5/17/21
  • The grain futures closed mixed today with July corn closed up 8.75 @ $6.525 and Dec corn down 5.5 @ $5.3725. July beans closed up 1.25 @ $#15.875 and November beans closed donw 3.75 @ $13.97 
  • USDA announced sale of 67 million bushel new crop corn to China and 5 million bushels to Mexico
  • Brazil is scheduled to get anywhere from 1/4 to 1 1/12 inches of rain throughout much of Brazil. Temperatures are expected to be normal to above normal
  • Corn planted acres estimated at 80% verus 67% last week.
  • US dollar was slightly lower today and the dow jones was down 54
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Have a great evening,
Scott Johnson