DTN’s Hypothetical Ethanol Plant Hit Lowest Profit Margin for 2018

🕔Oct 17, 2018Ethanol profit margins at DTN’s hypothetical 50-million-gallon plant in South Dakota hit their lowest levels of 2018 this week after corn prices dramatically increased in the past month.   Including debt […]

Organic Acres Increase; Non-GMO Acres Decline – DTN

🕔Oct 17, 2018Acreage planted to organic field crops is on the rise while land planted to non-GMO corn and soybeans declined, according to a new report from Mercaris, a market data and […]

Soybean Pod Shatter – Bad Enough to Scout Before Harvest? – DTN

🕔Oct 17, 2018Most people recall the heat of the 2012 drought. Jessie Alt remembers the sound.   “In 2012, when soybeans were shattering due to dry conditions, the pod can really burst open […]

AgFax Weekend 10-15 Top Buyer U.S. Soybeans? | Weather Problems Multiply

🕔Oct 12, 2018In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Top Buyer U.S. Soybeans? | Weather Problems Multiply | and more.

Ethanol: President Trump on the Political Trail with E15 Sales Rule Change – DTN

🕔Oct 11, 2018On the same day he directed the EPA to complete a rule to allow year-round E15 sales, President Donald Trump used the issue to stump for Republicans in Iowa and […]

Southeast Cotton – Up to 90% Open Bolls in Hurricane Michael’s Path – DTN

🕔Oct 11, 2018With Hurricane Michael bearing down on the Southeast U.S., much of Georgia’s 1.5-million-acre cotton crop will be exposed to torrential rains and high winds on Wednesday and Thursday.   “The Georgia […]

Soggy Harvest Delays – Some Farmers Seed Shopping for 2019 – DTN

🕔Oct 9, 2018Even as wet weather stalls the 2018 corn and soybean harvest in parts of the Midwest, many farmers have their eyes on 2019 seed selection.   “It does seem early to […]

Soybean Market: Iran was Top U.S. Soybean Buyer in August, What Gives? – DTN

🕔Oct 9, 2018One month ago in this column, I explained how one of the surprises of China’s tariff on U.S. soybeans was that U.S. soybean exports actually increased in the month of […]

Tariff Realities: Farmer’s View – Basis, Cash Flow, Storage – DTN

🕔Oct 9, 2018DTN Editor’s Note: In our “Tariff Realities” series, DTN is looking at challenges facing U.S. farmers and grain elevators this fall as they market, store and transport soybeans under conditions related […]

AgFax Weekend: Grain Storage Running Short

🕔Oct 5, 2018In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Grain Storage Running Short | and more.

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