Kansas City Fed: Stable Land Values Offsetting Low Commodity Values

🕔Feb 15, 2018Farm real estate markets in the Tenth District remained relatively stable in the fourth quarter of 2017. The district covers Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Wyoming, and portions of western Missouri and […]

The Market, 2017: Winners and Losers – DTN

🕔Dec 13, 2017Ready or not, 2017 is just a few weeks away from flipping the calendar. I always find it interesting to step back and take a look at the winners and […]

Farming Advice from the ‘Been There, Done That’ Crowd – 4 Pointers – DTN

🕔Sep 1, 2016Weathering the turbulence in commodity markets is a real threat to the nation’s start-up farms. Often they possess the lowest equity and are still building credit histories. That means 3 years […]

Peanuts: A Thin Market With a Government-Set Price Floor

🕔Mar 21, 2016Peanuts have never had an active cash or derivative market. Farm bill changes in the early 2000s eliminated traditional price supports and altered the way growers are paid; farmers now […]

Outlook for U.S. Sorghum Market, World Coarse Grain Market

🕔Dec 7, 2015When the USDA released its November 10th Crop Production and World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) reports, grain sorghum cash bids at first moved sharply lower, but have since […]

Talking Crops Podcast: Boom-Bust Cycles, Learning from Past Ag Markets – AgFax

🕔Nov 18, 2015Boom bust cycles had an impact on agriculture markets in both the 1980s and 70s. Current economic indications may point to another bust ahead. In this podcast University of Nebraska’s […]

Crop Progress: Corn, Wheat Slightly Bearish, Soybeans Neutral – DTN

🕔Nov 9, 2015Ninety-three percent of the nation’s corn and 95% of the soybeans were harvested as of Nov. 8, according to USDA’s latest weekly Crop Progress report. Corn is 93% harvested, compared […]

Trade: How Technology Changed Future Markets

🕔Nov 2, 2015During this month of October, we have read in the news several articles about trading in futures markets related to recent practices that are becoming increasingly prevalent. A US presidential […]

How Cheap Energy May Be Helping Grain Basis Bids – DTN

🕔Oct 15, 2015“Learn how to see. Realize that everything connects to everything else.” I suspect that when Leonardo da Vinci wrote those words in the 15th century he was referring to the […]

Florida: Annual Pecan Field Day 2015, Monticello, Oct. 1

🕔Sep 10, 2015The annual Florida Pecan Field Day 2015 will be held on Thursday, October 1 at the Jefferson County Extension Office in Monticello. All pecan growers are invited to attend. Commercial […]

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