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Oil Crops Outlook: Competition Shifts Seasonal Pattern of U.S. Soybean Exports

Oil Crops Outlook: Competition Shifts Seasonal Pattern of U.S. Soybean Exports

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 17, 2018

USDA estimates the 2017/18 U.S. soybean crop at 4.392 billion bushels as the national average yield slipped 0.4 bushels to 49.1 bushels per acre. USDA forecasts the soybean crush 10 million bushels higher this month to 1.95 billion. Based on

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Grain Markets: USDA Reports Provided Some Surprises

Grain Markets: USDA Reports Provided Some Surprises

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois Ag Economist 🕔Jan 16, 2018

The USDA released a set of reports on January 12 containing information with implications for corn and soybean prices in 2018. The National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) released the final estimates of the 2017 U.S. corn and soybean crops and

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Illinois: One More Call for Soybean Production Information

Illinois: One More Call for Soybean Production Information

👤By Emerson Nafziger, University of Illinois Extension Specialist 🕔Jan 15, 2018

A number of times over the past 30 months I’ve asked Illinois soybean producers for help in gathering field-level information on soybean fields to feed into a study, led by the University of Nebraska and funded by the North Central Soybean

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WASDE Oilseeds: Smaller U.S. Soybean, Peanut, Cottonseed Production

WASDE Oilseeds: Smaller U.S. Soybean, Peanut, Cottonseed Production

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 12, 2018

U.S. oilseed production for 2017/18 is estimated at 131.3 million tons, down 0.9 million from last month. Smaller soybean, peanut, and cottonseed crops are partly offset by increases for canola and sunflowerseed. Soybean production is estimated at 4,392 million bushels,

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Louisiana: Tri-State Soybean Forum Highlights Producer Outlook

Louisiana: Tri-State Soybean Forum Highlights Producer Outlook

👤By Karol Osborne, LSU AgCenter 🕔Jan 11, 2018

Producers in Louisiana, Arkansas and Mississippi may see record soybean yields across the region in 2018, said LSU AgCenter associate vice president and plant science program leader Rogers Leonard at the 62nd annual Tri-State Soybean Forum. The region produces over seven

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Iowa Corn, Soybeans: High Yields Despite Drought Conditions

Iowa Corn, Soybeans: High Yields Despite Drought Conditions

👤By Sotirios Archontoulis, Mark Licht, and Mike Castellano, Iowa State University Extension Specialists 🕔Jan 5, 2018

Most of Iowa was wet and cool during planting time (end April to mid-May), warm and dry during vegetative growth (June to July), and cool and wet during reproductive development (August to September). In some locations, the June-July drought was

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Iowa Corn, Soybeans: Better Than Expected Yields

Iowa Corn, Soybeans: Better Than Expected Yields Updated

👤By Charles Hurburgh, Iowa State University Extension Specialist 🕔Dec 21, 2017

Corn and soybean yields in 2017 were better than expected, which will add to the largest grain surpluses in recent years. As of the November 9, 2017 USDA crop production estimates, national corn yield estimates exceeded 2016 production and were closer

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Kentucky: Soybean Growers Break Yield Records

Kentucky: Soybean Growers Break Yield Records

👤By Katie Pratt, University of Kentucky 🕔Dec 19, 2017

Kentucky soybean growers produced the highest ever documented yields in the state this year in the soybean yield contest hosted by the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment and the Kentucky Soybean Board. Meredith Farms, owned by

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Oil Crops Outlook: Disappointing U.S. Soybean Sales Lead To Lower Export Forecast

Oil Crops Outlook: Disappointing U.S. Soybean Sales Lead To Lower Export Forecast

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 15, 2017

USDA trimmed the 2017/18 soybean export forecast 25 million bushels this month to 2.225 billion as sales commitments and shipments have continued to lag. Coupled with an increase for seed use, a lowering of the export forecast is seen raising

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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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