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Global Markets: Peanut Butter – U.S. Facing Growing Competition

Global Markets: Peanut Butter – U.S. Facing Growing Competition

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 13, 2017

While the United States continues to be the world’s largest exporter of peanut butter, recent trade statistics show increasing competition from other exporters. For the year ending September 30, 2017, the United States. exported nearly 46,000 tons of peanut butter

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WASDE Oilseeds: U.S. Soybean Exports Lowered

WASDE Oilseeds: U.S. Soybean Exports Lowered

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 12, 2017

Total U.S. oilseed production for 2017/18 is projected at 132.2 million tons, up slightly due to a small increase in cottonseed. Soybean exports are reduced 25 million bushels to 2,225 million on stronger-than-expected competition from Argentina and Brazil during the

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USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 12, 2017

The following prices are effective from 12/13/17 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until midnight Tuesday 12/19/17. The next announcement is scheduled for 12/19/17 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. * $424.32 per ton for Runner peanuts * $413.60 per ton for

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USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 8, 2017

Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 22.8 cents per pound for the week ending December 2, up 1.2 cents from the previous week. Marketings of all farmer stock peanuts for the week ending December 2

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South Carolina Crops: Peanuts May Lose Ground in 2018

South Carolina Crops: Peanuts May Lose Ground in 2018

👤By Denise Attaway, Clemson University 🕔Dec 6, 2017

Big crops in 2017 means South Carolina producers will have to adjust their budgets in 2018 to account for lower prices. This was the message Clemson agricultural economists Nathan Smith and Scott Mickey gave during the recent 2018 Ag Outlook

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North Alabama: Peanut Production Meetings Set For December 18

North Alabama: Peanut Production Meetings Set For December 18

👤By Eddie McGriff, Alabama Extension Regional Agent 🕔Dec 5, 2017

North Alabama growers will be given a chance to learn more about peanut production in the region during 2 upcoming meetings. The schedule: Monday, December 18 at noon at the Sand Mountain Research and Extension Center, 13112 Alabama Highway 68,

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North Alabama: Peanuts Score Well In 2017, Expansion Likely Next Year

North Alabama: Peanuts Score Well In 2017, Expansion Likely Next Year

👤By Eddie McGriff, Alabama Extension Regional Agent 🕔Dec 5, 2017

North Alabama soils have been popular for growing two underground crops-Irish and sweet potatoes. Now, growers are giving a hard look at a third crop grown underground-peanuts. Blount County farmer Jimmy Miller, who farms near Snead with his nephew Lance,

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USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 5, 2017

The following prices are effective from 12/06/17 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until midnight Tuesday 12/12/17. The next announcement is scheduled for 12/12/17 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. * $424.32 per ton for Runner peanuts * $413.60 per ton for

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Updating ARC-CO and the Next Bill: Market and Policy Design Considerations

Updating ARC-CO and the Next Bill: Market and Policy Design Considerations

👤By Carl Zulauf, Nick Paulson, Jonathan Coppess, and Gary Schnitkey, FarmDocDaily 🕔Dec 4, 2017

U.S. farm safety net policy is evolutionary (Zulauf and Orden). One evolutionary trait is updating reauthorized programs to reflect not only performance issues but also changes in markets, budget constraints, the political process, and policy objectives since the last farm

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USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 1, 2017

Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 21.6 cents per pound for the week ending November 25, up 1.1 cents from the previous week. Marketings of all farmer stock peanuts for the week ending November 25

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