Moving Grain: Barge Traffic Resumes on Upper Mississippi Jun 27, 2019

🕔Jun 27, 2019Barge Traffic Resumes on Upper Mississippi and Illinois Rivers Barge traffic has resumed, as river conditions on the Upper Mississippi and Illinois Rivers are improving. As of June 27, the […]

2019 Crop and Livestock Price Prospects Dec 28, 2018

🕔Dec 28, 2018Crop prices continue adjusting to the current trade environment and large global inventories.  Global economic growth appears set to moderate after a prolonged recovery period following the recession.  Growth in […]

Ag Trade: European Drought Offers Potential Opportunities for U.S. Wheat Aug 24, 2018

🕔Aug 24, 2018Reuters writer Gus Trompiz reported on Wednesday that, “European farmers are counting the cost of a summer heatwave that has shrunk cereal harvests and shriveled pastures, leaving some farms struggling […]

U.S. Grain Exports Mixed – DTN Oct 3, 2017

🕔Oct 3, 2017Corn export inspections were neutral to bearish, soybean inspections were neutral to bullish and wheat inspection numbers were neutral, according to DTN Senior Analyst Darin Newsom.   Corn weekly export inspections […]

U.S. Farm Equipment Exports Continue Decline Sep 1, 2016

🕔Sep 1, 2016Exports of U.S.-made agricultural equipment at midyear 2016 dropped 12 percent overall compared to the first half of 2015, for a total $3.54 billion shipped to global markets. Europe and […]

Ag Groups Press West Coast Shippers to Negotiate Labor Contracts – DTN Aug 16, 2016

🕔Aug 16, 2016Agriculture product shipping groups are urging the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and Pacific Maritime Association to begin contract negotiations to avoid another labor dispute like the one in late […]

Moving Grains: Winter Storm Jonas Recovery Underway Jan 29, 2016

🕔Jan 29, 2016Winter Storm Jonas Recovery Underway; Expect Delays Following the at or near record snowfall in parts of the East, many, including the ports and railroads, are digging-out and working to […]

Grain Markets: Strong Dollar, Global Stockpiles Are Big Obstacles for ’16 – DTN Jan 22, 2016

🕔Jan 22, 2016Competitors’ currencies will continue to weigh on the grain markets in 2016, as will large global stockpiles that show no signs of shrinking. Throw in a wild card — Argentina […]

Good on Grain: How Long Will Low Corn Prices Last? Nov 30, 2015

🕔Nov 30, 2015Corn prices declined following the USDA’s Crop Production report released on November 10 and continue to trade just above marketing year lows. The rate of corn consumption has increased in […]

Farm Lobbies Reiterate Support for Pacific Trade Deal – DTN Nov 12, 2015

🕔Nov 12, 2015Agriculture seems to be the one industry where different sectors are coalescing around support for the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Even as other business lobbies are taking a more wait-and-see attitude, leaders […]

The Latest


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events