now," with impatience, and with trying to hurry up the trading game. (full story)

low risk, high in probabilty opportunity (full story)

After a fairly neutral January USDA report, the market is still digesting the updated numbers released. Soybeans, however, did see a key reversal, but the real shocker was the increase in wheat acres, says Jerry Gulke, president of the Gulke Group. (full story)

In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Land Values Up or Down – 7 Factors | Fertilizer Budget Tighter? | Anhydrous Price Jumps 12% | and more. (full story)

The rice industry is beginning to see movement again as events and news from the week are being digested and acted upon by the market. The export sales report released this (full story)

Congress is attempting to reach an agreement on funding the government for the remainder of fiscal year 2018; a short-term continuing resolution passed just before the holidays expires on January (full story)

Bullish activity engulfed the cotton market all week despite USDA’s Friday very neutral world supply demand report. After enjoying a limit up move, the market was expecting USDA to finally (full story)

My wife, Karen, and I are just back from a vacation, not a business trip, on a Mekong River cruise through Cambodia, plus a week in northern Viet Nam prior (full story)

The bulls returned to the winner’s circle this week in spectacular fashion, with the March contract gaining 367 points while trading as high as 664 points on last week’s settlement (full story)

The Trend Trader helps to identify the current trend status of your favorite futures markets. It not only helps us to stay on the right side of market direction, but also helps us avoid those without a trend. You can even use the grid as a spread matrix too - buying strength and selling weakness.... (full story)

At least one Webber tune could be tied to USDA cutting their Argentine soybean estimate today. In the end I went back to Phantom. The character is hiding in the shadows and not seen by the leading lady for a good part of the musical. That was all I... (full story)

The annual Western Rice Belt Production Conference will be held on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at the El Campo Civic Center.  Registration for the conference will begin at 7:45 a.m., (full story)

The 25th annual Upper Gulf Coast Grain Handlers Conference will be held on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at the El Campo Civic Center.  Kicking off with registration at 8:00am,  the (full story)