Why have sugar prices spilled off the table? It’s all about La Niña and high crop yields.

  Historically, sugar price charts show a distinct pattern in response to El Niño and La Niña. The former is often associated with droughts in India and Southeast Asia causing global production...

Rain forecast for “some” drought stricken Plains pressure wheat prices, but crop still in terrible condition. Hope for Texas farmers?

In what has become a “wild” weather market in wheat the last few months, our forecast to clients on April 10th alluded to the likelihood of rains from Kansas to Texas. While freeze and drought...

Freeze adds to drought woes for U.S. wheat as this April is the 5th coolest since 1895. La Niña not dead yet.

La Niña is still hanging on We have been disagreeing with several weather agencies and private firms about the sudden demise of La Niña due to: - Cool waters still extending across the tropical...

What’s behind the 40% move higher in cocoa prices? The top producers fight to protect forests

Cocoa's Bull Move  Cocoa is one of the few agricultural commodities in a  "consistent" bull market during the last few months, rivaled only by cotton, which soared from rising global demand. There...

Cattle prices crash on Plains drought. Arctic Warming and growing Australia dryness

Plains drought causes Cattle Prices to Crash The expansion of the nation’s beef producing herds has resulted in a 30-40% decline in cattle prices over the last two years. This growth is a sign of...

The March “Lamb” Heads Out – We Focus On Three Commodity Developments: Energy, Wheat and Cocoa.

EUROPE’S BEAST FROM THE EAST The warming Arctic this winter has resulted in incredibly cold weather in parts of Europe and Northeast Asia. Another symptom has been  unusual March snowstorms in the...

A look at historical wheat yields for Kansas during La Nina

Most studies we have done continue the severe drought for the Plains wheat areas. Traders and researchers that want detailed up to the minute reports on our feeling of the wheat market and updates...

Global droughts: Rising grain prices and potential food inflation

The NOAA rainfall map shows the growing drought (red) that impacted Plains wheat since the end of  December. Much of the Ohio Valley suffered flooding and tornadoes.   From the economist's point of...

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