Corn And Soybean Markets: What Accounts For Recent Price Disconnect? – DTN Sep 25, 2020

🕔Sep 25, 2020
It’s uncommon for soybean and corn prices not to move in the same direction at roughly the same pace at the same time. To be clear, that’s not what’s been […]

Corn Market: Price Floor? There Is No Price Floor. – Commentary Sep 1, 2020

🕔Sep 1, 2020
In last week’s column we examined the assertion that corn prices moved from the $1.00 per bushel price plateau in the 1947-1972 period to a $2.00 price plateau in the […]

Ag Economy: “Fragile” Conditions Persist, Ethanol Waiver Concerns Remain Aug 25, 2020

🕔Aug 25, 2020
Wall Street Journal writer Kirk Maltais reported on Saturday that, “Following a growing season last year filled with battering rainfall and bitter trade wars, U.S. farmers hoped 2020 would provide them an opportunity to […]

Seasonal Corn Prices That Start With “2” – The New Trend? – Commentary Aug 25, 2020

🕔Aug 25, 2020
The August “World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates” was released on August 12 and contained a grim forecast for corn farmers and thus most producers of storable agricultural commodities in […]

Hubbs on Grain: Looking at 2020-21 Corn Consumption Aug 25, 2020

🕔Aug 25, 2020
Crop tour estimates and derecho damage brought USDA corn production forecasts for the 2020 crop under question over the last week.  While a lower domestic supply of corn supports corn […]

Louisiana Corn: Harvest Moisture and Its Effect on Prices Aug 25, 2020

🕔Aug 25, 2020
Two factors that can influence the price that a corn grower receives are the moisture content of the crop at harvest and the associated drying costs to reach a desired […]

Feed Grain Outlook: Corn, Sorghum Exports Boosted by Higher Production Forecasts Aug 21, 2020

🕔Aug 21, 2020
U.S. corn production is raised to 15.3 billion bushels, based on a national average yield of 181.8 bushels per acre, according to the National Agricultural Statistic Service’s (NASS) August Crop […]

Hubbs on Grain: Is Corn Bottoming or Taking a Breather? Aug 10, 2020

🕔Aug 10, 2020
The December futures price of corn settled in a range of $3.20 – $3.25 over the last few trading sessions.  Questions regarding a price bottom for corn bubbled up in […]

Corn: Basis Levels Largely Ignore Illinois River Closure – DTN Jul 30, 2020

🕔Jul 30, 2020
All basis, like all politics, is local. A spring wheat farmer in Montana probably doesn’t care that corn basis at the Gulf of Mexico is 57 cents over the nearby […]

Corn Market: Will Prices Hit an Early Harvest Low? – DTN Jul 28, 2020

🕔Jul 28, 2020
I apologize to corn producers for rehashing painful topics in 2020, but it’s important to set the stage when talking about corn prices. USDA’s first estimate of U.S. ending corn […]

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