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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?

EU farmers to stick by wheat for 2017, even after this year's poor crop
Strategie Grains, in its first forecast for EU soft wheat sowings for the 2017 harvest, sees them proving little changed. But durum area will dip
Rains provoke fears of rain damage to Brazil's wheat crop - again
Farmers are "concerned" about wetter weather as harvest proceeds - undermining ideas that Brazil's wheat imports will hit a 12-year low
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
Losing offer steals the show as Gasc takes wheat orders to 1.5m tonnes
Eygpt's grain authority buys wheat from Romania and Russia. But a losing offer of US wheat catches market attention - and sends futures soaring
Australian wheat harvest to hit record high, says Nidera
The merchant trumps other observers in a spate of upgrades to Australia's wheat harvest. What would such a huge crop mean for prices?
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
Hard Brexit could turn EU to Ukraine for wheat, rather than UK
The UK, of which 80% of wheat exports head to the EU, could find itself usurped in cereals shipments if it leaves Europe's single market
US wheat export retreat 'boosts risk of another Great Grain Robbery'
North America's reduced importance in wheat exports has made markets more vulnerable to "price spikes", the AHDB's Jack Watts warns
Black Earth underlines cloud over quality of Russia's huge wheat harvest
The group says rains "significantly" cut its wheat quality. Still, with so much wheat around, high grade supplies are not so low, says SovEcon
Egyptian wheat imports to hit record high, despite ergot furore
US officials cut - a little - their forecast for wheat imports by Egypt, the top buyer, after foreign currency and ergot trials
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
US officials lift India wheat import estimate, citing high prices, duty cut
USDA staff raise to a 10-year high their forecast for wheat imports by India, which is buying from the likes of Australia and Ukraine
Egypt may suffer lasting hangover from ergot rumpus

Egypt may face a need to accelerate wheat purchases at a time when it is being forced by wary merchants to pay a premium

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