Arkansas: Cotton Acreage at Record Low, Sorghum Acreage Triples

🕔Jun 30, 2015In the wake of several major weather events throughout the spring, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service announced Tuesday that it will resurvey four states, including Arkansas, […]

Grain TV: All Grains Up By Double-Digits

🕔Jun 30, 2015All grains were up by double digits by the end of the day. Quarterly grain socks and the acreage report were likely the drivers of the higher market prices.

Indiana, Nebraska: Lots of Rain, But It Could Be Worse – DTN

🕔Jun 30, 2015INDIANA – Maple Leaf Farms “More rain, rain, rain. But it could be a whole lot worse.” That’s the way DTN View From the Cab farmer Lane Robinson described last […]

Midwest Corn: Leaf Disease – To Spray or Not to Spray? – DTN

🕔Jun 30, 2015Illinois farmer Adam Watson is playing the waiting game when it comes to corn disease this year. Unrelenting rains across most of the Midwest have resulted in very early outbreaks […]

Corn, Soybean Stocks Near Pre-Report Estimates – DTN

🕔Jun 30, 2015Corn and soybean stocks as of June 1 came in near pre-report estimates, at 4.45 billion bushels and 625 million bushels, respectively. USDA also expects record soybean acreage at 85.14 […]

Indiana: Corn, Soybean Losses Potentially Up to $475M

🕔Jun 30, 2015Indiana’s corn and soybean crops in a month of rain have gone from among the best to among the worst, with Purdue Extension agricultural economist Chris Hurt now estimating that […]

Ohio Corn: Flooding Kills Off Crops, Ponding Could Hurt Performance

🕔Jun 30, 2015Excessive rain and extensive flooding and ponding have taken a toll on corn fields across Ohio, and could leave some growers facing sudden death of their plants now or diseased […]

Shurley on Cotton: Acreage Estimate Comes in Low – But Now There’s Even More to the Story

🕔Jun 30, 2015The long-awaited and much anticipated first estimates of actual crop acres planted for 2015 are out. Pre-report estimates by observers and analysts for cotton ranged mostly from 9.1 to 9.5 […]

Rice Stocks Markedly Higher Than Last Year

🕔Jun 30, 2015Rough rice stocks in all positions on June 1, 2015 totaled 71.3 million hundredweight (cwt), up 42 percent from the total on June 1, 2014. Stocks held on farms totaled […]

Grain Stocks Higher Than June 2014

🕔Jun 30, 2015Corn stocks in all positions on June 1, 2015 totaled 4.45 billion bushels, up 15 percent from June 1, 2014. Of the total stocks, 2.28 billion bushels are stored on […]

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