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Georgia: Estimating 2016 ARC, PLC Payments For Covered Commodities

Georgia: Estimating 2016 ARC, PLC Payments For Covered Commodities

πŸ‘€By Don Shurley and Adam Rabinowitz, University of Georgia Ag Economists 🕔Jul 26, 2017

A PLC payment is issued when the MYA Price is less than the PLC Reference Price. Estimates of the MYA Price are available during the crop marketing year and, while the final MYA Price may not be known, any estimated/projected

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Minnesota Small Grains: Expecting Record Spring Wheat Yields

Minnesota Small Grains: Expecting Record Spring Wheat Yields

πŸ‘€By Jochum Wiersma, University of Minnesota Small Grains Specialist 🕔Jul 25, 2017

The USDA-NASS’ July 1 yield forecasts for barley, oat, and spring wheat were 67, 71, and 61 bushels per acre, respectively.Β  This would mean a new state record for spring wheat, while the forecast for barley and oats are 10

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North Dakota Drought: 75% of State Suffers – Yield Estimates Falling – DTN

North Dakota Drought: 75% of State Suffers – Yield Estimates Falling – DTN

πŸ‘€By Mary Kennedy DTN Cash Grains Analyst 🕔Jul 18, 2017

In my first drought story earlier in June, much of the focus was on the poor condition of the wheat and durum crops. While that is still the case, with both of those crops in worse shape since then, the

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WASDE Coarse Grains: Higher Domestic Corn Production, Usage, Ending Stocks

WASDE Coarse Grains: Higher Domestic Corn Production, Usage, Ending Stocks

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Jul 12, 2017

This month’s 2017/18 U.S. corn outlook is for larger supplies, greater feed and residual use, and higher ending stocks. Corn beginning stocks are raised 75 million bushels reflecting lower feed and residual use in 2016/17 based on indicated disappearance during

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Midwest and Plains Crop Progress: Conditions Decline in Many Areas

Midwest and Plains Crop Progress: Conditions Decline in Many Areas

πŸ‘€By Anthony Greder, DTN Managing Editor, and Russ Quinn, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jul 11, 2017

Corn, soybean and spring wheat conditions all declined last week, according to USDA’s weekly Crop Progress report released Monday. Corn condition dropped to 65% good to excellent last week, down 3 percentage points from 68% the previous week. Silking was

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Grain Stocks: Corn, Wheat, Soybeans All Significantly Higher – USDA

Grain Stocks: Corn, Wheat, Soybeans All Significantly Higher – USDA

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Jun 30, 2017

Corn stocks in all positions on June 1, 2017 totaled 5.23 billion bushels, up 11 percent from June 1, 2016. Of the total stocks, 2.84 billion bushels are stored on farms, up 15 percent from a year earlier. Off-farm stocks,

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Keep Stored Grain Cool, Dry During Summer

Keep Stored Grain Cool, Dry During Summer

πŸ‘€By Ellen Crawford, North Dakota State University 🕔Jun 29, 2017

Stored grain needs to be cool and dry during summer storage, a North Dakota State University Extension Service grain-drying expert says. β€œCold or cool grain has been safely stored through the summer for many years,” notes Ken Hellevang, an Extension

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NAFTA Concerns: U.S. Farmer Testifies that Mexican Grain Buyers May Head to South America

NAFTA Concerns: U.S. Farmer Testifies that Mexican Grain Buyers May Head to South America

πŸ‘€From the U.S. Grains Council 🕔Jun 28, 2017

Concerns about the future of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) have disrupted relationships with longstanding customers of U.S. grains and caused significant concern in farm country, U.S. Grains Council (USGC) Chairman Chip Councell testified Tuesday to a panel

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Feed Grain Outlook: Projected U.S. Corn Price Lowered, Global Coarse Grain Production Down

Feed Grain Outlook: Projected U.S. Corn Price Lowered, Global Coarse Grain Production Down

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Jun 13, 2017

The season-average price of corn is lowered $0.05 per bushel to $3.35 for the 2016/17 crop. Sorghum use for 2016/17 is lowered 5 million bushels on lower projected sorghum used for ethanol. The season-average price for barley in 2017/18 is

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WASDE Coarse Grains: U.S. Corn Production Unchanged; Sorghum Stocks Raised

WASDE Coarse Grains: U.S. Corn Production Unchanged; Sorghum Stocks Raised

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Jun 9, 2017

The 2017/18 outlook for U.S. feed grain supplies is virtually unchanged this month as an increase in sorghum beginning stocks is largely offset by reductions for barley and oats. Projected corn production for 2017/18 is unchanged at 14,065 million bushels.

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