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Grain Markets: Stocks and Acreage Report Implications for Corn, Soybeans

Grain Markets: Stocks and Acreage Report Implications for Corn, Soybeans

πŸ‘€By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois 🕔Jul 3, 2017

On June 30, the USDA released the Acreage and Grain Stocks reports. The Acreage report surprised many observers and generated strong positive movements in corn and soybean prices. The following discussion recaps the information contained in the reports and the

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Soybeans: Will Shift in Acreage Impact National Yield in 2017?

Soybeans: Will Shift in Acreage Impact National Yield in 2017?

πŸ‘€By Todd Hubbs, Scott Irwin, and Darrel Good, University of Illinois 🕔Apr 20, 2017

USDA’s release of the March Prospective Planting report indicated an increase in planted acreage for soybeans in 2017. At a record high of 89.5 million acres, the report shows approximately 6 million additional acres of soybeans planted above last year

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USDA Prospective Plantings 2017: Corn, Wheat Acres Down – Cotton, Soybean Climb

USDA Prospective Plantings 2017: Corn, Wheat Acres Down – Cotton, Soybean Climb

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Mar 31, 2017

Corn planted area for all purposes in 2017 is estimated at 90.0 million acres, down 4 percent or 4.0 million acres from last year. Compared with last year, planted acreage is expected to be down or unchanged in 38 of

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Crop Acreage: Less Wheat, Increases for Row Crops

Crop Acreage: Less Wheat, Increases for Row Crops

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Jun 30, 2016

Corn planted area for all purposes in 2016 is estimated at 94.1 million acres, up 7 percent from last year. This represents the third highest planted acreage in the United States since 1944. Area harvested for grain, at 86.6 million

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Good on Grain: Soybean Stocks, Acreage, and Weather

Good on Grain: Soybean Stocks, Acreage, and Weather

πŸ‘€By Darrel Good, University of Illinois, farmdocDaily 🕔Jun 20, 2016

Listen to MP3 podcast July 2016 soybean futures have increased by 25 percent since April 1, led by the nearly 50 percent increase in soybean meal prices. Soybean oil prices declined by nearly 10 percent. The higher soybean prices generally

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Illinois Soybeans: Will They Be More Profitable Than Corn in 2016?

Illinois Soybeans: Will They Be More Profitable Than Corn in 2016?

πŸ‘€By Gary Schnitkey, University of Illinois 🕔Apr 20, 2016

USDA’s Prospective Planting report released on March 31st indicated that U.S. plantings of corn in 2016 will be 6% higher than in 2015 and soybean acres will be 1% less. Since the release of this report, corn prices remained about

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Moving Grain: Panama Canal Announces 2nd Set of Draft Restrictions

Moving Grain: Panama Canal Announces 2nd Set of Draft Restrictions

πŸ‘€From USDA Grain Transportation Report 🕔Apr 8, 2016

Panama Canal Announces Second Draft Restrictions Subsequent to the restrictions announced on March 1 (see 03/24/16 Grain Transportaion Report), the Panama Canal Authority announced a second round of draft restrictions on April 1 that will be imposed on vessels transiting

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2016 Corn Planted Acres Up – Prices Could Fall to $3 or Less

πŸ‘€By Keith Robinson, Purdue University 🕔Apr 4, 2016

U.S. farmers reacted to global markets in making a major shift by intending to plant more acres in corn this year than last, a situation that could add to abundant supplies and result in lower prices for producers, Purdue University

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Illinois: Planting Soybeans After Soybeans? Is it Profitable?

Illinois: Planting Soybeans After Soybeans? Is it Profitable?

πŸ‘€By Gary Schnitkey, University of Illinois 🕔Mar 16, 2016

Recent analysis suggests that soybeans have been more profitable than corn in Illinois from 2013 to 2015, and there is a reasonable chance that soybeans will be more profitable than corn in 2016. Soybeans being more profitable than corn leads

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Planting Projections: USDA Sees More Corn Acres, Less Soybeans – DTN

Planting Projections: USDA Sees More Corn Acres, Less Soybeans – DTN

πŸ‘€By Katie Micik, DTN Markets Editor 🕔Feb 25, 2016

USDA Chief Economist Robert Johansson’s early acreage estimates released at USDA’s Agricultural Outlook Forum for 2016 reinforce early bearish fundamental outlooks for major row crops. “Johansson estimated 90 million acres of corn will be planted in 2016, up 2% from

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