The Latest

Upcoming Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events

Back to homepage

Tag "corn trade"

Grain Markets: Anticipating the June 30 Grain Stocks Report

Grain Markets: Anticipating the June 30 Grain Stocks Report

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois 🕔Jun 19, 2017

USDA’s release of the Quarterly Grain Stocks report on June 30 will provide an estimate of corn stocks in storage as of June 1, 2017. Since many of the consumption categories for corn can be derived from data provided during

Read Full Article
Corn Prices Try to Climb for the Third Summer in a Row – DTN

Corn Prices Try to Climb for the Third Summer in a Row – DTN

👤By Todd Hultman DTN Analyst 🕔Jun 15, 2017

The old saying “Fool me once shame on you; fool me twice shame on me” comes to mind when pondering corn as we again see prices trying to move higher for the third summer in three years. The first two

Read Full Article
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

👤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

Read Full Article
Global Markets: Corn – U.S. Exports to FTA Partners Rise

Global Markets: Corn – U.S. Exports to FTA Partners Rise

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 13, 2017

U.S. corn exports to FTA partners have trended upward over the years, hence benefiting from preferential agreements. While U.S. ethanol expansion and tight supplies hindered sales from 2010/11 to 2012/13, competitive prices have both restored and expanded trade to FTA

Read Full Article
Grain Markets: Slight Changes to USDA WASDE Report in June

Grain Markets: Slight Changes to USDA WASDE Report in June

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois 🕔Jun 12, 2017

The USDA’s June WASDE report of world supply and consumption projections contained a number of changes from the May report for corn and soybeans. The bulk of the changes related to world production estimates in the 2016-17 crop year. The

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

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

👤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.

Read Full Article
Farm Policy: U.S. Ag Exports to China – Soybeans and Corn

Farm Policy: U.S. Ag Exports to China – Soybeans and Corn

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Jun 8, 2017

Background Mary A. Marchant indicated recently at Choices Online that, “International trade deficits have recently been reputed as ‘bad’ for the economy; however, agriculture has posted a trade surplus since 1959. “For U.S. agriculture, trade represents 20% of farmers’ income

Read Full Article
NAFTA – Nebraska Gov. Tells Mexican Reps. ‘We Good.’

NAFTA – Nebraska Gov. Tells Mexican Reps. ‘We Good.’

👤By Chris Clayton, DTN Ag Policy Editor 🕔May 18, 2017

In a united showing on trade relations by Mexico and the U.S. Corn Belt, a Mexican trade delegation on Tuesday held a press conference with the governor of Nebraska and leaders in the U.S. corn and grain industries to stress

Read Full Article
Corn: USDA’s Bullish News that World Use Could Exceed Production – DTN

Corn: USDA’s Bullish News that World Use Could Exceed Production – DTN

👤By Todd Hultman DTN Analyst 🕔May 17, 2017

The end of the 2017-18 season is still more than a year away, but if USDA’s new estimates are close, world corn use will exceed production for the first time in seven seasons by 28.64 million metric tons or 1.13

Read Full Article
Feed Grain Outlook: 1st Forecast for 2017/18 Lowers Corn Supply and Use

Feed Grain Outlook: 1st Forecast for 2017/18 Lowers Corn Supply and Use

👤From USDA 🕔May 15, 2017

Total U.S. corn supply for 2017/18 is projected at 16.4 billion bushels, compared with 16.9 billion in 2016/17.  Corn acreage is projected at 90.0 acres, down 4 million from last year.   Corn food, seed, and industrial (FSI) use in

Read Full Article