USA Rice Partners with Importers to Boost Sales, Foster Relationships

🕔Mar 21, 2018USA Rice conducts more than 2,700 promotional activities in almost 25 countries each year to support the sales of U.S. rice abroad.  Rice industry funds help augment the money received […]

DTN Cotton Open: Early Commercial Buying Provides Support

🕔Mar 21, 2018Most commodities, including cotton, were showing gains early Wednesday morning ahead of an expected interest rate increase by the FOMC later in the day. Both old-crop and new-crop cotton markets […]

Corn, Soybeans: Exceptional Yields in 2017

🕔Mar 21, 2018Listen to MP3 Podcast Both corn and soybean yields were exceptional in 2017, with the national corn yield being the highest ever and the national soybean yield being the second […]

Soybeans: Fixing the Need for Nitrogen

🕔Mar 21, 2018Soybean is rich in protein, which is great for the humans and animals eating it. But this high protein content comes at a cost. To make protein, soybean plants need […]

DTN Livestock Open: Mixed Market Basis

🕔Mar 21, 2018Look for the cattle complex to open on a mixed basis thanks to follow-through selling and midweek short-covering. Lean hog contracts should also open with uneven price action tied with […]

DTN Grain Open: Mixed Morning Ahead of Rate Rise

🕔Mar 21, 20186:00 a.m. CME Globex: May corn was fractionally lower, May soybeans were 5 cents higher, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was fractionally lower. CME Globex Recap: The grain and […]

DTN Livestock Close: Cattle Futures Tumble in Late-Day Weakness

🕔Mar 20, 2018Nearby cattle futures broke through current support levels Tuesday as traders continued to test long-term thresholds. The concern that fundamental weakness will add selling pressure may cause additional market losses. […]

Texas: Wildfire Preparation, Safety Publication Available

🕔Mar 20, 2018Preparing for wildfire response ahead of time is one of the most important steps a Texas landowner, whether they are major ranching operations or small property owners, can take. With […]

Texas Field Reports: Danger of Frost Has Passed for Most of State

🕔Mar 20, 2018Commercial and amateur vegetable growers are actively seeding and transplanting as much of the state appears to be clear of the threat of frost, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension […]

Oklahoma: Wildfire Risk Advisory Extended

🕔Mar 20, 2018Continued dangerous fire behavior conditions prompt interagency wildland personnel to extend the Fuels and Fire Behavior Advisory, issued on March 7, through April 4, 2018.  Sunday’s weather pattern provided only […]

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