Field Crop Roundup – Tough Spring Alters Planting Prospects – DTN Apr 5, 2019

🕔Apr 5, 2019This is the kind of spring that builds character. “We received 4.6 inches of rain in March,” said Illinois farmer John Werries. “The morning of April 1, it was 28 […]

Alabama Prospective Planting Numbers Released Apr 4, 2019

🕔Apr 4, 2019A year of tumultuous weather and natural disasters, 2018 brought challenges where expectations were high for good yields and market pricing. In Alabama alone, producers experienced hurricanes, tornadoes and flooding […]

Ag Economy: Diminished Optimism in the Corn Belt Apr 1, 2019

🕔Apr 1, 2019Flooding and gloomy price prospects for corn and soybeans are diminishing optimism in the Corn Belt as spring planting nears.  Recent news articles continue to discuss the ongoing negative impacts […]

Corn Acres Up – Soybean Acres Down for 2019 Apr 1, 2019

🕔Apr 1, 2019On March 29, USDA released the much-anticipated Prospective Plantings report revealing farmers’ intentions for planted acreage for principal crops in 2019. Based on responses to a survey conducted during the first two […]

Arkansas: Cotton Acres to Jump in 2019; Soybeans, Rice, Peanuts Decline Mar 29, 2019

🕔Mar 29, 2019The expected large increases in corn and cotton acres in Arkansas in Friday’s Prospective Plantings report are the bright spots overlaying the uncertainty surrounding trade talks between the U.S. and […]

Prospective Plantings: Corn Acreage Up; Soy, Wheat, Cotton All Down – USDA Mar 29, 2019

🕔Mar 29, 2019Corn planted area for all purposes in 2019 is estimated at 92.8 million acres, up 4 percent or 3.66 million acres from last year. Compared with last year, planted acreage […]

Nebraska: Prospective Corn Acreage Drops 3%; Soybeans Drop 2% Apr 4, 2018

🕔Apr 4, 2018Nebraska corn growers intend to plant 9.30 million acres this year, down 3% from 2017, according to the 2018 Nebraska Prospective Plantings report released by USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service […]

Stocks and Plantings: Soybean Stocks at Record High, More on the Way – DTN Mar 29, 2018

🕔Mar 29, 2018There are more soybeans than ever in the U.S. right now — and more on the way. Quarterly soybean stocks swelled to a record 2.11 billion bushels, up a whopping […]

Mississippi: Hope Reigns as Farmers Begin 2018 Plantings Mar 29, 2018

🕔Mar 29, 2018Rains may delay field work, but they don’t dampen farmers’ optimism for 2018. Along with plantings that have already taken place, another sign of the new season is the release […]

Prospective Plantings: Cotton, Wheat Acreage Up; Corn, Soybeans Down Slightly Mar 29, 2018

🕔Mar 29, 2018Corn planted area for all purposes in 2018 is estimated at 88.0 million acres, down 2 percent or 2.14 million acres from last year. Compared with last year, planted acreage […]

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