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Oil Crops Outlook: Soybean Supplies Curtailed by Lower Carryover Stocks

Oil Crops Outlook: Soybean Supplies Curtailed by Lower Carryover Stocks

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 17, 2017

Compared to the prior estimate, sown soybean acreage for 2017/18 is estimated up 694,000 acres to a record 90.2 million. Even with the higher acreage, USDA’s October Crop Production report shaved the U.S. soybean production forecast for 2017/18 by 422,000

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Oil Crops Outlook: Looming Soybean Supplies May Propel Export Surge

Oil Crops Outlook: Looming Soybean Supplies May Propel Export Surge

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 15, 2017

USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service published its first survey-based forecast of the 2017/18 U.S. soybean yield this month at 49.4 bushels per acre. USDA forecasts the 2017/18 harvest at 4.381 billion bushels, eclipsing last year’s all-time high of 4.307 billion.

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Nebraska: UNL Researchers Work to Get More Oil, Less Starch from the Crop

Nebraska: UNL Researchers Work to Get More Oil, Less Starch from the Crop

👤By Leslie Reed, University of Nebraska-Lincoln 🕔Jul 24, 2017

As members of a new federally funded bioenergy research center, two Nebraska plant scientists plan to spend the next five years working to expand the oil-producing capability of the sorghum plant. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is one of 15 institutions

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Oil Crops Outlook: Less Burdensome Soybean Stocks Support Prices

Oil Crops Outlook: Less Burdensome Soybean Stocks Support Prices

👤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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Oil Crops Outlook: Big South American Crops Pressure U.S. Soy Meal

Oil Crops Outlook: Big South American Crops Pressure U.S. Soy Meal

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 13, 2017

USDA lowers its forecast of the 2016/17 soybean crush by 15 million bushels this month to 1.91 billion due to lackluster domestic demand for soybean meal. USDA lowered its 2016/17 forecast of domestic soybean meal demand to 33.15 million short

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Oil Crops: Higher Foreign Supplies To Weigh on U.S. Export Demand

Oil Crops: Higher Foreign Supplies To Weigh on U.S. Export Demand

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 13, 2017

Based on accelerating foreign competition, USDA trimmed its 2016/17 forecast of U.S. soybean exports by 25 million bushels this month to 2.025 billion. In contrast, strong year-to-date use prompted an increase in the 2016/17 forecast of the domestic crush this

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Oil Crops Outlook: Soybean Price Level Sustained by Steady Demand

Oil Crops Outlook: Soybean Price Level Sustained by Steady Demand

👤From USDA 🕔Feb 14, 2017

USDA’s 2016/17 forecast of the domestic soybean crush is unchanged at 1.93 billion bushels. Forecasts of domestic and export demand for soybean meal and soybean oil are also unchanged. The forecast of 2016/17 soybean exports is unchanged at 2.05 billion

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Oil Crops Outlook: Upward Surge in Soybean Oil Prices Continues

Oil Crops Outlook: Upward Surge in Soybean Oil Prices Continues

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 13, 2016

The USDA forecast of 2016/17 season-ending soybean stocks remains at 480 million bushels due to unchanged forecasts of production, exports, and crush. The U.S. average soybean farm price for 2016/17 is forecast at $8.70-$10.20 per bushel, versus last month’s forecast

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Oil Crops Outlook: Modest Soy Meal Exports Temper Crushing Gains

Oil Crops Outlook: Modest Soy Meal Exports Temper Crushing Gains

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 14, 2016

USDA’s November Crop Production report indicated this year’s soybean yield at a record 52.5 bushels per acre, up from last month’s forecast at 51.4 bushels. As a consequence, 2016/17 soybean production was forecast 92 million bushels higher to 4.361 billion.

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Oil Crops Outlook: Record Acreage, Yields Swell U.S. Soybean Production

Oil Crops Outlook: Record Acreage, Yields Swell U.S. Soybean Production

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 19, 2016

In its August Crop Production report, USDA confirmed the favorable impact of summer weather on soybeans with a U.S. average yield forecast for 2016/17 at 48.9 bushels per acre. The estimate of U.S. harvested acreage is unchanged at 83 million

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