Corn, Soybeans: How Do USDA Planted Acreage Revisions Compare to Prevented Plant Acreage? Apr 29, 2021

🕔Apr 29, 2021
Several issues related to the March 31 USDA Prospective Plantings report have been examined in recent farmdoc daily articles. These include the historically large size of the market surprise for combined corn and […]

Arkansas Corn: Making Prevented Planting Decisions Apr 23, 2021

🕔Apr 23, 2021
Most of Arkansas’ corn acres are still unplanted. As of April 18th, the National Agricultural Statistical Service estimated planting progress at 43% complete. The 5-year average planting pace is 61%. […]

Dissecting USDA’s Prospective Plantings Report – DTN Apr 5, 2021

🕔Apr 5, 2021
The end of March and end of June USDA reports have reputations for big price moves and volatility. We got some truly big price moves, but very little volatility on […]

Prevented Planting — Delayed Tweaks Now On The Books – DTN Dec 6, 2020

🕔Dec 6, 2020
USDA’s Risk Management Agency has finalized a crop insurance change for spring-planted crops that will require farms nationally to meet the “1-in-4” planting requirement for acres to be eligible for […]

Corn, Soybeans: Projecting Final Prevented Plant Acreage Aug 25, 2020

🕔Aug 25, 2020
Prevented plant coverage under the Federal crop insurance program provides payments when farmers are unable to plant within a normal time window.  Estimating the number of prevented plant acres in […]

Illinois Grain Farms: How Did Prevented Planting Affect Income in 2019? Jul 8, 2020

🕔Jul 8, 2020
In 2019, many farmers in Illinois had prevented plant (PP) acres, acres that couldn’t be planted due to excessive moisture throughout the planting season. Previous analyses indicated that taking PP […]

USDA Announces Flexibilities for Filing ‘Notice of Loss’ for Failed, Prevented Planted Acres Jul 2, 2020

🕔Jul 2, 2020
The USDA is providing additional flexibilities for producers to file on acres with failed crops or crops that were prevented from planting because of extreme weather events. USDA’s Farm Service […]

Illinois Corn, Soybeans: Crop Insurance – Making the Prevented Planting Decision Jun 5, 2020

🕔Jun 5, 2020
Some Illinois corn acres are still unplanted due to wet weather. The final plant date for crop insurance has passed for extreme southern Illinois (May 28) and is rapidly approaching […]

Tennessee: Cotton Producers’ Prevented Planting Decision May 27, 2020

🕔May 27, 2020
May 20 (Final Planting date) has come and gone and June 4 (End of Late Planting) is around the corner for cotton producers. If you haven’t planted yet and have Revenue […]

Arkansas Corn: Options After Crop Insurance Final Planting Date May 1, 2020

🕔May 1, 2020
For counties in northeast Arkansas, May 1 is the crop insurance “Final Planting Date” for corn. The map below indicates the “Final Planting Dates” for individual counties in Arkansas. After the “Final Planting Date” there are […]

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