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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

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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

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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

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Grain Markets: 2017-18 Prospects for Corn and Soybeans

Grain Markets: 2017-18 Prospects for Corn and Soybeans

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois 🕔May 15, 2017

In the May 10 WASDE report, the USDA released the first projections for U.S. corn and soybean supply and demand in the 2017-18 marketing year. While the projections on crop production received quite a bit of the focus, the projections

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Global Markets: Coarse Grains – Abundant Supplies Support Demand

Global Markets: Coarse Grains – Abundant Supplies Support Demand

👤From USDA 🕔May 10, 2017

For 2017/18, global corn production is projected down from last year’s record due largely to smaller crops in the United States and China. Global consumption outpaces production as demand expands in light of tighter availabilities for other feed grains, mainly

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WASDE Coarse Grains: Domestic Corn Production Forecast Just Over 14B Bushels

WASDE Coarse Grains: Domestic Corn Production Forecast Just Over 14B Bushels

👤From USDA 🕔May 10, 2017

The U.S. feed-grain outlook for 2017/18 is for lower production, domestic use, exports and ending stocks. The corn crop is projected at 14.1 billion bushels, down from last year’s record high with a lower forecast area and yield. The yield

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Grain Markets: Updating Corn and Soybean Export Pace

Grain Markets: Updating Corn and Soybean Export Pace

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois 🕔May 8, 2017

As the focus of corn and soybean markets turns to 2017 prospects for production, the pace of old crop corn and soybean consumption carries implications for carryover stocks into the 2017-18 marketing year. The level of corn and soybean consumption

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Grain Trade: 2 Decades of Overestimating Future Corn Exports to China

Grain Trade: 2 Decades of Overestimating Future Corn Exports to China

👤By Harwood D. Schaffer and Daryll E. Ray, Agricultural Policy Analysis Center 🕔May 3, 2017

During the Great Leap Forward and the subsequent Cultural Revolution, Chinese agriculture was thrown into chaos as peasant farmers were moved into industrial production and intellectuals were shifted into agricultural production as a part of the re-education campaign. With the

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Feed Grain Outlook: U.S. Corn Food, Seed, and Industrial Use Raised on Improved Ethanol Prospects

Feed Grain Outlook: U.S. Corn Food, Seed, and Industrial Use Raised on Improved Ethanol Prospects

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 13, 2017

Projected U.S. 2016/17 corn food, seed, and industrial use (FSI) is raised 50 million bushels as this month’s corn for ethanol is projected 50 million bushels higher at 5,450 million. Total FSI use is projected at 6,895 million this month.

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Corn Market: Commercial Buyers Responding Favorably to Current Prices – DTN

Corn Market: Commercial Buyers Responding Favorably to Current Prices – DTN

👤By Todd Hultman, DTN Analyst 🕔Apr 12, 2017

So far in 2017, May corn has traded within a 33-cent range, between a high of $3.87 1/4 in mid-February and a low of $3.54 1/4 on March 27. Even though prices were down in March, the low is still

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