Mississippi Corn: Irrigation Scheduling as Moisture Needs Increase – Podcast

🕔Jun 22, 2018Dr. Erick Larson, Extension grain crop specialist, discusses corn moisture needs, irrigation scheduling and field scouting during the critical early reproductive stages. Recorded June 21.

Minnesota Corn, Soybeans: Excessively Wet Field Conditions – What Can You Do?

🕔Jun 22, 2018It has been wet, for much of Southern Minnesota this has been one of the wettest growing seasons on record. Precipitation maps from June 12th show just how wet it […]

Mississippi: Rains Have Challenged Row Crop Weed Control

🕔Jun 22, 2018There’s always something for farmers to monitor or manage, and in many row-crop fields across the state, weed control is the big concern of the moment. Jason Bond, weed scientist […]

DTN Grain Close: Soybeans, Meal Get a Bounce After Bearish Week

🕔Jun 22, 2018After a week that saw trade concerns increase and too much rain in some areas, July soybeans jumped up 14 cents Friday, trimming back their losses for the week while […]

Indiana Corn: Western Bean Cutworm Moth Season Begins

🕔Jun 22, 2018Pheromone trapping began for western bean cutworm moths this week. Within just one day several cooperators were reporting catches This is just the beginning of an extended moth emergence and […]

Illinois Corn: Has the Era of Decreasing Per Acre Corn Costs Ended?

🕔Jun 22, 2018Since 2014, non-land costs of producing corn on high-productivity farmland in central Illinois declined from $617 per acre in 2014 to $569 per acre in 2017, a decrease of $48 […]

DTN Grain Midday: Soybeans Take the Lead

🕔Jun 22, 2018Soybeans are the midday leader with wheat lagging. CORN Corn trade is flat to 2 cents higher at midday with light two sided trade so far as the market looks […]

Corn State Leaders Attend “Trade School”

🕔Jun 22, 2018Nearly 50 corn state leaders convened in St. Louis, Missouri, last week to arm themselves with the knowledge and skills needed to advocate for trade. A mixture of tenured trade […]

DTN Grain Open: Quiet Overnight Trade

🕔Jun 22, 20186:00 a.m. CME Globex: July corn was up 1/4 cent, July soybeans were up 4 3/4 cents, and September Kansas City (HRW) wheat was down 1 3/4 cents. CME Globex […]

Moving Grain: Corn Barge Movements Near 9-Year High

🕔Jun 21, 2018Weekly Upper Mississippi River Corn Barge Movements Near 9-year High For the week ending June 16, downbound corn barge shipments through Mississippi River Locks 27 (located near St. Louis, MO) […]

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