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Grain Markets Looking To USDA Report

For three-times-daily market reports from Don Bousquet and RNI, visit “ICE Futures Canada updates” at www.manitobacooperator.ca Grain and oi l s e e d prices at the ICE Canada futures market closed the week ended Aug. 7 mixed with canola higher. Canola posted moderate gains on the week in the wake of big advances in

Market Volatility Rises, Weather In The Background

For three-times-daily market reports from Don Bousquet and RNI, visit “ICE Futures Canada updates” at www.manitobacooperator.ca Grain and oilseed prices at the ICE Canada futures market closed the week ended July 31 higher in a very volatile week. The steep rise in the Canadian dollar weighed on the market. Canola dropped sharply early in the


Canola bearish in near term at ICE

(Resource News International) — Canola futures at ICE Futures Canada in Winnipeg finished the week ended July 29 sharply lower, pressured down by weakness in soyoil and European rapeseed, the firm Canadian dollar and bearish technical signals. Prices have fallen to the lowest level of 2009, with the improving crop outlook also weighing on the

Weather, Washington Weigh On Wheat

For three-times-daily market reports from Don Bousquet and RNI, visit “ICE Futures Canada updates” at www.manitobacooperator.ca Grain and oilseed prices at ICE Futures Canada in Winnipeg closed the week ended July 24 lower, with canola pushed to its lowest level since March on the improved crop condition and the amazing rally in the Canadian dollar.

Are We Heading Back To Dismal Grain Prices?

For three-times-daily market reports from Don Bousquet and RNI, visit “ICE Futures Canada updates” at www.manitobacooperator.ca Grain and oilseed prices at ICE Futures Canada in Winnipeg closed the week ended July 17 little changed for canola, but moderately lower for barley. Canola was little changed on the week despite fairly strong gains in the Canadian


USDA Shocks Markets, But What’s Changed?

For three-times-daily market reports from Don Bousquet and RNI, visit “ICE Futures Canada updates” at www.manitobacooperator.ca Grain and oilseed prices at ICE Futures Canada in Winnipeg closed the week ended July 3 mixed. Canola was lower in the old crop as demand slowed and liquidation of July contracts sent prices down. Bearish technical signals weighed

Canola cash falling, basis holding firm

(Resource News International) — Canola cash prices have been falling as the futures market has tumbled back to its lowest levels since March, but the basis levels have remained relatively firm, say cash dealers. “We’re kind of worried that farmers are going to lock the bins again, now that most areas have dropped below $10

Could We Run Out Of Canola In 2009-10?

For three-times-daily market reports from Don Bousquet and RNI, visit “ICE Futures Canada updates” at www.manitobacooperator.ca Grain and oi l seed prices at the ICE Canada futures market closed the week ended June 25 mixed with canola down modestly despite the crop problems induced by weather. Trading volumes were subdued as many participants have taken


Canola cash basis seen firming

(Resource News International) — Canola cash basis levels have been firm across Western Canada with the strongest levels in Alberta and western Saskatchewan, where the dryness has prompted the strength, traders and brokers said. They also noted, though, that basis prices have seen some volatility and that producers should be prepared to make phone calls

Acres And Weather Becoming Market Focus

For three-times-daily market reports from Don Bousquet and RNI, visit “ICE Futures Canada updates” at www.manitobacooperator.ca Grain and oi l seed prices at ICE Futures Canada in Winnipeg closed the week ended June 19 mixed, with canola lower. Canola was pressured down by a big slide in the Chicago soy complex and talk that China