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Grain TV: Corn Rallies On Weather Worries

Grain TV: Corn Rallies On Weather Worries

👤By Grain TV 🕔Apr 25, 2017

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.

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How Have U.S. Crop Acres Changed Over the Passed 25 Years?

How Have U.S. Crop Acres Changed Over the Passed 25 Years?

👤By Gary Schnitkey, University of Illinois 🕔Apr 25, 2017

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.

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Tennessee Corn: Glyphosate-Resistant Johnsongrass Management

Tennessee Corn: Glyphosate-Resistant Johnsongrass Management

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔Apr 25, 2017

A number of questions have arisen on how to manage the glyphosate-resistant (GR) Johnsongrass that is very prevalent in some corn fields of south west Tennessee.

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Texas High Plains: Soils Too Cool for Cotton Planting, OK for Corn, Sorghum

Texas High Plains: Soils Too Cool for Cotton Planting, OK for Corn, Sorghum

👤By Blayne Reed, Texas AgriLife Extension Agent for Hale, Swisher, and Floyd Counties 🕔Apr 25, 2017

Planting season is nearly upon us again, and many good producers are getting very antsy about getting into the field, especially our sorghum producers who need to get that crop started and get as much development completed as possible before

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DTN Grain Close: Corn, Wheat Take a Turn Higher

DTN Grain Close: Corn, Wheat Take a Turn Higher

👤From DTN/Telvent 🕔Apr 25, 2017

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

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DTN Grain Midday: Soybeans Back Off Gains

DTN Grain Midday: Soybeans Back Off Gains

👤By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔Apr 25, 2017

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

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Ohio Corn: Getting Off to a Good Start – Planting Depth Can Make a Difference

Ohio Corn: Getting Off to a Good Start – Planting Depth Can Make a Difference

👤By Peter Thomison, Ohio State University 🕔Apr 25, 2017

Planting depth recommendations for Ohio are 1.5 to 2 inches deep to ensure adequate moisture uptake and seed-soil contact. Deeper planting may be recommended as the season progresses and soils become warmer and drier, however planting shallower than 1.5 inches

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Nebraska Corn, Soybeans: How Will Cold Snap Affect Planted Crops?

Nebraska Corn, Soybeans: How Will Cold Snap Affect Planted Crops?

👤From University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension 🕔Apr 25, 2017

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

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DTN Grain Open: Planting Progress Gives Prices Pause

DTN Grain Open: Planting Progress Gives Prices Pause

👤By Todd Hultman DTN Analyst 🕔Apr 25, 2017

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

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Grain TV: Beans Heading Higher?

Grain TV: Beans Heading Higher?

👤By Grain TV 🕔Apr 24, 2017

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

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