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DTN Grain Midday: Markets Find Some Support

DTN Grain Midday: Markets Find Some Support

👤By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔Mar 28, 2017

Lightly higher futures trade is seen at midday in slow trade. CORN Corn trade is a penny higher at midday; the daily ranges have been less than 3 cents illustrating position squaring slow trade. Since we have sold off the

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Iowa: Corn Nitrogen Rate Calculator Updated for 2017

Iowa: Corn Nitrogen Rate Calculator Updated for 2017

👤By John Sawyer, Iowa State University 🕔Mar 28, 2017

The regional Corn Nitrogen Rate Calculator (CNRC) website was recently updated with a revised Iowa N response trial database that includes data through the 2016 crop year. Last year the CNRC website was revised and the URL changed. The ISU

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DTN Grain Open: Commodities Continue to Follow Dollar

DTN Grain Open: Commodities Continue to Follow Dollar

👤By Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst 🕔Mar 28, 2017

6:00 a.m. CME Globex: May corn was 1 cent higher, May soybeans were 1 cent higher, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 1 cent lower. CME Globex Recap: Once again overnight trade saw the bulk of the commodity sector

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Grain TV: Big Rains In Next Two Weeks Topple Wheat

Grain TV: Big Rains In Next Two Weeks Topple Wheat

👤By Grain TV 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Grain markets start off the week in negative territory, with wheat leading the losses. Soybeans were also under heavy pressure due to drops in palm oil prices and Chinese soybean futures.

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Arkansas Field Reports: Rains Slow Field Work, Recharge Soils

Arkansas Field Reports: Rains Slow Field Work, Recharge Soils

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 26, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents “We are catching up on ground moisture with recent rains. Calving in full swing with warmer temperatures. Fruit loss was severe due

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Mississippi Field Reports: Rains Put Hamper on Corn Planting

Mississippi Field Reports: Rains Put Hamper on Corn Planting

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 26, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents “Field conditions have allowed for some corn to be planted this week. Many areas are still wet. A great deal of sweet

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Louisiana Field Reports: Corn Planting Winding Down, Rice Chugging Along

Louisiana Field Reports: Corn Planting Winding Down, Rice Chugging Along

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 26, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents “Corn planting is complete. Earlier planted corn is up and looking good. Rain the end on last week will be helpful.” Carol

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North Carolina Field Reports: Widespread Freeze Damage in Wheat; Growers Gearing Up for Planting

North Carolina Field Reports: Widespread Freeze Damage in Wheat; Growers Gearing Up for Planting

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 26, 2017. Extension Comments Warmer than normal conditions followed by snow and cold temperatures have damaged some of the small grain crops. The county is still suffering from lack of rainfall

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Welch on Grain: Livestock Feed Use on Par with Last Year, Below Average

Welch on Grain: Livestock Feed Use on Par with Last Year, Below Average

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Market Situation Crop Conditions. Crop conditions in Brazil appear to be mostly favorable with a record soybean crop of 108 mmt (3.968 billion bushels) and a corn crop of 91.5 mmt (3.328 billion bushels). The current corn yield estimate is

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Per Acre Payment Caps – Don’t Expect Them to Go Away

Per Acre Payment Caps – Don’t Expect Them to Go Away

👤By Nick Paulson, Gary Schnitkey, Jonathan Coppess, University of Illinois; and Carl Zulauf, Ohio State University 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Limits on payments by farm commodity programs have been a contentious issue in recent farm bills. Several types of limits now exist, including a 10% cap on the payment per base acre by ARC (Agriculture Risk Coverage). This 10% cap

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