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News Stories


Following Oat 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 Oat on the CME. Before you invest in the oats commodities market you should do your own research.

1. “Canadian Wheat, Canola Acreage May Rise 12% This Year” April 12, 2012

Canadian grain and oilseed growers may boost seeding by 12 percent this year amid favorable weather, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada said today… Oat planting may jump 27 percent to 1.6 million hectares.

2. "Grains futures fall, livestock prices mixed" August 4, 2011.

Grains futures fell Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade. December oats fell 13.50 cents to $3.43 a bushel.

3. "Grains Futures Rise, Livestock Prices Slip" July 5, 2011.

December oats rose 5.5 cents to $3.585 a bushel. 

4. “Rice, oats, show progress in the field” April 18, 2011 

The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday that rice and oat crops had emerged measurably in the field and winter wheat showed improved conditions.

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