Rural Radio Network - The Final Bell
The Friday Fontanelle Final Bell with Heather Ramsey with the ARC Group
3-24-23 One of the first positive days in weeks for grains Some random movement brought the green Corn & wheat moving together Soybean meal negativity was pulling everyone down early week Russia talks of buying surplus wheat No longer Chicken Little sky falling feel China buying Who has the old crop to sell?
The Thursday Fontanelle Final Bell with Alan Brugler with Brugler Marketing & Management
3-23-23 Higher wheat markets at all three exchanges Corn & beans struggle once again From a fundamental standpoint-corn is bullish China still buying Do elevators own any corn? Funds bailing on the hogs Inflation talks Some meat demand concerns
The Wednesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Arlan Suderman with StoneX
3-22-23 Breaking the dollar with Fed decision Not a lot of weight on the grain markets with decision Crude oil stayed firm What is the current market environment How did corn go against the tide? Dollar weaker Lower Argentina estimates China & Russia talks Were livestock nervous ahead of feds?
The Tuesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Darrin Fessler Lake Front Futures
3-21-23 Tuesday the market is volatile with commodity market catching it's fair share of volatility. The biggest concern of the market is what will the Federal Reserve say on Wednesday when it likely raises interest rates again. Darren Fessler with Lake Front Futures and options shares his thoughts on what the Fed. Along with why fundamentals like North American weather may soon start playing a factor into the grain trade.
The Monday Fontanelle Final Bell with PJ Conradt with Tredas
3-20-23 Another drop in the trade Saw some bouncing back off the lows Crude has turned around Marketing into ‘23 Planting intensions report Cattle reacting to the COF report?
The Friday Fontanelle Final Bell with Darren Frye with Water Street Advisors
3-17-23 Soybean & meals finally rolled over Funds have no length in corn & short in wheat COT report Feds/Banking won’t fix the market Fed meetings next week Early planting intention numbers are starting to be released China hungry for U.S. corn Struggle this week in the cattle market-its toppy Cattle look weak & are moving lower Hogs have gotten smacked this week ASF & China
The Thursday Fontanelle Final Bell with Sue Martin with Ag & Investment
3-16-23 • Big macro risk off with the banks • How many more will go under • China back 3rd time buying grain • Will Brazil export pace on beans pick up • Lack of news for wheat? • Are we short supplied on cattle?
The Wednesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Arlan Suderman with StoneX
3-15-23 • Economy and bank failures • Can’t ignore the issue • Closely watching Wall Street • Fed Reserve meeting next week • How does this all effect the farmer bottom line? • AFS resurging in China? • Production estimates fall in Argentina • China buying corn
The Tuesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Joe Kooima with Kooima Kooima Varilek
3-14-23 • Uncertainty in the trade • Monday gut check flows into Tuesday • Is the bull run over? • Trading the money flow • Waiting on the cash • World of banking-causing any nervousness? • Hogs dropping once again • Cash for the hogs-is a better market coming? • Stock action • Spread action higher on the corn • We don’t make any more old crop
The Monday Fontanelle Final Bell with Kyle Bumsted at Allendale
3-13-23 - initial weakness in grains - low volume Monday - changes in weather forecasts - bank failures and Black Sea corridors - livestock charts edging a downtrend - cattle on feed perspective for Friday
The Friday Fontanelle Final Bell with Brian Splitt with AgMarket.Net
3-10-22 • Wheat came off the lows • Corn higher • Commodity Classic • ’13 corn compared to ‘23 • Changing balance sheet • Trade a bullish story • How low could corn go? • Hogs saw some buying-is there a low coming? • Boxed beef backing off a bit
The Thursday Fontanelle Final Bell with Shawn Hackett with Hackett Financial Advisors
3-9-23 • Ugly wheat trade • What is a reasonable time frame for a low in corn & beans? • Weather pattern changes…now what? • Russia/Ukraine grain deal • Feeders not reacting to down day in corn
The Wednesday Fontanelle Final Bell with John Payne with Hedge Point Global Markets
3-8-23 Market conversation after the WASDE report. Payne highlights how the cattle and hog crush were impacted by the grain movement following the WASDE report. Payne also takes a dive into where interest rates are headed and what that means for all segments of the ag supply chain.
The Tuesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Arlan Suderman with StoneX
3-7-23 • Federal Reserve Testimony • Lower grains • Soybean market down double digits • Sharply higher dollar tied back to the feds • To many challenges to funds holding large positions • Brazil & Argentina expectations • LaNina is dead what does that latest models show? • Could it be 2019 all over again with snowpack in the Dakotas? • China adds pressure to the U.S.
The Monday Fontanelle Final Bell with Adam Ickes from Tredas
3-6-23 *Corn stumbles *Bean strength on meal *Wheat has been on a rollercoaster slide *Cattle strength - protection options abound *Preview for the rest of the month, WASDE and Plantings report
The Friday Fontanelle Final Bell with Jeff Peterson with Heartland Farm Partners
3-3-23 *How do the corn and soybean markets compare to week ago? *How did the USDA Outlook numbers released last week look to you? *What does the Brazilian corn and soybean crops look like? *How are the Argentine corn and soybean crops doing? *Do you think we have found a bottom in the corn and soybean markets? *What would it take for May corn to get back to 6.80 and may soybeans to get back to 15.40.
The Thursday Fontanelle Final Bell with Darren Frye with Water Street Advisors
3-2-23 • Soybeans rally back from the Tuesday down day • Corn tried to rally but gave up • Market is caught between the 616 & resistance at 640 • Wheat dead cat bounce? • Nothing really exciting in the market • Argentine crop getting smaller • Reminder-Brazil is a huge country-easy to forget • Planting delays due to wet • Cattle patient waiting on cash
The Wednesday Fontanelle Final Bell with John Payne with Hege Point Global Markets
3-1-23 • Grain sell off • EPA & E15 • Brazil beans are great but really wet • Late second crop corn • US exports slowing down • Wheat warm up • Feeder cattle see a rally
The Tuesday Fontanelle Final Bell with PJ Conradt with Tredas
2-28-23 • Another down day in the grain markets • Acre switch • Is wheat pulling corn down? • Cattle take advantage of lower corn
The Monday Fontanelle Final Bell with Sam Hudson with Cornbelt Marketing
2-27-23 • Timing with rain is the most critical thing • Some talk of China and canceling beans out of Argentina • Will we see a grain bottom • Crop insurance prices • Quiet export inspections • Wheat still struggles lower • Feeder cattle take advantage of lower corn • COF Report • Cattle saw a mixed market • Hogs back lower again