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Corn, Soybeans: Updated 2017-18 Supply, Demand, and Price Prospects – Video

Corn, Soybeans: Updated 2017-18 Supply, Demand, and Price Prospects – Video

👤By Todd Hubbs and Darrel Good, University of Illinois Ag Economists 🕔Aug 11, 2017

A webinar presented by University of Illinois Ag Economists Darrel Good and Todd Hubbs that reviews the USDA’s U.S. corn and soybean yield and production forecasts released on August 10. The production forecasts was combined with projections of marketing year

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Biofuels: Filling Gaps in the Renewable Fuels Standard with Biodiesel

Biofuels: Filling Gaps in the Renewable Fuels Standard with Biodiesel

👤by Scott Irwin and Darrel Good, University of Illinois Ag Economists 🕔Jul 20, 2017

In the farmdoc daily article of July 12, 2017, we calculated the likely size of the “gaps” in biofuels consumption created by the EPA implementation of the Renewable Fuels Standards (RFS) for the years 2014 through 2018. The conventional ethanol

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Biofuels: EPA’s Renewable Fuel Standard Rulemaking for 2018 — Still a Push

Biofuels: EPA’s Renewable Fuel Standard Rulemaking for 2018 — Still a Push

👤By Scott Irwin and Darrel Good, University of Illinois Ag Economists 🕔Jul 13, 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced the proposed rulemaking for the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) for 2018 and the biomass-based diesel volume requirement for 2019 on July 5th. In this article, we analyze the expected outcome of implementing the newly announced mandates.

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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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2017 Crop and Livestock Price Prospects

2017 Crop and Livestock Price Prospects

👤By Darrel Good, University of Illinois, farmdocDaily 🕔Jan 2, 2017

This is a presentation summary from the 2016 Illinois Farm Economics Summit (IFES) which occurred December 12-16, 2016. A complete collection of presentations including PowerPoint Slides (PPT) and printable summaries (PDF) are available here. CROPS Crop prices remain well below

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Soybean Market: Planting More in 2017? Consider Forward Pricing

Soybean Market: Planting More in 2017? Consider Forward Pricing

👤By Gary Schnitkey and Darrel Good, University of Illinois, farmdocDaily 🕔Dec 7, 2016

Current 2017 fall delivery bids for central Illinois are near $10 per bushel for soybeans while corn is near $3.60 per bushel. At those prices, soybeans are projected to be near $80 per acre more profitable than corn, sending a

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Renewable Fuel Standard 2017: EPA More Aggressive than Expected

Renewable Fuel Standard 2017: EPA More Aggressive than Expected

👤by Scott Irwin and Darrel Good, University of Illinois 🕔Dec 1, 2016

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the final rulemaking for the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) for 2017 and the biomass-based diesel volume requirement for 2018 on November 23. In this article, we analyze the expected outcome of implementing the

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Soy Oil Prices: Jan. 2017 Futures Up Due to Increased EPA Renewable Fuel Standards

Soy Oil Prices: Jan. 2017 Futures Up Due to Increased EPA Renewable Fuel Standards

👤By Darrel Good, University of Illinois, farmdocDaily 🕔Nov 28, 2016

From October 13 through November 25, the price of January 2017 soybean futures increased by 8.4 percent. The higher prices were led by soybean oil prices, with the January 2017 futures price up 9.4 percent during the same time period.

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Good on Grain: Will U.S. Corn and Soybean Surpluses Be Reduced Next Year?

Good on Grain: Will U.S. Corn and Soybean Surpluses Be Reduced Next Year?

👤By Darrel Good, University of Illinois, farmdocDaily 🕔Nov 21, 2016

Listen to MP3 podcast The USDA’s November WASDE report projected that U.S. stocks of corn will grow from 1.738 billion bushels at the beginning of the current marketing year to 2.403 billion bushels at the end of the marketing year.

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South American Corn Yield Risks: Estimating the Yield Trend

South American Corn Yield Risks: Estimating the Yield Trend

👤By Darrel Good, Todd Hubbs, and Scott Irwin, University of Illinois, farmdocDaily 🕔Nov 11, 2016

In the farmdoc daily article of November 2, 2016, we started a series of articles that evaluate the history of corn and soybean yields and deviations from trend yield in Brazil and Argentina. The objective of the yield analysis is

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