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21
Nov
2014
Arkansas soybean market reports – Nov. 21, 2014
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

A week of trading for the 2014 crop AR cash soybean market that began with a 13 cent weekend rise showed how price trend can turn around quickly. The Monday statewide average was $10.47, up 13 cents from the previous Friday daily closing average. The strength quickly disappeared as the market moved steadily lower to […]

18
Nov
2014
Arkansas soybean market report for Nov. 10-14, 2014
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

The past week of trading for the 2014 crop AR cash soybean market began with an 8 cent weekend decline that placed the Monday statewide average at $10.39. After trading was suspended on Tuesday for the Veterans Day holiday, Wednesday and Thursday took the market price to a high of $10.66. A major correction on […]

10
Nov
2014
Arkansas soybean market report for Nov. 3-7, 2014
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

The outlook appeared troublesome for the 2014 crop AR cash soybean market this past week as a 15 cent weekend decline that placed the Monday statewide average at $10.37 continued through Tuesday trading to a $10.20 average. But the market regained energy each remaining day of the week and regained almost all of the weekend […]

03
Nov
2014
Arkansas soybean market report for Oct. 27-31, 2014
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

The 2014 crop AR cash soybean market surged upward 29 cents over last weekend and then followed an upward trend throughout the past week of trading. The market opened the week with a statewide average of $10.16 on Monday. Price then remained steady on Tuesday before climbing sharply to a weekly high of $10.52 on […]

24
Oct
2014
Arkansas soybean market report – Oct. 20-24, 2014
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

A 7 cent weekend drop in the 2014 crop AR cash soybean market was quickly overcome as the market saw a 20 cent improvement from Monday to Tuesday, held steady on Wednesday, and surged again up 30 cents on Thursday before suffering an 18 cent downward correction on Friday. The market opened the week with […]

17
Oct
2014
Arkansas soybean market report – Oct. 17, 2014
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

This week was shortened by the Columbus Day holiday on Monday. The extended weekend gave the market a longer period to react and it responded with a 52 cent gain on the 2014 crop. The market posted a statewide average of $9.69 on Tuesday. Price then proceeded to fluctuate within a 14 cent band before […]

10
Oct
2014
Arkansas soybean market report for Oct. 6-10, 2014
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

This week marked the first full week of quotes for cash market soybeans that were previously labeled No. 1 Yellow Soybeans New Crop, represented the 2014 crop, and have now become the No. 1 Yellow Soybeans Cash prices. Price surged 32 cents higher over the weekend preceding this past week of trading. The market posted […]

06
Oct
2014
Soybean cash market and forward booking prices for Sept. 29-Oct. 3, 2014
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

This week marked the transition of quotes for cash market soybeans. Quotes on the old 2013 crop and labeled No. 1 Yellow Soybeans Cash ended on Tuesday. The final 2013 crop statewide daily average on that day was $9.05, the lowest such average since AMS began publishing 2013 quotes on December 16, 2013. The late […]

29
Sep
2014
Soybean cash market and forward booking prices in Arkansas for Sept. 22-26, 2014
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

A 20 cent weekend decline in the old crop cash soybean market was a signal of things to come as trading posted a Monday opening average of $9.57 and moved steadily lower through each trading day. Low point of the week was the daily average of $9.06 on Friday, a 71 cent loss from the […]

24
Sep
2014
Soybean cash market and forward booking prices in Arkansas for Sept. 15-19, 2014
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

The past week of old crop cash soybean trading in September opened promisingly with an 8 cent weekend gain to a Monday opening average of $10.27. But the market then established a lower trend that was shown most trading days of the week, finally reaching the daily low of the week at $9.77 on Friday, […]