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Fund data reveal 'flow of fresh speculative money' into ags

...besides confirming the round of short-covering viewed as fuelling price recoveries in grains. But have funds now closed enough short bets?

Hedge funds reverse bullish softs-bearish grains betting on ags
The short grains, long softs positioning which hedge funds have favoured goes into reverse. And wheat may see more short covering, investors say
Grain futures tumble, despite US stocks figures falling short of forecasts
US officials, citing strong exports, forecast domestic corn, soybean and wheat stocks below market expectations. But futures fall sharply anyway
Hedge funds hike net short in wheat to record top - boding well for prices?
Have hedge funds gone too far in bearish wheat bets, leaving prices open to a short-covering rally? There are less such worries over selling in coffee
Monsanto flags need for seed mega-groups to drive corn, soy yield surge
The seed giant, facing antitrust scrutiny of its \$66bn takeover by Bayer, says the research needed to avoid a crop squeeze requires deep pockets
UN pegs grain prices at 10-year low - and cautious on revival prospects
The UNs' food agency raises, again, its forecast for world wheat output, and downplays support to coarse grain values from a dip in stocks
Monsanto lifts Argentine corn area hopes, as it unveils surprise profit
The group lifts its forecast for the rise in Argentine corn sowings as it reveals better-than-expected results, and forecasts further growth
Argentina's soy levy u-turn 'to send corn acres even higher'
Growth in Argentine corn sowings could hit 30% thanks to a government about face on a soy export tax reduction, Michael Cordonnier says
Hedge funds extend net short in grains - provoking ideas of price support
Hedge funds' net short in grains hits a 6-month high, and bullish betting on softs a record top. Is this dynamic justified? Livestock longs turn sour
US supply data injects buzz into corn, spring wheat markets
Corn futures burst higher after the US unveils smaller-than-expected stocks, while a harvest downgrade sends the spring wheat premium soaring
IGC flags rising world grain stocks, despite EU harvest woes
Grain stocks held by major exporting countries are to hit a seven-year high, the IGC says - even as it downgrades EU corn and wheat crops again
White maize futures plunge 17% in two weeks
White maize futures are under pressure from the rising rand - and ideas that South Africa may overcome GM concerns to import from the US
Hedge funds prefer hard wheat to soft, coffee to cocoa, cattle to hogs...
Hedge funds, having spent months betting on gains in soft commodity prices and losses in grains, focus on spreads within ag sectors
Historians, forecasters battle over prospects for South Africa ag revival

The discount of new crop white maize futures to old crop halves in a week, amid fears for dryness persisting. But history suggests rains will come

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