Drought Monitor Weekly: Wet Across the North, Dry Elsewhere May 19, 2022

🕔May 19, 2022
Summary In the upper levels of the atmosphere, a strong ridge of high pressure dominated the contiguous U.S. (CONUS), from the southern Plains to Northeast, at the beginning of this […]

NOAA Seasonal Drought Outlook – June, July, August May 19, 2022

🕔May 19, 2022
The southwestern contiguous U.S. (CONUS) and the Southern High Plains experienced worsening drought conditions under predominantly warm and dry conditions since mid-April. Several locations across the Southern Plains experienced record […]

Moving Grain: USDA Projections Signal Lower Demand for Grain Transportation May 19, 2022

🕔May 19, 2022
Latest USDA Projections Signal Lower Demand for Grain Transportation in MY 2022/23 On May 12, USDA released its May World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report, which contains the agency’s […]

Elevated Fertilizer Prices Remain, UN in Talks to Restore Ukrainian Grain Exports May 19, 2022

🕔May 19, 2022
Bloomberg writer Elizabeth Elkin reported yesterday that, “In more bad news for farmers, a fertilizer that’s key for corn production will remain expensive for at least two years. “That’s according to CF Industries […]

Tracking Corn and Soybean Prevent Plant in 2022 May 19, 2022

🕔May 19, 2022
Crop insurance’s prevent plant provision has the potential to reduce planted acres if weather delays planting until prevent plant’s first decision date.  This potential is especially relevant in 2022 with […]

Ag Export Programs Offer Excellent Returns, Deserve Continued Funding May 19, 2022

🕔May 19, 2022
The Coalition to Promote U.S. Agricultural Exports welcomes the results of a recent econometric study indicating that public-private U.S. agricultural export market development programs remain highly effective and generate a substantial […]

Ag Trade: U.S. Wheat Price Projected at Record High, Major Exporters’ Ending Stocks Lowest in a Decade May 19, 2022

🕔May 19, 2022
In its monthly Wheat Outlook report on Monday, the USDA’s Economic Research Service (ERS) stated that, “The U.S. season-average farm price (SAFP) for 2022/23 is projected to reach a record $10.75 per bushel, supported by tight […]

Tobacco: A Good Start in the Field May 18, 2022

🕔May 18, 2022
The outlook for tobacco in Georgia and Florida is favorable, with much of the crop approaching layby.

Grain Markets: Early Export Sales Commitments and New-Crop Balance Sheets May 18, 2022

🕔May 18, 2022
On Thursday, May 12, the USDA released its first complete 2022/23 marketing year supply and demand estimates for corn, soybeans, and wheat in the May 2022 WASDE report. These estimates provide an […]

Rice Farmers Across U.S. Face Extreme Financial Losses in 2022 May 18, 2022

🕔May 18, 2022
This week, the Agricultural and Food Policy Center (AFPC) at Texas A&M University released a study on the impact of commodity price changes and higher input costs on its 64 […]

The Latest


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events