Illinois crop budgets for 2020 have been revised with lower corn and soybean prices: $3.30 for corn and $8.30 for soybeans. Given trend yields, these prices will result in negative […]
DTN Grain Open: Markets Rally Ahead of WASDE Apr 9, 2020
6:00 a.m. CME Globex: May corn is up 2 1/4 cents per bushel, May soybeans are up 3 3/4 cents, and May KC wheat is up 6 cents. CME Globex […]
Whether you are thinking about trying strip-till or already using strip-till in your farming operation, the question of timing comes up—fall or spring? There are many factors that go into this decision, […]
Weather has affected the transition from cool-season to warm-season forage growth, and producers should be doing what they can to help Bermuda grass emerge and maximize growth, said a Texas A&M […]
May corn ended down 1 1/2 cent Wednesday, not showing much response to the Department of Energy’s news that ethanol production fell to its lowest level on record last week. […]
DTN Grain Midday: Markets Trending Flat Apr 8, 2020
Corn is 2 to 3 cents lower, soybeans are flat to 1 cent lower, and wheat is flat to 6 cents higher. CORN Corn trade is 2 to 3 cents […]
March rainfall in Illinois ranged from normal to a couple of inches above normal, but the last week of March and first week of April have been relatively dry, and […]
DTN Grain Open: Wheat Leads Higher Apr 8, 2020
6:00 a.m. CME Globex: May corn is up 1 3/4 cents per bushel, May soybeans are up 4 3/4 cents, and May KC wheat is up 6 1/2 cents. CME […]
Many producers are having to replant corn due to poor stands. There are three main ways to remove a failed corn stand.
In the past two weeks, instances of true armyworms (TAW) in wheat, corn and pastures have increased across the state.