Soybeans were lower on fund and technical selling. Soybeans were down on liquidation, along with losses in products, despite the good demand, tight supplies, and bullish crush margins. Forecasts have more rain in dry parts of central and northern Brazil starting later this week. That’s in contrast to the continued excessively wet conditions in southern Brazil. Those planting delays in Brazil have pulled some private production estimates below 160 million tons. CONAB’s updated outlook for Brazil is out on the 7th, with the USDA’s new supply, demand, and production numbers on the 8th.
Two of the biggest commodity groups in Minnesota recently completed visits to the capitol in St. Paul. Minnesota Soybean Growers president