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Moving Grain: Soybean Inspections Rise, Corn, Wheat Decline

Moving Grain: Soybean Inspections Rise, Corn, Wheat Decline

👤From USDA Grain Transportation Report 🕔May 21, 2015

Grain Inspections Down Slightly; PNW Inspections Rebound For the week ending May 14, total inspections of grain (corn, wheat, soybeans) from all major export regions reached 1.76 million metric tons (mmt), down 1 percent from the past week, 4 percent

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DTN Grain Close: Highest Close in Five Weeks

DTN Grain Close: Highest Close in Five Weeks

🕔May 21, 2015

Wheat Climbs Higher On Rain Concerns July K.C. wheat posted its highest close in five weeks with concerns about too much rain in the Southern Plains damaging wheat crops. July corn ended modestly higher with help from Thursday morning’s bullish

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DTN Grain Midday: Light Buying Interest from Commercial Sources

DTN Grain Midday: Light Buying Interest from Commercial Sources

👤By David Fiala, DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔May 21, 2015

Wheat, Corn Higher at Midday Wheat and corn are higher at midday, with soybeans continuing to struggle. General Comments U.S. stock market indices are higher with the Dow index up 20. Interest rate products are lower. The dollar index is

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Midwest Grain: Weeds Must Like Wet, Cold Weather – AgFax

Midwest Grain: Weeds Must Like Wet, Cold Weather – AgFax

🕔May 21, 2015

An abundance of rain accompanied by chilling temperatures have brought planting in some areas of Iowa, Kansas and South Dakota to a standstill. Ohio, Illinois, Michigan and Wisconsin growers are hanging tight with pretty good conditions. But everyone could use

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Tennessee: Fomesafen Carryover Injury Popping Up

Tennessee: Fomesafen Carryover Injury Popping Up

🕔May 21, 2015

As expected carryover injury from fomesafen (Flexstar, Prefix, Reflex, Intimidator, Marvel, Dawn, Rhythm, etc.) is starting to show in some fields.  The reason it is showing now is due to all the rain allowing any herbicide carryover to more completely

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DTN Grain Open: Bullish Support for Corn and Soybeans

DTN Grain Open: Bullish Support for Corn and Soybeans

👤By Todd Hultman, DTN Analyst 🕔May 21, 2015

Grains Higher Overnight, Dollar Eases 6:00 a.m. CME Globex: July corn is up 2 cents July soybeans are up 3 cents July Chicago wheat is up 4 1/4 cents CME Globex Recap: All three grains are higher early Thursday, helped

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Corn: Determining Yield Expectations Based on Planting Pace

Corn: Determining Yield Expectations Based on Planting Pace

👤By Scott Irwin, Darrel Good, and John Newton, University of Illinois 🕔May 21, 2015

As is the case in most years, there has been no shortage of discussion and analysis this spring of the potential impact of the timeliness of corn planting on yield prospects. Each effort tends to bring a slightly different perspective

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Mississippi Farmland: Guess Where Values, Rents Are Highest?

Mississippi Farmland: Guess Where Values, Rents Are Highest?

👤By Dr. Bryon Parman and Andrew Lewis, Mississippi State University 🕔May 20, 2015

Editor’s Note: This information is excerpted from a Mississippi Agricultural Land Values, Cash Rents, and Lending Conditions: Spring 2015, a  report based on a survey conducted by the Department of Agricultural Economics for the Mississippi State University Extension Service. The survey

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Arkansas: Rice, Corn Acres Down from Weather, Prices

Arkansas: Rice, Corn Acres Down from Weather, Prices

👤By Mary Hightower, University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension 🕔May 20, 2015

Weather and declining prices are putting a dent in the expected total of rice and corn acres planted, said Scott Stiles, extension economist for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture. Meanwhile, rice growers are bumping up against insurance

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Tennessee Soybeans: Pigweed Management with Upcoming Rains

Tennessee Soybeans: Pigweed Management with Upcoming Rains

🕔May 20, 2015

The main problem in managing Palmer in the near future is that the 10 day forecast calls for a lot of rain.

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