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South Carolina: How Has the Cold Affected Pee Dee Winter Crops?

South Carolina: How Has the Cold Affected Pee Dee Winter Crops?

👤By Justin Ballew, Clemson University Extension Agronomist 🕔Jan 10, 2018

With the sun out, snow gone, and the temperature warming up, it is finally looking and feeling like a normal South Carolina winter again. Friday morning (1/5), following the bomb cyclone, the temperature reached 10.2º F according to a weather

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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 Announces Enrollment Period for Safety Net Coverage in 2018

USDA Announces Enrollment Period for Safety Net Coverage in 2018

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 31, 2017

USDA today announced that starting Nov. 1, 2017, farmers and ranchers with base acres in the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) or Price Loss Coverage (PLC) safety net program may enroll for the 2018 crop year. The enrollment period will end

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Global Markets: Oilseeds – Recovering EU Rapeseed Production Offsetting Lower Imports

Global Markets: Oilseeds – Recovering EU Rapeseed Production Offsetting Lower Imports

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 11, 2017

In 2017/18, EU rapeseed production is forecast to recover to 22.0 million tons. This is expected to diminish the need for extensive imports in the coming year while allowing processors to maintain crush at high levels – similar to 2016/17.

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WASDE Oilseeds: Domestic Soybean Crush Lowered, Stocks Raised

WASDE Oilseeds: Domestic Soybean Crush Lowered, Stocks Raised

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 9, 2017

This month’s U.S. soybean supply and use projections for 2017/18 are little changed from last month. Higher beginning stocks reflect a lower crush projection for 2016/17. Soybean crush for 2016/17 is reduced 15 million bushels to 1,910 million mainly reflecting

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South Carolina: Pee Dee Winter Crops Ready to Harvest

South Carolina: Pee Dee Winter Crops Ready to Harvest

👤By Justin Ballew, Clemson University 🕔May 24, 2017

We’re in our third straight day of rainy weather now.  While its holding us up from getting in the fields, the forecast shows the weather drying up towards the end of the week.  As soon as the fields dry up

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Global Markets: Oilseeds – Demand Growth Forecast to Outpace Production

Global Markets: Oilseeds – Demand Growth Forecast to Outpace Production

👤From USDA 🕔May 10, 2017

Global oilseed production is forecast to grow slightly in 2017/18. Soybean production is projected to decline from the current year’s record level, with both Brazil and the United States forecast to see year-over-year declines in production, as yields fall to

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USDA Announces Loan Rates for Wheat, Feed Grains, Oilseeds, Rice, Pulse Crops

USDA Announces Loan Rates for Wheat, Feed Grains, Oilseeds, Rice, Pulse Crops

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 29, 2017

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced the 2017 marketing assistance loan rates by county for wheat, corn, grain sorghum, barley, oats, soybeans and each “other oilseed” (canola, crambe, flaxseed, mustard seed, rapeseed, safflower, sesame seed and

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U.S. Oilseeds: Production and Policy Comparison

U.S. Oilseeds: Production and Policy Comparison

👤By Carl Zulauf, Ohio State University; and Jonathan Coppess, Nick Paulson, and Gary Schnitkey, University of Illinois 🕔Feb 16, 2017

A variety of oilseeds are grown in the U.S. and some are included as program crops in the 2014 farm bill. The most prominent oilseed is, of course, soybeans but the bill also includes a group known as “other oilseed.”

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Global Markets: Oilseeds – China’s Rapeseed Meal Imports Rise as Seed Imports Decline

Global Markets: Oilseeds – China’s Rapeseed Meal Imports Rise as Seed Imports Decline

👤From USDA 🕔Feb 10, 2017

Changing dynamics in China’s rapeseed market have resulted in a slowing of rapeseed imports and a hastening of rapeseed meal purchases in CY2016. In the first quarter of MY2016/17 alone, China rapeseed meal imports have reached 150,000 tons, mostly from

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