Ethanol: Recent Trends in U.S. Operational Efficiency Jan 21, 2021

🕔Jan 21, 2021
The operational efficiency of any industry is key to long-term profitability, no less so for the U.S. ethanol industry. Surprisingly little information is available in the public domain on this […]

Corn, Soybeans: 2021 Market Outlook Dec 30, 2020

🕔Dec 30, 2020
The corn and soybean markets have been on a tear since bottoming in mid-August.  Both markets have increased over 30% in just three months.  This is certainly a welcome change […]

Corn, Soybeans: Projecting Final Planted Acreage with Preliminary FSA Data Aug 28, 2020

🕔Aug 28, 2020
Each year the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) provides estimates of planted acreage of corn and soybeans in the U.S.  These estimates provide important fundamental information about potential crop […]

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 […]

Ethanol Production Profits During the COVID Pandemic Aug 14, 2020

🕔Aug 14, 2020
It is widely acknowledged that the U.S. ethanol industry has been negatively impacted by the COVID pandemic.  The plight of ethanol producers has prompted calls for financial relief from the […]

Webinar: Corn, Soybean Demand Update – Aug. 12 Jul 29, 2020

🕔Jul 29, 2020
Scott Irwin and Todd Hubbs of the University of Illinois FarmdocDaily team will be hosting a corn and soybean market webinar on Wednesday, August 12, from 2-3pm CST. The webinar […]

Soybeans: How Accurate Are Early Season Crop Weather Model Forecasts on Yields? Jul 24, 2020

🕔Jul 24, 2020
Soybean yield forecasts contained in May, June, and July WASDE reports from the USDA provide important information to market participants.  The forecasts are based on a crop weather model developed […]

Corn: How Accurate Are Early Season Crop Weather Model Forecasts on Yields? Jul 17, 2020

🕔Jul 17, 2020
Corn yield forecasts contained in May, June, and July WASDE reports from the USDA provide important information to market participants.  The forecasts are based on crop weather models developed and […]

Webinar: Updated Supply, Demand for Corn, Soybeans – June 30 Jun 23, 2020

🕔Jun 23, 2020
Scott Irwin and Todd Hubbs from the University of Illniois FarmdocDaily team will be a grain marketing webinar on June 30 from 2-3pm CST. The webinar will review USDA’s June […]

Soybeans: How Does Late Planting Affect U.S. Average Yield? May 21, 2020

🕔May 21, 2020
Based on recent weekly Crop Progress reports from the USDA, planting progress for the 2020 U.S. soybean crop has been proceeding at a faster than normal pace.  Figure 1 shows that 53 […]

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