Grain TV: Corn Hit by Double-Whammy

🕔Mar 31, 2015USDA increased estimated corn stocks while prospective plantings showed corn acreage above trade expectations, hitting the market with a double whammy and sending prices lower. Soybean stocks and acreage were […]

Arkansas: Growers Double Down on Grain Sorghum, Pull Back from Wheat, Cotton

🕔Mar 31, 2015Fast Facts: Arkansas growers are projected to plant 250,000 acres of grain sorghum in 2015 Cotton planting projections fall by 31 percent, wheat projections by 16 percent Rice remains steady, […]

Planting Intentions Not a Surprise, Grain Stocks Another Matter – DTN

🕔Mar 31, 2015Farmers are projected to plant record acreage for soybeans this year, but USDA’s Prospective Plantings report estimates planted soybean acres will come in at 84.64 million acres, slightly below pre-report […]

Wheat: Know When to Apply Right Herbicide at the Right Time

🕔Mar 31, 2015Populations of winter annual weeds will become more prevalent in early April and can compete with wheat and barley and slow the rate of crop development potentially reducing yield. If […]

Texas Crop Weather: Peach Crop Could Be Best in Years

🕔Mar 31, 2015Conditions are so favorable for an outstanding Texas peach crop this year that he almost hates to talk about them lest he jinxes the crop, joked Dr. Larry Stein, Texas […]

Louisiana Corn Farmers Hurry to Plant Before Hot Weather

🕔Mar 31, 2015Dry weather opened the window for corn planting in Louisiana as farmers were getting anxious to start their growing season. Farmer Charles Canatella of Melville said on March 30 that […]

Welch on Wheat: Reports Mostly in Line with Expectations

🕔Mar 31, 2015Market Situation Prospective Plantings and Grain Stocks. The planting intentions report for wheat shows 55.4 million acres of all classes, down 1.3 million acres from last year and just below […]

Welch on Grain: Bearish Reports for Corn

🕔Mar 31, 2015Market Situation Prospective Plantings and Grain Stocks. USDA’s Prospective Plantings and Grain Stocks reports were bearish for corn and bullish for beans. Corn planting intentions were 89.2 million acres, down […]

Louisiana: Provisia Rice Production Breeding Program on Fast Track

🕔Mar 31, 2015Work to develop the Provisia Rice Production System has been accelerated, and breeding lines are being grown this winter in South America for a yield test. “We’re on a fast […]

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

🕔Mar 31, 2015The following prices are effective from 04/01/15 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until the next announcement occurs. The next announcement is scheduled for 04/07/15 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. * […]

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