South Dakota: Oglala Lakota County, Indian Reservation Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought

🕔Oct 31, 2017USDA has issued two primary natural disaster area notices for South Dakota. The first is: Oglala Lakota County in South Dakota has been designated a primary natural disaster area due […]

Iowa: 4 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought

🕔Oct 31, 2017USDA has designated Davis, Henry, Keokuk and Van Buren counties in Iowa as primary natural disaster areas due to a recent drought. Farmers and ranchers in the following counties in […]

Peanut Stocks: 1.8 Bln Pounds in Storage, Utilization Up 3%

🕔Oct 31, 2017Peanut stocks reported in commercial storage on September 30, 2017 totaled 1.81 billion pounds of equivalent farmer stock, compared with 1.51 billion pounds a year ago. This total includes 1.28 […]

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

🕔Oct 31, 2017The following prices are effective from 11/01/17 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until midnight Tuesday 11/07/17. The next announcement is scheduled for 11/07/17 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. * $424.32 […]

DTN Grain Close: Winter Wheat Falls to New Lows, Puts Scare Into Corn

🕔Oct 31, 2017December Chicago wheat and December K.C. wheat both fell to new contract lows Tuesday as premiums in the futures contracts continue to dissipate over time. December corn ended 3 cents […]

Farm Bill: “Technical Adjustments,” and “Tweaks”

🕔Oct 31, 2017Jacqui Fatka reported on Friday at Farm Futures Online that, “House Agriculture Committee Chairman Mike Conaway, R-Texas, said [on October 25th] that the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has sped up […]

DTN Livestock Midday: Cattle Futures Gain Support

🕔Oct 31, 2017Strong follow through buyer support has moved into nearby live cattle and feeder cattle trade. This upward support continues to drive end of the month trade activity into the complex. […]

DTN Grain Midday: Corn, Wheat Move Lower

🕔Oct 31, 2017Winter wheat scores new lows this morning, with row crops mixed. CORN Corn trade is 2 to 3 cents lower at midday with trade moving back to the lower end […]

Midwest Soybeans: Unlocking the Yield Potential, Lessons Learned – DTN

🕔Oct 31, 2017Travis Albin’s enthusiasm for pushing soybean yields seems to mirror the bounding golden retriever named Harley that seldom leaves his side. The Villa Grove, Illinois, young farmer spent a good […]

DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Down Inside Prior-Day Range

🕔Oct 31, 2017U.S. cotton harvesting advanced to 46% complete, boll opening expanded to 93% and crop conditions declined slightly. Cash online sales increased to 5,886 bales. Cotton futures ticked slightly lower in […]

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