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Grain Markets: Commercials Turn Net Long – DTN

Grain Markets: Commercials Turn Net Long – DTN

👤By Todd Neeley, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Sep 20, 2017

After USDA disappointed many again with a corn yield estimate of 169.9 bushels per acre, my first thought went directly to commercials, wondering if they would be buying corn as December prices dipped near their August lows. After all, securing

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Wheat Outlook: Brighter Yield Outlook for Black Sea Drives Global Production Up

Wheat Outlook: Brighter Yield Outlook for Black Sea Drives Global Production Up

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 15, 2017

World wheat production in 2017/18 is forecast higher, getting closer to last year’s record. Weather conditions have generally been beneficial for grain in the Black Sea countries, but Russia has enjoyed truly remarkable weather. Russia is expected to extend its

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WASDE Wheat: Global Supplies Lowered Despite Increased Production

WASDE Wheat: Global Supplies Lowered Despite Increased Production

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 12, 2017

The U.S. 2017/18 wheat supply and demand estimates are unchanged from last month. The season-average farm price is lowered $0.20 per bushel at the midpoint to a range of $4.30 to $4.90. The reduction is due to NASS prices to

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FAPRI Baseline Update: A More Nuanced Outlook for Ag Markets

FAPRI Baseline Update: A More Nuanced Outlook for Ag Markets

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Sep 11, 2017

Last month, the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) at the University of Missouri released its latest baseline update for U.S. agricultural markets. Recall that in its March baseline report, FAPRI indicated that, “The latest analysis of national and global agricultural trends from

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Wheat Market: Opportunities Abound for Customers to Lock-in Competitive Prices

Wheat Market: Opportunities Abound for Customers to Lock-in Competitive Prices

👤By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst 🕔Aug 24, 2017

Sharply lower U.S. wheat production pushed futures prices to 2-and 3-year highs earlier this summer. However, bearish factors have recently pushed prices down. And when wheat futures are under pressure, wheat importers have the opportunity to lock in competitive prices

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Wheat Outlook: U.S. Production Trimmed 20.5 Mln Bushels; Exports Unchanged

Wheat Outlook: U.S. Production Trimmed 20.5 Mln Bushels; Exports Unchanged

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 15, 2017

Despite a slight increase in projected hard red winter wheat production, U.S. all wheat production is lowered 20.5 million bushels this month to 1,739.2 million. Drought-affected durum and other spring wheat production forecasts are lowered again this month. Food use

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WASDE Wheat: U.S. Supplies, Production Lowered

WASDE Wheat: U.S. Supplies, Production Lowered

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 10, 2017

Projected 2017/18 U.S. wheat supplies are decreased this month on lower production, down 21 million bushels to 1,739 million. The August NASS production forecasts for durum and other spring wheat indicated a significant decline compared to last year, primarily due

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Grain Market: Minneapolis Wheat Prices Have Been on a Wild Ride – DTN

Grain Market: Minneapolis Wheat Prices Have Been on a Wild Ride – DTN

👤By Todd Hultman, DTN Analyst 🕔Aug 2, 2017

Heading into August, we have had plenty to talk about in grains this year. But the king of price moves so far has been Minneapolis wheat, where drought in the northwestern Plains wreaked havoc with this year’s spring wheat crops.

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Wheat Outlook: Northern Plains Dryness Drives U.S. Production Lower

Wheat Outlook: Northern Plains Dryness Drives U.S. Production Lower

👤From USDA 🕔Jul 14, 2017

Challenging growing conditions for Other Spring and Durum wheat in the Northern Plains are reflected in lower yield projections, cutting 2017/18 U.S. production by 64 million bushels this month, to 1,760 million. As a result, U.S. wheat exports are projected

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WASDE Wheat: Higher U.S. Beginning Stocks, Imports Offset by Lower Production

WASDE Wheat: Higher U.S. Beginning Stocks, Imports Offset by Lower Production

👤From USDA 🕔Jul 12, 2017

Projected 2017/18 U.S. wheat supplies are lowered this month on reduced U.S. wheat production more than offsetting higher beginning stocks and imports. Forecast 2017/18 U.S. wheat production is lowered 64 million bushels to 1,760 million. The NASS July Crop Production

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