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 […]

Illinois Corn, Soybeans: Production Cost Comparisons from 2020 to 2021 Apr 21, 2022

🕔Apr 21, 2022
In 2021, the total of all economic costs per acre for growing corn in Illinois averaged $952 in the northern section, $960 in the central section for farmland with “high” […]

Illinois Crop Budgets: Projected Profits Even with Record Costs Apr 14, 2022

🕔Apr 14, 2022
Illinois crop budgets for 2022 have been revised from their December release. Projected costs have been raised for 2022, and corn and soybean costs are at their highest in history. […]

Mississippi: Commodity and Fertilizer Price Volatility – Podcast Apr 13, 2022

🕔Apr 13, 2022
Brian Mills and Corey Bryant visit the Crop Doctors’ Podcast studio in Stoneville to talk about the fluid situation that is the current state of commodity and fertilizer pricing.  Topics […]

Fertilizer, Wheat, Sunflower Oil Prices Climb; Sec. Vilsack Rejects CRP Acreage Flexibility Request Apr 9, 2022

🕔Apr 9, 2022
DTN writer Russ Quinn reported yesterday that, “Retail fertilizer prices tracked by DTN for the last week of March 2022 are moving significantly higher again. All fertilizers were higher with some double digits higher compared […]

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 […]

Sizing Up Ag Effects of Ukraine War – DTN Apr 1, 2022

🕔Apr 1, 2022
While the agriculture world continues to get a grip on the ripple effects of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, a livestock and meat consultant for the National Pork Board said Wednesday […]

Mississippi: A Take on Fuel, Fertilizer, and Decision Making – Podcast Mar 28, 2022

🕔Mar 28, 2022
Long-time podcast listener Hank Jones was in Stoneville for a consultants’ meeting.  He visited Tom and Jason in the Crop Doctor’s Podcast studio to talk about managing in 2022 with […]

Farm Inflation: Fertilizer, Food, and Equipment Manufacturing Mar 28, 2022

🕔Mar 28, 2022
Financial Times opinion columnist Rana Foroohar indicated yesterday that, “We know that the war in Ukraine has led to sharp increases in prices for both food and fuel. This in turn has […]

Farms Likely to Pencil Profits in 2022, High Inputs Cast Shadow – DTN Mar 25, 2022

🕔Mar 25, 2022
Higher prices for corn, soybeans and wheat should outpace the increase in input costs for the 2022 growing season. Robert Fox, director of the Knowledge Exchange Division at CoBank, said […]

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