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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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Global Markets: Wheat – Canadian, U.S. Exports Down on Tightening Supplies

Global Markets: Wheat – Canadian, U.S. Exports Down on Tightening Supplies

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 11, 2017

Year-over-year, combined Canadian and U.S. wheat exports are projected lower based on smaller crops in both countries. However, massive carryin stocks partially offset the lower production. Drought conditions have affected spring wheat production, leading to tight supplies of high-protein wheat.

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Global Markets: Grains – Mexico Grows as Grain Importer, Supplied Primarily by U.S.

Global Markets: Grains – Mexico Grows as Grain Importer, Supplied Primarily by U.S.

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 11, 2017

Over the past decade, Mexico has expanded its role as a top grain importer, nearly doubling its combined imports of corn, wheat, and rice over this period. Mexico’s imports are now forecast to slightly exceed those of Japan, which for

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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 Markets: World Wheat Consumption Increases, Spring Wheat in Short Supply

Grain Markets: World Wheat Consumption Increases, Spring Wheat in Short Supply

👤By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst 🕔Aug 10, 2017

USDA increased its estimates for world wheat production, consumption and trade in its August World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report released today. USDA forecast global wheat production at 743 million metric tons (MMT), 3 percent above the 5-year average

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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 Market: Diminishing Low Protein Premiums Add Value to Soft White Export Supplies

Wheat Market: Diminishing Low Protein Premiums Add Value to Soft White Export Supplies

👤By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst 🕔Jul 27, 2017

Four consecutive years of drought, which shrunk soft white (SW) production and increased average protein levels, had the market rationing demand through low protein premiums. Now, after two years of more normal weather patterns, low protein premiums are quickly disappearing

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Drought in High Plains – ‘Simple Survival’ a Goal for Some

Drought in High Plains – ‘Simple Survival’ a Goal for Some

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Jul 17, 2017

Associated Press writer Blake Nicholson reported on Saturday that, “Drought in North Dakota is laying waste to fields of normally bountiful food and hay crops and searing pastures that typically would be home to multitudes of grazing cattle. Some longtime farmers

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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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Global Markets: Wheat – Russia Forecast to Be World’s Leading Exporter for 1st Time

Global Markets: Wheat – Russia Forecast to Be World’s Leading Exporter for 1st Time

👤From USDA 🕔Jul 12, 2017

Russia is forecast to be the world’s leading exporter for 2017/18 for the first time, surpassing the EU and the United States. Russia’s total supplies are expected to be record-breaking based on near-record production as well as massive carry-in from

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