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DTN Grain Midday: Markets Find Some Support

DTN Grain Midday: Markets Find Some Support

👤By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔Mar 28, 2017

Lightly higher futures trade is seen at midday in slow trade. CORN Corn trade is a penny higher at midday; the daily ranges have been less than 3 cents illustrating position squaring slow trade. Since we have sold off the

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Tennessee: Wheat Herbicide and Replant Decisions

Tennessee: Wheat Herbicide and Replant Decisions

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔Mar 28, 2017

Video message from Dr. Larry Steckel regarding considerations for wheat replant.

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DTN Grain Open: Commodities Continue to Follow Dollar

DTN Grain Open: Commodities Continue to Follow Dollar

👤By Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst 🕔Mar 28, 2017

6:00 a.m. CME Globex: May corn was 1 cent higher, May soybeans were 1 cent higher, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 1 cent lower. CME Globex Recap: Once again overnight trade saw the bulk of the commodity sector

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Grain TV: Big Rains In Next Two Weeks Topple Wheat

Grain TV: Big Rains In Next Two Weeks Topple Wheat

👤By Grain TV 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Grain markets start off the week in negative territory, with wheat leading the losses. Soybeans were also under heavy pressure due to drops in palm oil prices and Chinese soybean futures.

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Wheat: Unique Variety Could Revolutionize Production

Wheat: Unique Variety Could Revolutionize Production

👤From a Press Release 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Stronger legs in fast-growing broilers, reduced phosphorus emissions to the environment, improved health for undernourished populations in developing countries and better use of scarce resources – these are some of the perspectives of a unique type of wheat; a wheat

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Virginia Field Reports: Mostly Warm, Dry; Some Freeze Damage in Wheat

Virginia Field Reports: Mostly Warm, Dry; Some Freeze Damage in Wheat

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 26, 2017. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other knowledgeable individuals. NORTHERN ROCKINGHAM (Doug Horn) Continued dry conditions. Only

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North Carolina Field Reports: Widespread Freeze Damage in Wheat; Growers Gearing Up for Planting

North Carolina Field Reports: Widespread Freeze Damage in Wheat; Growers Gearing Up for Planting

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 26, 2017. Extension Comments Warmer than normal conditions followed by snow and cold temperatures have damaged some of the small grain crops. The county is still suffering from lack of rainfall

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Louisiana: Wheat, Oat Field Day, Winnsboro, April 19

Louisiana: Wheat, Oat Field Day, Winnsboro, April 19

👤By Craig Gautreaux, LSU AgCenter 🕔Mar 27, 2017

The LSU AgCenter will hold a wheat and oat field day on April 19 at the Macon Ridge Research Station located south of Winnsboro. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. The field day will include both indoor presentations and field

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Per Acre Payment Caps – Don’t Expect Them to Go Away

Per Acre Payment Caps – Don’t Expect Them to Go Away

👤By Nick Paulson, Gary Schnitkey, Jonathan Coppess, University of Illinois; and Carl Zulauf, Ohio State University 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Limits on payments by farm commodity programs have been a contentious issue in recent farm bills. Several types of limits now exist, including a 10% cap on the payment per base acre by ARC (Agriculture Risk Coverage). This 10% cap

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DTN Grain Close: Rain Sends K.C. Wheat to New 2017 Low

DTN Grain Close: Rain Sends K.C. Wheat to New 2017 Low

👤From DTN/Telvent 🕔Mar 27, 2017

May K.C. wheat fell 6 3/4 cents to its lowest close in 2017, pressured by rain in this week’s forecast across the Southern U.S. Plains. Corn prices were mixed and soybeans modestly lower while the U.S. dollar index slid to

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