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Corn and soy prices to retreat - but not for long

Societe Generale says corn and soybean futures can work off pressure from an accelerating US harvest - clashing with ideas from some other observers

Strong Russia, Ukraine grain exports boost Kernel
The sunflowers-to-silos group sees a large rise in grain export volumes this season. But its farming division will fall short of initial expectations
US corn, soy harvest pace to accelerate - at last
Drier weather will allow a pick-up in the pace of corn and soybean harvesting this week - with potential implications for prices, and wheat sowings
Extent of hedge fund short-closing in ags revealed
Hedge funds raise bullish positioning on ags by more than 50,000 contracts, led by short covering. Bullish positioning on coffee hits a six-year high
Corn a better bet than soybeans - Commerzbank
The bank cuts forecasts for a range of crops, buts its expectations for soybeans are particularly downbeat. Are rapeseed and cotton undervalued?
Wheat to avoid drop in EU sowings of major crops
EU farmers, facing revised subsidy rules, will cut seedings of barley, corn and rapeseed for the 2015 harvest. But wheat area will hold steady
Unrest, currency cloud Ukraine's 2015 crop hopes
Ukraine is "for sure" to miss out on a third successive year of rising grains output, UkrAgroConsult head Sergey Feofilov tells
Have hedge funds ended wave of selling in ags?
Hedge funds' net long position in ags stays stable for a fourth week, as selling in corn and soy is matched by less bearish takes on cotton and sugar
Grain markets hit turbulence after data surprises
US officials lift forecasts for domestic corn and soybean harvests, but by less than expected, and cut estimates for world wheat supplies
Investors brace for Wasde crop report 'swing ball'
The extent of uncertainties ahead of the benchmark crop report has made life tricky for investors. But its outcome could make things easy for growers
World coarse grain stocks to hit 28-year high - UN
Supplies of coarse grains are "very comfortable", the UN FAO says, unveiling the longest streak of falling food prices since the 1990s
Deutsche urges long bet in ags, especially cocoa
Deutsche Bank follows up supportive comments last week by recommending investors go long on ag commodities. Ebola gives an extra reason to back cocoa
Wheat futures soar back above $5, lifting corn too
Wheat futures soar, on what is termed a technically-based rally, boosting prices of fellow grain too. But will the gains hold?
Soymeal, China drive DDGs to record premium over corn

Distillers' grains, once sold for pittance, are now worth \$100 more per tonne than corn. But are producers be making them "less desirable"?

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