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Wheat Outlook: Global Exports Raised on Expanded Russian, U.S. Sales

Wheat Outlook: Global Exports Raised on Expanded Russian, U.S. Sales

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 17, 2017

Global wheat exports are raised 250,000 metric tons this month to 182.2 million on strengthening Russian sales and improving U.S. prospects, more than offsetting cuts for Australia and Brazil. Russian exports are raised 500,000 tons to 33.0 million due to

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Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis: Impacts of Summer Drought in the Plains

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis: Impacts of Summer Drought in the Plains

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Nov 14, 2017

An update last week from the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (“The worst they’ve ever seen,” by Ashwini Sankar) explored some of the lingering impacts of this summer’s severe drought in Montana and the Dakotas. The article noted that, “Recent

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WASDE Wheat: U.S. Ending Stocks Lowered on Increased Exports

WASDE Wheat: U.S. Ending Stocks Lowered on Increased Exports

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 9, 2017

Projected U.S. 2017/18 ending stocks are lowered 25 million bushels due to increased exports. Recent sales to Iraq support a higher export projection with Hard Red Winter accounting for the entire increase. The latest NASS Flour Millings Products report, issued

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Wheat Outlook: U.S. Production Marginally Higher; Usage Lowered 30 Mln Bushels

Wheat Outlook: U.S. Production Marginally Higher; Usage Lowered 30 Mln Bushels

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 17, 2017

U.S. all-wheat production is raised 1.36 million bushels to 1,741 million this month, following updates reported in the USDA, NASS Small Grains Annual Summary on September 29. Production gains for other spring and durum more than offset a reduction in

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WASDE Wheat: Lower U.S. Beginning Stocks, Increased Production

WASDE Wheat: Lower U.S. Beginning Stocks, Increased Production

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 12, 2017

Projected 2017/18 U.S. wheat supplies are decreased modestly this month as reduced beginning stocks are partially offset by slightly higher wheat production. Beginning stocks were revised downward in the latest NASS Grain Stocks report while wheat production increased in the

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Farm Safety Net: Outlook for 2017 ARC-CO Payments

Farm Safety Net: Outlook for 2017 ARC-CO Payments

👤By Gary Schnitkey, Jonathan Coppess, and Nick Paulson, University of Illinois Ag Economists; and Carl Zulauf, Ohio State University Ag Economist 🕔Oct 11, 2017

For those counties in which payments will be received, farmers and land owners will soon receive Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) payments related to 2016 production. The level and size of the ARC-CO payments are described

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Wheat Prices: How Low Can They Go? – DTN

Wheat Prices: How Low Can They Go? – DTN

👤By Emily Unglesbee, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Oct 6, 2017

After several days of rainfall, Kansas wheat farmer Rick Horton was spending the morning in his truck, hunting for fields dry enough to drill wheat. The time was right, but the weather was not cooperating. A nagging question hangs over

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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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