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Grain Markets: Corn and Soybean Yield Forecasts Larger Than Expected

Grain Markets: Corn and Soybean Yield Forecasts Larger Than Expected

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois Ag Economist 🕔Aug 14, 2017

The USDA’s August Crop Production report contained larger than expected forecasts for the 2017 U.S. corn and soybean crops. At 169.5 bushels per acre and 49.4 bushels per acre respectively, the corn and soybean yields came in above trade expectations.

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Corn, Soybeans: Updated 2017-18 Supply, Demand, and Price Prospects – Video

Corn, Soybeans: Updated 2017-18 Supply, Demand, and Price Prospects – Video

👤By Todd Hubbs and Darrel Good, University of Illinois Ag Economists 🕔Aug 11, 2017

A webinar presented by University of Illinois Ag Economists Darrel Good and Todd Hubbs that reviews the USDA’s U.S. corn and soybean yield and production forecasts released on August 10. The production forecasts was combined with projections of marketing year

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Grain Markets: Strong Export Demand in 2016-17; Will It Last?

Grain Markets: Strong Export Demand in 2016-17; Will It Last?

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois Ag Economist 🕔Aug 7, 2017

While market observers focus on the changing outlook for corn and soybean yields brought on by the shift in weather patterns over the last few weeks, export markets continue to reveal consumption information relevant to price formation during the current

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Soybean Market: Weather and Crop Condition – 14% of U.S. Soy Acres in Drought

Soybean Market: Weather and Crop Condition – 14% of U.S. Soy Acres in Drought

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois Ag Economist 🕔Aug 1, 2017

Soybean prices continue to reflect weather and crop conditions. The volatility in price movements associated with weather will continue for the next six to eight weeks. An initial indicator of price direction will be provided by the USDA reports to

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Corn and Soybeans: Prospects for Crop Size Based on USDA Reports – Video

Corn and Soybeans: Prospects for Crop Size Based on USDA Reports – Video

👤By Todd Hubbs and Darrel Good, Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Illinois 🕔Jul 3, 2017

This webinar reviews the USDA stocks and acreage reports released last week and discusses the implications for both old crop and new crop balance sheets for corn and soybeans. The USDA’s estimate of June 1 stocks of corn and soybeans provides

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