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USDA Reports Preview: Let the Guessing Game Begin – DTN

USDA Reports Preview: Let the Guessing Game Begin – DTN

👤By Darin Newsom, DTN Senior Analyst 🕔Sep 12, 2017

USDA’s September Crop Production and World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) reports usually don’t get much attention. Sure, media types flock to the lock-up like always and analysts drool at the prospect of having another set of estimates to

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Good on Grain: Major Focus on Corn, Soybean Yields, But Acreage Questions Surface

Good on Grain: Major Focus on Corn, Soybean Yields, But Acreage Questions Surface

👤By Darrel Good, University of Illinois 🕔Aug 15, 2016

The corn and soybean markets are obviously focused on the USDA’s August 12 Crop Production report that forecast record U.S. yields and record production for both crops this year. The U.S. average corn yield is forecast at 175.1 bushels per

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Arkansas: State Records for Rice Production, Corn Yield Predicted

Arkansas: State Records for Rice Production, Corn Yield Predicted

👤By Mary Hightower, University of Arkansas 🕔Aug 12, 2016

Arkansas could see new records in corn yield and rice production this year, according to the August monthly production report from the National Agricultural Statistics Service. However, “NASS will continue to refine its estimates of harvested acres, yield and production

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Crop Production Estimates for 2015

Crop Production Estimates for 2015

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 12, 2016

Corn for grain production is estimated at 13.6 billion bushels, down slightly from the November forecast and down 4 percent from the 2014 estimate. The average yield in the United States is estimated at 168.4 bushels per acre. This is

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Good on Grain: Prospects for Corn and Soybean Production Estimates

Good on Grain: Prospects for Corn and Soybean Production Estimates

👤By Darrel Good, University of Illinois Ag Economist, farmdocdaily 🕔Nov 16, 2015

Listen to MP3 Podcast Current corn and soybean prices reflect, in part, the large U.S. crops just harvested. The USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) will release the final estimates of the size of those crops in the second week

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Good on Grain: Is Corn Production Overestimated?

Good on Grain: Is Corn Production Overestimated?

👤Darrel Good, University of Illinois farmdoc daily (5):188 🕔Oct 12, 2015

Listen to MP3 Podcast The USDA’s October 9 Crop Production report forecast the 2015 U.S. corn crop at 13.555 billion bushels, 30 million bushels smaller than the September forecast and 660 million bushels smaller than the 2014 crop. The U.S.

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Mississippi: Crop Prices Ahead on Production Estimates

Mississippi: Crop Prices Ahead on Production Estimates

👤By Brian Williams, Mississippi State University 🕔Sep 16, 2015

Corn is higher this week following the release of the USDA’s newest production estimates on Friday morning. Greenville cash corn is currently trading $0.31 higher than a week ago at $3.83/bu on Friday. December futures contracts are also $0.27 higher

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Corn, Soybeans: Lower Production Estimates Expected Due to Flooding – DTN

Corn, Soybeans: Lower Production Estimates Expected Due to Flooding – DTN

👤By Katie Micik, DTN Markets Editor 🕔Jul 2, 2015

Private analytical firm Informa Economics lowered its production estimates for corn and soybeans in a report on Thursday. Farmers will grow 13.41 billion bushels of corn in 2015 with an average national yield of 165.4 bushels per acre. Production is

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