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Welch on Wheat: Strong Exports Continue, Gulf Shipments Resume

Welch on Wheat: Strong Exports Continue, Gulf Shipments Resume

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Sep 19, 2017

Market Situation Crop Progress. Winter wheat planted for the week of September 17th is 13 percent, reported in today’s Crop Progress from USDA. That is just behind the five-year average of 15%. In the September Australian Crop Report from the

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Welch on Wheat: World Carryout Lowered, Still at 20 Year High

Welch on Wheat: World Carryout Lowered, Still at 20 Year High

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension Ag Economist 🕔Sep 13, 2017

Market Situation WASDE. No changes were made to U.S. wheat supply or use numbers in this morning’s World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates. The season average farm price estimate for 2017/18 was reduced by 20 cents per bushel to $4.60.

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Welch on Wheat: Strong Exports Continue

Welch on Wheat: Strong Exports Continue

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension Ag Economist 🕔Sep 11, 2017

Market Situation Crop Progress. Spring wheat harvest has reached 89% according to this week’s Crop Progress from USDA. The five-year average for this week of the season is 78% harvested. USDA is currently surveying small grains producers and will provide

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Welch on Wheat: Export Pace Remains Strong

Welch on Wheat: Export Pace Remains Strong

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension Ag Economist 🕔Sep 1, 2017

Market Situation Crop Progress. With the spring wheat harvest reaching 76%, USDA has suspended the weekly crop condition report. Harvest progress for the week of August 27 is ahead of the five-year average by 10 percentage points. USDA is currently

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Welch on Wheat: Weak Week for Exports

Welch on Wheat: Weak Week for Exports

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension Ag Economist 🕔Aug 8, 2017

Market Situation Crop Progress. The U.S. spring wheat crop condition index went up this week for the first time all season, plus 3 points to 274. The fair and good categories were both reduced by 1 point and the excellent

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Welch on Wheat: New Market Year Export Pace Remains Strong

Welch on Wheat: New Market Year Export Pace Remains Strong

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension Ag Economist 🕔Aug 1, 2017

Market Situation Crop Progress. The U.S. spring wheat crop condition index this week is down another 6 points to 271. Very poor and poor combined were up 3 points this week with losses in fair and good of the same

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Welch on Wheat: Export Sales Continue at Strong Pace

Welch on Wheat: Export Sales Continue at Strong Pace

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension Ag Economist 🕔Jul 25, 2017

Market Situation Crop Progress. The U.S. spring wheat crop condition index this week is down only one point to 277 with 96% of the crop headed out. The poor category decreased 1 point, fair was up 2, and excellent down

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Texas: Wheatheart Wheat Conference, Perryton, Aug. 10

Texas: Wheatheart Wheat Conference, Perryton, Aug. 10

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Jul 21, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is hosting the 19th annual Wheatheart Wheat Conference Aug. 10 at the Ochiltree County Expo Center, 402 Expo Drive, Perryton. The event is jointly hosted by the AgriLife Extension offices in Hansford, Hemphill, Hutchinson,

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Nebraska Winter Wheat: 5 Strategies for Post-Harvest Marketing

Nebraska Winter Wheat: 5 Strategies for Post-Harvest Marketing

👤By Jessica Groskopf and Cory Walters, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Ag Economists 🕔Jul 19, 2017

When developing a post-harvest marketing plan, your objective should be to obtain a higher price than the cash price offered at harvest. This article will discuss five strategies to post-harvest market winter wheat. We are going to assume winter wheat

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Welch on Wheat: Export Target Lowered 1 Bln Bushels

Welch on Wheat: Export Target Lowered 1 Bln Bushels

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension Ag Economist 🕔Jul 17, 2017

Market Situation Crop Progress.  The U.S. spring wheat crop index this week is down another 5 points to 278.  The very poor category increased 2 points, fair was down 1, and good down 1.  South Dakota spring wheat rated very

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