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The Nasdaq100 (NQ) is looking winded after its month long bounce to near its all time highs, as the market hesitates ahead of the G20 where some expect the US and China to arrive at a temporary truce in the trade war. Significantly, NQ is arguably breaking below a month long ascending wedge... (full story)

No news for today, but we have good trading levels (full story)

In one hand, we have the developing Iran story that moves the oil and gold markets. On the other hand, we have the Chinese trade war story, that weighs on the global growth expectations ahead of this weeks G20 summit in Osaka. (full story)

Oil rallies impulsively from June 5 low & extension higher is expected. This article & video show short term Elliot Wave path. (full story)

Going even higher (full story)

Actionable ideas and levels for the Dollar, Euro, Yen, Aussie and Canadian. (full story)

The consequences of flooding, ponding, and saturated soils on young corn depend heavily on the duration of the stress and temperatures. Intense rainfall events (technically referred to as “toad stranglers” […] (full story)

Plan now to attend the Advanced Corn Agronomy Summit on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at the University of Minnesota Southern Research and Outreach Center in Waseca. This new program, developed for ag […] (full story)

The USDA will release the quarterly Grain Stocks report, with estimates of crop inventories as of June 1, and the annual Acreage report on June 28.  The June 1 soybean stocks estimate this year […] (full story)

The most recent crop forecast from the U.S. Department of Agriculture revealed that unprecedented spring weather has already negatively impacted production prospects for corn. Meanwhile, recent news items highlight the […] (full story)

One of the hottest areas in precision agriculture the past few years is technology designed to make fertilizer recommendations. The technology can be used on a whole field basis, but […] (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)

Scientists with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the USDA Midwest Climate Hub are worried about how summer 2019 conditions will treat crops that are already behind the […] (full story)

According to Richard Flournoy, deputy administrator of product management for the USDA-Risk Management Agency (RMA), silage corn can be eligible for planting on prevent plant acres.  (full story)

Below is a daily December Chicago wheat chart showing planetary angle lines. I used a price per degree of .465. On 8/2/18 the upper Jupiter crossed the chart at $6.12 and was key resistance. The lower Jupiter crosses at $4.54 and is key support. Jupiter to Jupiter selloffs sometimes lead to... (full story)

Hogs and Feeders tumble, Fats sleepy (full story)

Getting the crop planted is just the start of the battle. (full story)

The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to the fuel cell company Hydrogenics(HYGS). I found the stock by using Barchart to sort it's 100 Top Stocks list first by the highest technical buy signals, then used the Flipchart feature to review the char... (full story)

Europe Starting to Sizzle (full story)

Those looking for any bit of good news in all of the rain-soaked suffering we have endured this spring have asked if the extreme overabundance of moisture has drowned soybean […] (full story)

Free eBook Offer & Futures Levels 6.25.2019 (full story)

Climatic conditions in North Florida can pose serious challenges to growers aiming to maximize returns on investments made in nitrogen (N) fertilizer. Most plant available N in local soils is […] (full story)

Almonds require a lot of water during the summer. This is due to the high temperatures experienced and the crop stage of the tree. It is not uncommon for an […] (full story)

As many of you are aware, our tar spot coalition is working to refine a tar spot model developed by colleagues at the University of Wisconsin Madison this season.  This […] (full story)

In 2018, tar spot was detected in 12 counties in eastern Iowa. The disease was observed late in the growing season, at did not cause a lot of damage. In Wisconsin, Illinois, […] (full story)

Going higher (full story)

Gold broke above the $1,400 level last week and the volume that corresponded the move was exceptional. The story doesnt end there. The volume for silver was big and the volume for silver stocks was truly epic. Something very, very, very important is happening right now. You knew a part of the... (full story)

The broad stock market extended its bull market on Friday, as the S&P 500 index reached the new record high of 2,964.15. But it reversed its intraday upward course and closed slightly below the Thursdays closing price. So was it a downward reversal or just another short-term correction? (full story)

Kentucky farmer Aaron Reding will be the first to admit 2019 hasn’t been easy, but his ability to adapt to a recent diagnosis with technology, that's allowing him to continue to farm. (full story)

Equity markets are consolidating, and you MUST watch this index most closely. Heres why (full story)

The Natural Gas (H20 - J20) spread has profited all 15 of the last 15 years (full story)

The undercover video of animal abuse at Fair Oaks Dairy and the subsequent actions by the management have been all over the news the last two weeks. John Phipps has some observations. (full story)

WHEAT General Comments: Wheat markets were lower as weather here in the US and around the world got better. The weather is drier for [...] (full story)

A review of trend changes and potential trading opportunties in Coffee, Corn, Hogs, Silver, Gold and E-MINI S7P (full story)

COTTON General Comments: Cotton was sharply lower for the week and traded to the lowest levels since 2016 as traders become more concerned about [...] (full story)

Watching the Skies (full story)

Farmers need to have a strategy in place to handle wet grain this coming harvest. (full story)

Questions still on everyones mind following last weeks sudden capitulation from the Fed. EURUSD extends gains following Fridays break above 1.1340s. Funds continue to cover shorts. GBP and AUD traders add to shorts as charts start to bottom. Fed... (full story)

On this first full weekend of Summer, we thought we would revisit our June 3, 2019 research post regarding a price pattern we love to trade... (full story)

In today's featured article, your Gold Enthusiast highlight's a certain country's issues that are driving the price of gold. Read for more details. (full story)

Price uptrend in place. Bull have solid technical power to suggest still more upside. (full story)

GBPUSD is also rising, now trading above the upper Elliott wave channel line, which is connected from 1.3177 high. (full story)

Excellent rule (full story)

As so often happens when a contract month nears first notice, market activity heats up.  Last week was no exception. Growers with on call contracts, who for weeks had been […] (full story)

ES, NQ, Crude, Gold. Actionable research out early each morning to brokerage clients with full technicals. (full story)

While there has been a little two-sided action, we are primarily looking at positive action in the grain and soy markets as we kick off this final week of trade for the month of June. If a modern-day Rip Van Winkle were to have awoken this morning and discovered that... (full story)

Gold futures continue to advance and are near the highest levels in over five years. (full story)

Sedges have exploded across Arkansas in 2019 throughout different cropping systems. Additionally, a variety of unique sedge species have made themselves known this year, and others have popped up in […] (full story)

Scouting and Treating for Sheath Blight in Rice As various fields pass midseason it’s time to scout closely for disease. Conditions seem to be nearly ideal for sheath blight development. […] (full story)

Sorry friends this will be a short report today. No bombs were dropped but more sanctions are coming to Iran today and the market is [...] (full story)

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