February 28, 2021

Grain marketing opportunities may subside

By Gene Lucht, Iowa Farmer Today

That sound you’re hearing may just be the sound of the window slamming shut on spring marketing opportunities for grain.

Karl Setzer, grain market analyst for MaxYield Cooperative in West Bend, says there are many reasons to be bearish when it comes to the corn and soybean markets in the next few months.

One is planting appears to be getting under way in the Midwest, and that removes one level of risk from the market. For those concerned about the slow pace of planting, he reminds them farmers planted most of last year’s crop in a week or two.

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