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Welch on Grain: Corn, Sorghum Exports Start Marketing Year Off Strong

Welch on Grain: Corn, Sorghum Exports Start Marketing Year Off Strong

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Sep 19, 2017

Market Situation Crop Progress. The crop condition index for U.S. corn was unchanged again this week at 357. There were no changes in any of the rating categories for the third week in a row. The average crop index for

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Welch on Grain: USDA Raises Corn Yield, Ending Stocks

Welch on Grain: USDA Raises Corn Yield, Ending Stocks

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension Ag Economist 🕔Sep 13, 2017

Market Situation WASDE. The surprising feature in the U.S. corn numbers in today’s World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates was an increase to the average yield. USDA lowered the yield number in August from 170.7 bushels per acre to 169.5

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Welch on Grain: A Week of Export Cancelations

Welch on Grain: A Week of Export Cancelations

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension Ag Economist 🕔Sep 11, 2017

Market Situation Crop Progress. The crop condition index for U.S. corn dropped 4 points this week to 357. There was a 1 percent increase in corn rated very poor and a 1 percent decrease in the excellent category. The average

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Welch on Grain: Corn Exports Surpass USDA Projections; Sorghum Still Lagging

Welch on Grain: Corn Exports Surpass USDA Projections; Sorghum Still Lagging

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension Ag Economist 🕔Sep 1, 2017

Market Situation Crop Progress. The crop condition index for U.S. corn held steady this week at 361. The average index rating for late August is 358. After tracking just below average for most of year, the index has been equal

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Welch on Grain: Ethanol Production Remains Strong; Drought Affecting More Corn

Welch on Grain: Ethanol Production Remains Strong; Drought Affecting More Corn

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension Ag Economist 🕔Aug 8, 2017

Market Situation Crop Progress. The U.S. corn crop condition index slipped another point this week to 356. The changes reported today were a 1% increase in the fair category and a 1% decrease in corn rated good. The average index

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Welch on Grain: Corn Demand Remains Strong; 15% of Crop Affected by Drought

Welch on Grain: Corn Demand Remains Strong; 15% of Crop Affected by Drought

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension Ag Economist 🕔Aug 1, 2017

Market Situation Crop Progress. The U.S. corn crop condition index slipped another 2 points this week to 357. The changes reported today were a 1% increase in the poor category and a 1% decrease in corn rated good. The average

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Welch on Grain: Exports at 99% of Market Year Target

Welch on Grain: Exports at 99% of Market Year Target

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension Ag Economist 🕔Jul 25, 2017

Crop Situation Crop Progress. The U.S. corn crop condition index slipped another 4 points this week to 359. The changes reported today were a 1% increase in the very poor category, a 1% increase in corn rated fair, and a

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Welch on Grain: Corn Exports at 99% of MY Target

Welch on Grain: Corn Exports at 99% of MY Target

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension Ag Economist 🕔Jul 17, 2017

Market Situation Crop Progress.  The U.S. corn crop condition index slipped 2 points this week to 363. The changes reported today were a 1% increase in the poor category and a 1% decrease in corn rated good.  The average index

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Welch on Grain: USDA Raises Corn Planted, Harvested Acres

Welch on Grain: USDA Raises Corn Planted, Harvested Acres

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension Ag Economist 🕔Jul 12, 2017

Market Situation WASDE. U.S. corn ending stocks for the 2017/18 marketing year were projected higher in today’s World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates. USDA raised planted and harvested acres by about a million based on the June Acreage report and

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Welch on Grain: Corn Exports, Ethanol Production Ahead of Average

Welch on Grain: Corn Exports, Ethanol Production Ahead of Average

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Jun 23, 2017

Market Situation Crop Progress. The U.S. corn crop condition index gained 2 points this week to 369. No changes were made on the lower end of the scale while on the upper end, 2% shifted from good to excellent. The

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