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Global Markets: Grains – Rising Russian Supplies Drive Record Exports

Global Markets: Grains – Rising Russian Supplies Drive Record Exports

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 12, 2018

With bumper supplies, Russian grain exports overall are forecast to reach record levels in 2017/18. The expansion is primarily driven by record wheat exports, set to exceed both the United States and the European Union. Corn and barley exports are

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Grain Markets: Is Global Demand Waking Up? – DTN

Grain Markets: Is Global Demand Waking Up? – DTN

👤By Todd Hultman, DTN Analyst 🕔Nov 8, 2017

I realize corn’s bearish woes are well known by now, so pardon me for repeating the main points. USDA is estimating 2.43 billion bushels of U.S. ending corn stocks for 2017-18, with another increase in the crop estimate possibly coming

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Ag Trade: New Study Shows Grain Exports Offered $55.5 Bln In Economic Output

Ag Trade: New Study Shows Grain Exports Offered $55.5 Bln In Economic Output

👤From the U.S. Grains Council 🕔Nov 7, 2017

Exports of U.S. feed grains and related products provide critical support across the U.S. economy, offering billions in economic direct and indirect economic benefits to farmers, rural communities and the nation as a whole. New research commissioned by the U.S. Grains Council

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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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Ag Trade: USDA Releases Updated Data on U.S. Exports

Ag Trade: USDA Releases Updated Data on U.S. Exports

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Oct 10, 2017

Last week, the U.S. Department of Agriculture updated its monthly agricultural trade data. Today’s update includes an overview of some observations from the data with a focus on corn, soybeans, wheat and livestock. Background A report on Thursday by Gary Crawford of

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DDG Weekly Market Update – DTN

DDG Weekly Market Update – DTN

👤By Mary Kennedy, DTN Basis Analyst 🕔Oct 9, 2017

The DTN average dried distillers grains (DDG) spot price from the 39 locations DTN collects bids from was $111 for the week ended Oct. 5, 1 cent higher on average than one week ago. Merchandisers have noted that there are

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‘Drowning In Grain’- Reuters Special Report on Global Grains Glut

‘Drowning In Grain’- Reuters Special Report on Global Grains Glut

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Sep 28, 2017

Reuters writer Rod Nickel reported yesterday that, “On Canada’s fertile Prairies, dominated by the yellows and golds of canola and wheat, summers are too short to grow corn on a major scale. “But Monsanto Co is working to develop what

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Nebraska: Cargill Invests $18 Mln to Increase Storage, Unload Capability for Gibbon Growers

Nebraska: Cargill Invests $18 Mln to Increase Storage, Unload Capability for Gibbon Growers

👤From a Press Release 🕔Aug 22, 2017

A multi-million dollar project to upgrade the Cargill grain facility in Gibbon, Neb., is underway. Once complete, growers will have access to an additional 2 million bushels of upright grain storage space and an increased unload capacity of 65,000 bushels

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Moving Grain: Rail Deliveries to Port Outpace Last Year

Moving Grain: Rail Deliveries to Port Outpace Last Year

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 22, 2017

Rail Deliveries to Port Outpace Last Year Year-to-date rail deliveries of U.S. grain to port for export are up noticeably from the same time last year. Deliveries of grain are up mainly due to increasing demand from Asia and Latin

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Corn, Soy Export Inspections Bullish – DTN

Corn, Soy Export Inspections Bullish – DTN

👤By Todd Hultman, DTN Analyst 🕔May 16, 2017

Corn and soybean inspections were bullish again this week, while wheat inspections were neutral in this week’s export inspections report, according to DTN Analyst Todd Hultman. Corn weekly export inspections were 55.0 mb (1,395,853 mt) for the week ending Thursday,

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