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Listen to MP3 podcast Each spring the corn and soybean markets react to the pace of planting, reflecting expectations that an unusually fast or slow pace of planting may impact acreage decisions and/or yields. Recent and current large rainfall totals
In general, rice planting in the south is off to an early start. More times than not, rice planted early in the planting window performs well. With the challenges we have in the farm economy, producers need to capitalize on
As spring planting rolls along (88% of U.S. corn planted as of May 25 according to USDA; 59% of soybeans) BNSF (Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corp.) is declaring “Mission Accomplished” and then some on delivery of fertilizer. The BNSF Railway
Mostly negative day for grains in futures, while basis levels increased for corn and soybeans across the country, particularly in the northwest. Basis levels are expected to continue to rise in coming weeks.
Expectations for a big jump in planting progress weighed down on prices with soybeans leading the way lower. Actual planting numbers came in higher than expectations for both corn and soybeans which is expected to bring some more bearishness to
For the week ending April 24, total inspections of grain (corn, wheat, and soybeans) for export grain from all major export regions reached 2.0 million metric tons (mmt), down 11 percent from the past week, 47 percent above last year,