More tough talk on tariffs yesterday from President Trump bled over into stock market selling overnight as worries about a trade deal resurfaces. Soybeans held on to gains nonetheless, amid market chatter that Chinese buyers are back in the market this week despite ongoing confusion over how the government’s waiver of tariffs on U.S. imports is supposed to work.
Bryce Knorr first joined Farm Futures Magazine in 1987. In addition to analyzing and writing about the commodity markets, he is a former futures introducing broker and Commodity Trading Advisor. He conducts Farm Futures exclusive surveys on acreage, production and management issues and is one of the analysts regularly contracted by business wire services before major USDA crop reports. Besides the Morning Call on www.FarmFutures.com he writes outlooks for corn, soybeans, and wheat that include selling price targets, charts and seasonal trends. His other outlooks for basis, energy, fertilizer and financial markets feature price forecasts for key crop inputs. A journalist with more than 45 years of experience, he received the Master Writers Award from the American Agricultural Editors Association.