* At midday, corn is +3, soybeans are +6, Chicago wheat is +14, KC wheat is +9, Minneapolis wheat +7, May feeders -3.450, Jun fat cattle -2.700, May hogs -.450.
* USDA Weekly Export Inspections for Corn were at 42.8 million bushels and expect a little under that, soybeans were at 9.4 million bushels and in line with expectations. Wheat was 16.8 million bushels and higher than expected.
* Planting progress today is expected to be at 10-18%, we would not be surprised if it came in a little above even. 5 year average is at 11%.
* Grains have continued the recent rally to start the and for the first time in a long time it seems easier to go higher for now. Money flow seems to be putting in some weather premium. The markets are coming into some moving averages now and have been overbought for a while now, so break at some point should be expected.
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