GRAINS-Soybeans hit over one-week high, U.S. old-crop supply tightens

* Firming U.S. cash soy values lift nearby futures * Corn falls to fresh four-year low as yield forecasts rise * Wheat mixed in choppy trade; Egypt buys Black Sea supplies (Recasts throughout; changes dateline, previous HAMBURG/SINGAPORE, changes byline) By Julie Ingwersen CHICAGO, July 23 (Reuters) – Front-month soybean futures rose to their highest level […]

Tour sees ‘extraordinary’ wheat crop in North Dakota — July 23, 2014


Bismarck, North Dakota/Reuters — Big spring wheat yields were projected in southern North Dakota as abundant soil moisture and cool weather helped foster crop development following an uneven planting season, scouts on an annual crop tour found on Tuesday. “I think we have seen an extraordinary crop,” said Dan Wogsland, executive director of the North […]

Canadian wheat bids mixed despite continued U.S. losses — July 22, 2014


Average bids for Canadian Western Red Spring (CWRS) wheat weakened slightly during week ended July 21 at a cross section of delivery points across Western Canada. However, Canadian bids lagged the U.S. futures to the downside and basis improvements were seen at many locations. On July 21, average spot bids for 13.5% CWRS across Manitoba, […]