USDA’s planting progress reports had grains lower overnight, but corn and wheat were able to rally to decent gains. Heavy rains in the Midwest forecast raises concerns of delays in corn planting and a possible switch to higher soybean acres.
Over the past 25 years, there have been shifts in crops planted in the United States. Overall, acres in feed grain crops decreased while acres in oilseed crops increased. Feed grain crops losing acres were wheat, oats, barley, and sorghum.
The shortage of Caparol is apparently causing a domino effect and now Cotoran is starting to become tight in some locales. So what are some options now that Caparol is not in the picture and Cotoran supply maybe sketchy?
One day after soybeans closed higher while corn and wheat stayed mixed, the latter two took a turn higher on Tuesday with emerging concerns about cold and wet weather in the forecast. Soybeans gave back part of Monday’s gain after
Corn and wheat lead at midday with soybeans setting back. CORN Corn trade is 5 to 7 cents higher at midday with short covering developing after overnight weakness. The weather forecast is expected to bring heavy rains into the middle
With this week’s forecasted low temperatures projected to dip into the high 30s (°F) with potential rain events, growers have asked if/how germination will be affected for corn and soybean planted this week. Summary Imbibitional (fast) water uptake occurs within
6:00 a.m. CME Globex: July corn was down 1 3/4 cents, July soybeans were down 4 1/2 cents, and July Chicago wheat was down 1 3/4 cents. CME Globex Recap: July corn and soybeans were modestly lower early Tuesday after
Scimetrics Ltd. Corp. has withdrawn its registration of Kaput Feral Hog Bait in the state of Texas, the Colorado-based company announced in a press release today. Scimetrics, which also specializes in rodent control, formulated Kaput around warfarin, the same active ingredient
Markets started the week off strong, though wheat was unable to hold onto gains. The French election over the weekend pushed the U.S. dollar lower which continued throughout today’s trade. The forecast for the week is fairly wet for the
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 23, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Charles “Richard” Hay, Walthall County “Dry conditions allowed for beef and dairy producers to begin wrapping and chopping haylage. Corn was still
The bulls were again winners in an exciting week for longs and producers. In last week’s report, I said the markets bias would be near unchanged to a bit lower.