Weather

    Producer Sentiment Improves With Commodity Prices; High Cost Inflation a Worry – Ag Barometer May 4, 2022

    🕔May 4, 2022
    The Purdue University-CME Group Ag Economy Barometer improved in April to a reading of 121, which was 8 points higher than a month earlier. Despite this month’s increase, the ag sentiment index […]

    How Has General Inflation Impacted Input Prices? Apr 26, 2022

    🕔Apr 26, 2022
    Most of the recent discussion involving input price changes in U.S. production agriculture has focused on fertilizer prices.  For example, a recent farmdoc daily article discussed high fertilizer prices in the […]

    Soybeans: How Competitive Is the U.S. in Global Production? Apr 7, 2022

    🕔Apr 7, 2022
    Examining the competitiveness of soybean production in different regions of the world is often difficult due to lack of comparable data and agreement regarding what needs to be measured.  To […]

    Webinar: Monthly Corn, Soybean Outlook Update – April 12 Apr 6, 2022

    🕔Apr 6, 2022
    Purdue ag economists Michael Langemeier, Nathanael Thompson, and James Mintert will broadcast the April outlook monthly webinar at 1:00 p.m. EDT, April 12, 2022. The webinar will take place following […]

    Ag Economy Barometer Slides Lower, Concerns About War’s Impact on Input Prices Apr 5, 2022

    🕔Apr 5, 2022
    The Purdue University-CME Group Ag Economy Barometer dipped to a reading of 113 in March, the weakest farmer sentiment reading since May 2020 which was in the early days of the […]

    Corn: How Competitive Is the U.S. in International Production? Mar 7, 2022

    🕔Mar 7, 2022
    Examining the competitiveness of corn production in different regions of the world is often difficult due to lack of comparable data and agreement regarding what needs to be measured. To […]

    Farmer Sentiment Rises During Commodity Price Rally; Production Cost Concerns – Ag Barometer Mar 1, 2022

    🕔Mar 1, 2022
    The Purdue University-CME Group Ag Economy Barometer rose 6 points in February to 125, matching the sentiment index’s reading from December. A more optimistic view of future conditions pushed the sentiment measure […]

    Farm Labor: Benchmarking Efficiency and Productivity Feb 9, 2022

    🕔Feb 9, 2022
    Labor costs are one of the most prevalent costs on a farm.  As such, farm managers need to evaluate whether they are utilizing labor efficiently and productively.  One way to […]

    Ag Economy: Producers Concerned About Rising Costs, Supply Chain Disruptions – Ag Barometer Feb 2, 2022

    🕔Feb 2, 2022
    Farmer sentiment weakened in January as the Purdue University/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer declined 6 points to 119, down from 125 a month earlier. This month’s decline leaves the barometer just three […]

    Livestock: Cattle Finishing Net Returns Prospects for 2022 Jan 13, 2022

    🕔Jan 13, 2022
    Due to relatively strong fed cattle prices, cattle finishing net returns ended 2021 on a positive note.  Will these positive net returns continue into 2022?  This article examines feeding cost […]

    Weather

      The Latest


      Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

      View All Events


      Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

      View All Events