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Grain Markets: Corn Supply A Burden To Prices

Grain Markets: Corn Supply A Burden To Prices

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois Ag Economist 🕔Nov 13, 2017

The USDA’s Crop Production report released on November 9 reported an unexpectedly large corn yield increase for the 2017 crop. Corn prices suffered a moderate decline following the report release considering the magnitude of the yield increase. Corn prices will

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WASDE Coarse Grains: Increased U.S. Corn Demand Offset by Higher Production

WASDE Coarse Grains: Increased U.S. Corn Demand Offset by Higher Production

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 9, 2017

This month’s 2017/18 U.S. corn outlook is for larger production, increased feed and residual use and exports, and greater ending stocks. Corn production is forecast at 14.578 billion bushels, up 298 million from last month on a record-high yield. Feed

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Grain Markets: Moving Forward After the Oct. Reports

Grain Markets: Moving Forward After the Oct. Reports

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois Ag Economist 🕔Oct 16, 2017

The release of USDA’s October reports created a rally in soybean prices that pushed November soybean futures prices to levels not seen since the end of July. Corn prices saw a much more muted response. The question is will the

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WASDE Coarse Grains: Larger U.S. Corn Production Offsets Increased Usage

WASDE Coarse Grains: Larger U.S. Corn Production Offsets Increased Usage

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 12, 2017

This month’s 2017/18 U.S. corn outlook is for larger production, increased feed and residual use, and nearly unchanged ending stocks. Corn production is forecast at 14.280 billion bushels, up 96 million from last month. Corn supplies are higher, as a

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Grain Markets: Corn Prices Unlikely to Find Support from Sept. Stocks Report

Grain Markets: Corn Prices Unlikely to Find Support from Sept. Stocks Report

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois Ag Economist 🕔Sep 25, 2017

Corn prices continue to reflect the presence of a large old crop ending stock and higher than expected corn production. The USDA will release the Quarterly Grain Stocks report on September 29. The report will provide an indication of corn use during

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WASDE Coarse Grains: Increased U.S. Corn Production Offsets Higher Corn Usage

WASDE Coarse Grains: Increased U.S. Corn Production Offsets Higher Corn Usage

👤From UDSA 🕔Sep 12, 2017

This month’s 2017/18 U.S. corn outlook is for increased production, greater feed and residual use, higher ending stocks, and lower prices. Corn production is forecast at 14.184 billion bushels, up 32 million from last month. Corn supplies are up from

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WASDE Coarse Grains: Reduced U.S. Corn Production, Demand

WASDE Coarse Grains: Reduced U.S. Corn Production, Demand

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 10, 2017

This month’s 2017/18 U.S. corn outlook is for lower supplies, reduced feed and residual use and exports, and a decline in ending stocks. Corn production is forecast at 14.2 billion bushels, down 102 million from the July projection. The season’s

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

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

👤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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Corn and Soybeans: Prospects for Crop Size Based on USDA Reports – Video

Corn and Soybeans: Prospects for Crop Size Based on USDA Reports – Video

👤By Todd Hubbs and Darrel Good, Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Illinois 🕔Jul 3, 2017

This webinar reviews the USDA stocks and acreage reports released last week and discusses the implications for both old crop and new crop balance sheets for corn and soybeans. The USDA’s estimate of June 1 stocks of corn and soybeans provides

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Grain Markets: Stocks and Acreage Report Implications for Corn, Soybeans

Grain Markets: Stocks and Acreage Report Implications for Corn, Soybeans

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois 🕔Jul 3, 2017

On June 30, the USDA released the Acreage and Grain Stocks reports. The Acreage report surprised many observers and generated strong positive movements in corn and soybean prices. The following discussion recaps the information contained in the reports and the

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