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ICE canola midday: Bids on the rise ahead of harvest

By Glen Hallick, MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, August 21 (MarketsFarm) – ICE Futures canola contracts were stronger at midday Wednesday, which was a surprise to one Winnipeg-based trader. “The markets are at the stage of not knowing where to go. We’re on the verge of harvest and we really don’t know what the crop looks like,” he […] Read more


ICE canola up Wednesday

By Marlo Glass, MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, Aug. 21 (MarketsFarm) – The ICE Futures canola market was mostly higher on Wednesday morning. Canola values found support from Malaysian palm oil futures, which were boosted due to expectations of slower production growth. Soybeans on the Chicago Board of Trade were also bolstered by increased palm oil futures. A […] Read more

North American Grain and Oilseed Review: Canola up, but oilseeds lack direction

By Glen Hallick, MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, August 20 (MarketsFarm) – Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) Futures canola contracts were higher on Tuesday, as bids lacked direction in choppy trading. One trader commented that lack has been common in the Chicago soy complex, European rapeseed and Malaysian palm oil as well. Another trader theorized Prairie farmers haven’t been selling […] Read more


ICE canola midday: Oilseed bids choppy

By Glen Hallick, MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, August 20 (MarketsFarm) – ICE Futures canola contracts were higher at midday Tuesday, with the oilseed markets choppy as they seek direction, according to a Winnipeg-based trader. He said oilseeds, including canola, have been up one day and down the next, with an exception on Monday. “Canola held up yesterday […] Read more

ICE canola gains strength on Tuesday

By Marlo Glass, MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, Aug. 20 (MarketsFarm) – The ICE Futures canola market was mostly higher on Tuesday morning, following trends set in overnight trade. Canola values found support from the soybean complex on the Chicago Board of Trade, which were bolstered by positive trade talks between the United States and China. A weather […] Read more



ICE canola midday: Bids moving down with other oilseeds

By Glen Hallick, MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, August 19 (MarketsFarm) – ICE Futures canola contracts were weaker at midday Monday, due to a negative bias coming out of the United States, said a Winnipeg-based trader. “Chart-wise, we’re in ‘la-la-land’. We’re in a sideways trend,” he commented. The soy complex on the Chicago Board of Trade was mostly […] Read more


ICE canola weaker Monday

By Marlo Glass, MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, Aug. 19 (MarketsFarm) – The ICE Futures canola market was mostly lower on Monday morning, following trends set in overnight trade. Malaysian palm oil, European rapeseed, and the soy complex on the Chicago Board of trade were all lower this morning, which weighed on canola values. A weather premium remains […] Read more