Oil Crops Outlook: Soybeans Rally as Drought Grips Argentina

🕔Feb 13, 2018U.S. soybean exports for 2017/18 are forecast down 60 million bushels this month to 2.1 billion based on a substantial lag in shipments and sales commitments. The poorer prospects for […]

Oil Crops Outlook: Disappointing U.S. Soybean Sales Lead To Lower Export Forecast

🕔Dec 15, 2017USDA trimmed the 2017/18 soybean export forecast 25 million bushels this month to 2.225 billion as sales commitments and shipments have continued to lag. Coupled with an increase for seed […]

Oil Crops Outlook: Export Competition Suppresses Expansion of U.S. Soybean Sales

🕔Nov 17, 2017USDA’s November Crop Production report forecasts the 2017/18 yield for soybeans at 49.5 bushels, down slightly from last month. The estimate of U.S. harvested area is unchanged at 89.5 million […]

Oilseeds Outlook: Modestly Higher Soybean Yields Offset a Reduced Stocks Carryover

🕔Sep 15, 2017USDA’s Crop Production report this month raised its forecast of the 2017/18 U.S. soybean yield to 49.9 bushels per acre, from 49.4 bushels in August. With harvested acreage unchanged, the […]

Oil Crops Outlook: Surplus of U.S. Soybean Stocks May Grow in 2017/18

🕔May 15, 2017Despite higher acreage, U.S. production of soybeans in 2017/18 would slip to 4.255 billion bushels from 4.307 billion in 2016/17 based on a reduction in yields from last year’s record. […]

Oil Crops Outlook: Soybean Acreage to Rise with Shift from Wheat, Corn

🕔Apr 13, 2017USDA’s Prospective Plantings report last month indicated that for the 2017/18 crop year, U.S. farmers intend to sow a record 89.5 million acres of soybeans, due to likely contractions in […]

Oil Crops Outlook: Soybean Stocks Remain High Despite Record Demand

🕔Jan 17, 2017USDA pegged the final estimate for the 2016 soybean crop at 4.307 billion bushels, down 54 million from last month’s forecast. While still a record, the national average yield estimate […]

Oil Crops Outlook: Upward Surge in Soybean Oil Prices Continues

🕔Dec 13, 2016The USDA forecast of 2016/17 season-ending soybean stocks remains at 480 million bushels due to unchanged forecasts of production, exports, and crush. The U.S. average soybean farm price for 2016/17 […]

Oil Crops Outlook: U.S. Soybean Exports To Benefit From Record Harvest

🕔Oct 19, 2016In the October Crop Production report, USDA raised its 2016/17 forecast of the U.S. average soybean yield to a record 51.4 bushels per acre compared to 50.6 bushels last month. […]

Oil Crops Outlook: Record U.S. Soy Use May Not Keep Pace With Production Gains

🕔Sep 16, 2016In its September Crop Production report, USDA raised its forecast of the U.S. average soybean yield for 2016/17 to a record 50.6 bushels per acre. A higher yield boosts the […]

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