This video addresses the climatic factors that are causing an unprecedented price move in cocoa and what will bring drought-easing rains to Plains wheat — Enjoy!

Our BestWeather Spider became bullish more than a week ago, catching this historic move up in prices on new concerns about a dry, dusty wind in West Africa called the “Harmattan.” However, at these price levels, the only way to trade cocoa is by using sophisticated strategies in options and spreads, as we already had the move I expected.

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Mr. Roemer owns Best Weather Inc., offering weather-related blogs for commodity traders and farmers. He also is a co-founder of Climate Predict, a detailed long-range global weather forecast tool. As one of the first meteorologists to become an NFA registered Commodity Trading Advisor, he has worked with major hedge funds, Midwest farmers, and individual traders for over 35 years. With a special emphasis on interpreting market psychology, coupled with his short and long-term trend forecasting in grains, softs, and the energy markets, he established a unique standing among advisors in the commodity risk management industry.

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