FARM BUSINESS NEWS
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Sat Sep 7, 2013 09:25 AM CDT

Bullish Bean Spreads

I realize that four of my last five blogs have been about soybeans. If I'm getting repetitive, I apologize. Yet as I look across the broad scope of commodities few are showing as many interesting signals as soybeans. Outside of the recently established uptrend in natural gas, there are few markets showing much more than sideways trends and fewer still with technical patterns worth discussing.

With that in mind, let me introduce another soybean chart. This one looks at the spreads for the 2013-2014 marketing year including the November to January (red line), the January to March ...

Quick View
  • Dealing with Diplodia After the latest spate of wet, cool weather in parts of the Midwest, plant pathologists are urgin...
  • Year-Round Cow Kelly Smith believes fetal programming through good nutrition for dams yields better steers and h...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Cash Will Be King Years of $6-and-up corn couldn't last forever. Some proactive grain farmers are bolstering their ...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • COOL Appeal Likely in 2015 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said the U.S. might not file an appeal of the country-of-origin...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl Readers ask if they can offset futures losses against cattle income, roll hedges forward tax-free...
  • Ranch Hands Two families take different approaches to building income from trail rides, roundups and real-lif...
  • Ask the Vet Why isn't my flea and tick control for dogs working?
Related News Stories
DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
Newsom on the Market
DTN Early Word Opening Livestock
DTN Early Word Grains
Harvest Revenue Insurance Prices
DTN Closing Grain Comments
DTN's Quick Takes
DTN Midday Livestock Comments
DTN Midday Grain Comments
CME Earnings Rise 23%