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Oil Crops Outlook: Big South American Crops Pressure U.S. Soy Meal

Oil Crops Outlook: Big South American Crops Pressure U.S. Soy Meal

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 13, 2017

USDA lowers its forecast of the 2016/17 soybean crush by 15 million bushels this month to 1.91 billion due to lackluster domestic demand for soybean meal. USDA lowered its 2016/17 forecast of domestic soybean meal demand to 33.15 million short

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Global Markets: Oilseeds – China 2017/18 Soybean Imports Soar

Global Markets: Oilseeds – China 2017/18 Soybean Imports Soar

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 13, 2017

Global soybean consumption is forecast to grow 4 percent in 2017/18, driven mainly by China’s strong protein feed demand. This demand is projected to lift soybean imports to a record 93 million tons. Despite recent variability in animal production, expanding

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Grain Markets: Slight Changes to USDA WASDE Report in June

Grain Markets: Slight Changes to USDA WASDE Report in June

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois 🕔Jun 12, 2017

The USDA’s June WASDE report of world supply and consumption projections contained a number of changes from the May report for corn and soybeans. The bulk of the changes related to world production estimates in the 2016-17 crop year. The

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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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Farm Policy: U.S. Ag Exports to China – Soybeans and Corn

Farm Policy: U.S. Ag Exports to China – Soybeans and Corn

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Jun 8, 2017

Background Mary A. Marchant indicated recently at Choices Online that, “International trade deficits have recently been reputed as ‘bad’ for the economy; however, agriculture has posted a trade surplus since 1959. “For U.S. agriculture, trade represents 20% of farmers’ income

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Soybean Market: Curious Signs of Bullish News to Keep Your Eyes On – DTN

Soybean Market: Curious Signs of Bullish News to Keep Your Eyes On – DTN

👤By Todd Hultman DTN Analyst 🕔Jun 7, 2017

It is no surprise by now that soybean prices are off to a bearish start in 2017, and the reasons are not difficult to understand. A record U.S. harvest last fall of 4.3 billion bushels was followed by a record

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Soybean Production: South America is on Top but Don’t Overlook Black Sea Countries

Soybean Production: South America is on Top but Don’t Overlook Black Sea Countries

👤By Carl Zulauf and Allan Lines, Ohio State University; and Natalia Pryshliak, Vinnytsia National Agrarian University, Ukraine 🕔Jun 5, 2017

South America dominates the U.S. view of agricultural production in the rest of the world, in part because it has supplanted the U.S. as the leading producer of soybeans. Such a view is myopic, thus missing important storylines. One of

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Oil Crops Outlook: Surplus of U.S. Soybean Stocks May Grow in 2017/18

Oil Crops Outlook: Surplus of U.S. Soybean Stocks May Grow in 2017/18

👤From USDA 🕔May 15, 2017

Despite higher acreage, U.S. production of soybeans in 2017/18 would slip to 4.255 billion bushels from 4.307 billion in 2016/17 based on a reduction in yields from last year’s record. The combination of this output with unusually large carryover stocks

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Grain Markets: 2017-18 Prospects for Corn and Soybeans

Grain Markets: 2017-18 Prospects for Corn and Soybeans

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois 🕔May 15, 2017

In the May 10 WASDE report, the USDA released the first projections for U.S. corn and soybean supply and demand in the 2017-18 marketing year. While the projections on crop production received quite a bit of the focus, the projections

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WASDE Oilseeds: Domestic Soybean Use, Exports to Increase

WASDE Oilseeds: Domestic Soybean Use, Exports to Increase

👤From USDA 🕔May 10, 2017

The 2017/18 outlook for U.S. soybeans is for higher supplies, crush, exports, and ending stocks. The soybean crop is projected at 4,255 million bushels, down 52 million from last year’s record crop with a forecast lower trend yield more than

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