Following KCBT Wheat news
is the key to trading fundamentally. Below you can find links to articles in the news that discuss
market fundamentals that could potentially affect the price of Wheat on the KCBT. Before you invest in the KCBT wheat commodities market you should do your own research.
1. Associated Press "Kansas winter
wheat planting nearing end" October 23, 2012
Kansas Farmers have reached
the 91 percent mark in planting the 2013 winter wheat crop.
“Kansas Farmers May Increase Soybean Planting After Wheat Harvest” April 13, 2012
Kansas, the biggest grower of winter wheat used to make bread, will probably
collect grain as much as three weeks early in late May or early June, Kohake said. As much as four times the normal amount
of rain has fallen and temperatures have been warmer than usual, speeding plant growth.
3. Bloomberg.com “Wheat Advances on
Speculation Cold Weather in Europe May Harm Winter Crops” January 31, 2012
Wheat rose in Chicago, heading for a second monthly gain, on speculation cold weather in Europe
will hurt winter crops that lack protective snow cover.
4. Bloomberg.com "U.S. Wheat Expanding From Century
Low as Glut Looms: Commodities" January 11, 2012
U.S. farmers, the world's biggest wheat exporters, probably planted the
most winter grain in three years, expanding acreage from a century-low reached in 2009 just as a global supply glut swells
to its biggest in a decade.
5. Bloomberg.com "Corn, Wheat, Soybeans May Fall as China Boosts Rates, U.S. Crops Improve" July 6, 2011
may open 9 cents to 12 cents a bushel lower on the CBOT, the Kansas City Board of Trade and the Minneapolis Grain Exchange on bets that favorable weather will improve crops in the
northern U.S. Great Plains and Canada."
6. Bloomberg.com “Wheat prices rise on weather-related worries” April, 21, 2011
Wheat prices are climbing on worries that dry weather has damaged the winter crop while rains may
delay spring planting in some areas.