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USDA Announces Enrollment Period for Safety Net Coverage in 2018

USDA Announces Enrollment Period for Safety Net Coverage in 2018

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Oct 31, 2017

USDA today announced that starting Nov. 1, 2017, farmers and ranchers with base acres in the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) or Price Loss Coverage (PLC) safety net program may enroll for the 2018 crop year. The enrollment period will end

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Midwest: Keeping Grain in Good Condition Through the Winter

Midwest: Keeping Grain in Good Condition Through the Winter

πŸ‘€By Klein Ileleji, Purdue University Extension Specialist 🕔Oct 13, 2017

Harvest is already in full swing, but has slowed down due to the constant rainfall in the last few days. It appears that the corn and soybean crop had a pretty good field dry-down on average, and USDA crop progress

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Oil Crops Outlook: Less Burdensome Soybean Stocks Support Prices

Oil Crops Outlook: Less Burdensome Soybean Stocks Support Prices

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Jul 14, 2017

U.S. soybean planted acreage in 2017/18 totaled an all-time high 89.5 million acres, virtually unchanged from farmers’ intended planting in March. With the soybean yield forecast unchanged, a higher estimate of harvested acreage edges up the 2017/18 soybean production forecast

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USDA Announces Loan Rates for Wheat, Feed Grains, Oilseeds, Rice, Pulse Crops

USDA Announces Loan Rates for Wheat, Feed Grains, Oilseeds, Rice, Pulse Crops

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Mar 29, 2017

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced the 2017 marketing assistance loan rates by county for wheat, corn, grain sorghum, barley, oats, soybeans and each “other oilseed” (canola, crambe, flaxseed, mustard seed, rapeseed, safflower, sesame seed and

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U.S. Oilseeds: Production and Policy Comparison

U.S. Oilseeds: Production and Policy Comparison

πŸ‘€By Carl Zulauf, Ohio State University; and Jonathan Coppess, Nick Paulson, and Gary Schnitkey, University of Illinois 🕔Feb 16, 2017

A variety of oilseeds are grown in the U.S. and some are included as program crops in the 2014 farm bill. The most prominent oilseed is, of course, soybeans but the bill also includes a group known as “other oilseed.”

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Cottonseed As “Other” Oilseed? Plenty Of Complications.

Cottonseed As “Other” Oilseed? Plenty Of Complications.

πŸ‘€By Gary Schnitkey, Jonathan Coppess, Nick Paulson, University of Illinois, and Carl Zulauf, Ohio State University 🕔Jan 28, 2016

This article describes and assesses the proposal to add cottonseed to the list of “other oilseeds.” The proposal is important due to its potential cost and because it raises other issues, including the generic base program and other oilseed program.

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Oil Crops Outlook: Record Soybean Crop, Slowing Use Keeps Stocks High

Oil Crops Outlook: Record Soybean Crop, Slowing Use Keeps Stocks High

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Jan 14, 2016

The 2015/16 U.S. soybean crop is estimated at a record 3.93 billion bushels. This is down 51 million bushels from the previous forecast due to reductions in harvested acreage and yields. Larger carryover stocks have expanded the 2015/16 total supply

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North Dakota: Wheat Planting Over Half Done, Durum Harvest Winds Down – USDA

North Dakota: Wheat Planting Over Half Done, Durum Harvest Winds Down – USDA

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Sep 21, 2015

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 20, 2015. For the week ending September 20, 2015, temperatures ranged from two to six degrees above normal across the State, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Up to

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North Dakota: Spring, Durum Wheat Harvests Well Ahead of Pace – USDA

North Dakota: Spring, Durum Wheat Harvests Well Ahead of Pace – USDA

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Sep 14, 2015

Crop Progress for the Week Ending September 13, 2015. For the week ending September 13, 2015, minimal precipitation was received across the State, while temperatures averaged two to four degrees below normal, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service.

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North Dakota: Above Normal Temps, Rain in the North – USDA

North Dakota: Above Normal Temps, Rain in the North – USDA

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Sep 8, 2015

For the week ending September 6, 2015, temperatures ranged from three to six degrees above normal in the west, and six to twelve degrees above normal in the east, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Up to two

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