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North Dakota: Soybean, Spring Wheat Projected Profits in 2018

North Dakota: Soybean, Spring Wheat Projected Profits in 2018

πŸ‘€By Kelli Anderson, North Dakota State University 🕔Jan 5, 2018

More acres have been planted to soybeans than any other crop in North Dakota the past two years, says Andy Swenson, North Dakota State University Extension Service farm management specialist. Soybean acreage should increase further in 2018 because it projects

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Wheat Outlook: Record High World Production Forecast,  U.S. Exports Down Slightly

Wheat Outlook: Record High World Production Forecast, U.S. Exports Down Slightly

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Dec 15, 2017

The forecast for larger Canadian and European Union wheat crops helps to lift 2017/18 global wheat production to a new record high this month. Projections for both global wheat output and trade now exceed last year’s records. A sharp increase

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Wheat Market: USDA Reports Smallest U.S. Harvested Area in 127 Years

Wheat Market: USDA Reports Smallest U.S. Harvested Area in 127 Years

πŸ‘€By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst 🕔Oct 5, 2017

USDA’s Sept. 30 Small Grains Summary reported that U.S. farmers harvested 37.6 million acres (15.2 million hectares) of wheat for the 2017/18 crop, a 14 percent reduction from 2016/17 and the smallest harvested area since 1890. USDA estimated U.S. 2017/18

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Minnesota: Spring Wheat – A Quick Guide to Profitable Sulfur Fertilization

Minnesota: Spring Wheat – A Quick Guide to Profitable Sulfur Fertilization

πŸ‘€By Daniel Kaiser, University of Minnesota Extension Soil Fertility Specialist 🕔Aug 17, 2017

The major cause of sulfur deficiencies in crops is a lack of mineralized S in the soil. Research and recommendations in Minnesota have shown well-documented yield increases for corn with the application of sulfur, but what about wheat? Recent research

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Corn Production Down, Soybeans Cotton Up from 2016 – USDA

Corn Production Down, Soybeans Cotton Up from 2016 – USDA

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Aug 10, 2017

Corn production is forecast at 14.2 billion bushels, down 7 percent from last year. Based on conditions as of August 1, yields are expected to average 169.5 bushels per acre, down 5.1 bushels from 2016. If realized, this will be

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Wheat Tour: No Rain, No Yield – DTN

Wheat Tour: No Rain, No Yield – DTN

πŸ‘€By Emily Unglesbee, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jul 26, 2017

When crop scouts hit the road next week for the Wheat Quality Council’s annual Hard Spring Wheat and Durum Tour, they’ll take plenty of water, said tour organizer and council president Dave Green. It’s a pity they can’t take enough

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Wheat Market: U.S. Production to Fall to Lowest Level Since 2002-03

Wheat Market: U.S. Production to Fall to Lowest Level Since 2002-03

πŸ‘€By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst 🕔Jul 13, 2017

USDA forecast U.S. 2017/18 wheat production at 47.9 million metric tons (MMT), down 24 percent year over year and 18 percent below the 5-year average. The reason: an anticipated 12 percent decline in average yield and the lowest planted acres

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USDA Crop Production: Winter Wheat Estimate Up from June; All Wheat Down from 2016

USDA Crop Production: Winter Wheat Estimate Up from June; All Wheat Down from 2016

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Jul 12, 2017

Winter wheat production is forecast at 1.28 billion bushels, up 2 percent from the June 1 forecast but down 23 percent from 2016. Based on July 1 conditions, the United States yield is forecast at 49.7 bushels per acre, up

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Grain Market: Drought-Fueled Prices Can Evaporate Fast  – DTN

Grain Market: Drought-Fueled Prices Can Evaporate Fast – DTN

πŸ‘€By Todd Hultman DTN Analyst 🕔Jul 6, 2017

It has been a while since we have seen a strong bull market in grains, but this summer’s climb in Minneapolis wheat has already been breathtaking and may not be over yet. Just since the end of May, September Minneapolis

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Wheat Market: June Frost + Drought + Less Acreage Point to Higher Prices – DTN

Wheat Market: June Frost + Drought + Less Acreage Point to Higher Prices – DTN

πŸ‘€By Mary Kennedy DTN Cash Grains Analyst 🕔Jul 6, 2017

That’s not a typo in the title of this week’s column. Over the last weekend of June, some of the already drought-stricken areas in north-central South Dakota saw a damaging frost on their corn. The frost didn’t hit the winter

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