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reported additional corn and soybean sales this morning. Agriculture markets were higher at the electronic pause on follow through buying.  Fundamental news was light.  USD was down 31 points earlier and WTI crude oil down about $0.30. 
heard China bought at least 4 cargoes of US Gulf soybeans since Friday and at least 3 cargoes out of the PNW. 
oil was very strong on Monday, up 3 percent, on renewed fund buying.  Saudi Arabia bought wheat, Jordan seeks wheat and Taiwan is in for corn.  US crop conditions are expected to be unchanged to little changed when reported this afternoon.  US temperatures
will be drier and warmer this week, facilitating harvesting progress.  We will get a US national corn harvest progress figure this afternoon. 









and Crop Progress



Eastern Australia winter and spring crop areas will get rain this week

Western Australia will continue dry out

Western Argentina dryness will prevail

U.S. southeastern crops will be vulnerable to Tropical Storm Sally Tuesday into Friday

Drought will prevail from Ukraine to Kazakhstan and Russia’s Southern Region

Drought will continue in southeastern Europe

Brazil may experience a boost in pre-monsoonal showers and thunderstorms in center west and center south crop areas after Sep. 20; the GFS may be a little too aggressive, but scattered showers are expected Sep 20-27

Western Europe will get some needed rain this weekend into next week

China’s greatest rains will diminish, but alternating periods of rain and sun will continue

World Weather Inc. 



Ag Calendar

Sept. 14:

  • USDA
    weekly corn, soybean, wheat export inspections, 11am
  • U.S.
    crop conditions report, 4pm
  • Vietnam
    Customs data on exports of coffee, rice and rubber
  • Monthly
    MARS bulletin on crop conditions in Europe
  • Heilongjiang
    Soy Association holds a summit in Harbin
  • EU
    weekly grain, oilseed import and export data
  • Ivory
    Coast cocoa arrivals
  • International
    Palm Oil Sustainability Conference, Sept 14-22
    Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Venezuela

Sept. 15:

  • Australia’s
    Abares releases quarterly agricultural commodities report
  • Malaysia
    palm oil export data for Sept. 1-15
  • France’s
    agriculture ministry to publish crop estimates
  • World
    Agri-Tech Innovation Summit, Sept. 15-16
  • New
    Zealand global dairy trade auction