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Wheat Market: Premiums for Protein on the Rise

Wheat Market: Premiums for Protein on the Rise

👤By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst 🕔Jun 15, 2017

Much needed rain across the U.S. Northern Plains this week gave emerging hard red spring (HRS) and durum crops a drink, but the rain was bookended by hot, windy conditions and likely did little to alleviate drought conditions. Total rainfall

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Wheat Outlook: Domestic, Global Production, Stocks Projections Both Raised

Wheat Outlook: Domestic, Global Production, Stocks Projections Both Raised

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 13, 2017

Winter wheat yield projections are up slightly, month-to-month, giving 2017/18 production a modest boost. Domestic use projections, including exports, are unchanged. With increased carry in from 2016/17 and expanded projected imports in both marketing years, forecast carry out for 2017/18

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Arkansas: Wheat Forecast Falls 8% from May

Arkansas: Wheat Forecast Falls 8% from May

👤By Ryan McGeeney, University of Arkansas 🕔Jun 12, 2017

The U.S. Department of Agriculture adjusted its forecast for the 2017 Arkansas wheat production, dropping by 8 percent between May 1 and June 1 to about 6.05 million bushels. The yield forecast dropped from 60 bushels per acre in May

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Kansas Wheat: White Heads – What’s the Cause?

Kansas Wheat: White Heads – What’s the Cause?

👤By Sandra Wick, Kansas State University 🕔Jun 9, 2017

Well, they say wheat has “nine lives”, it seems like it has used up all of them, but it still seems to be hanging on! I have looked at several fields in north central Kansas and the Post Rock Extension

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

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

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 9, 2017

Projected U.S. wheat supplies for 2017/18 are higher this month on increased beginning stocks, production, and imports. Projected 2017/18 U.S. wheat production is slightly increased by 3.8 million bushels to 1,824 million. The NASS June Crop Production report indicates higher

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Wheat Market: Digging Deeper – How Global Supplies Will Tighten in 2017/18

Wheat Market: Digging Deeper – How Global Supplies Will Tighten in 2017/18

👤By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst 🕔May 18, 2017

While markets focused on USDA’s latest global supply and demand values, a deeper look provides perspective for wheat buyers. Breaking the supply values down into three categories — importer, exporter and China — shows some interesting trends. USDA expects world

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Wheat Outlook: U.S. Winter Wheat Production Down 25% from 2016

Wheat Outlook: U.S. Winter Wheat Production Down 25% from 2016

👤From USDA 🕔May 15, 2017

USDA World Agricultural Outlook Board published the first 2017/18 wheat balance sheet in this month’s World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates.  Record-low winter wheat plantings combine with newly-reported harvested area and yield forecasts to indicate a sharp decline in winter

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Global Markets: Wheat – Increased Trade Despite Reduced Production, Consumption

Global Markets: Wheat – Increased Trade Despite Reduced Production, Consumption

👤From USDA 🕔May 10, 2017

Global wheat production is forecast lower than last year’s record. The United States, Australia, Russia, and Canada have sizeable production cuts, which are only partially offset by larger expected crops in India, EU, Morocco, and China. Global consumption is projected

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Wheat: Late Season Freeze May Cause Traders to Re-Evaluate Short Positions

Wheat: Late Season Freeze May Cause Traders to Re-Evaluate Short Positions

👤By Todd Hultman, DTN Analyst 🕔May 10, 2017

Last week’s hard red winter wheat tour, sponsored by the U.S. Wheat Quality Council, came on the heels of a heavy snow in western Kansas, highlighting what could be the first significant production threat for wheat this year. The tour

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WASDE Wheat: U.S. Stocks Projected Down 9% from 2016

WASDE Wheat: U.S. Stocks Projected Down 9% from 2016

👤From USDA 🕔May 10, 2017

U.S. wheat supplies for 2017/18 are projected down 9 percent from 2016/17 on lower production, which is partially offset by higher beginning stocks. All wheat production for 2017/18 is projected at 1,820 million bushels, down nearly 500 million bushels from

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