Michigan Soybeans: Planting – Be Patient Yet Prudent About Wet Weather

🕔May 17, 2019The weather-induced planting delays have many producers feeling pressured to plant soybeans. It seems like this is an important time to remember that 2016 was also a challenging planting season, […]

Michigan: Preventing Sidewall Compaction in Wet Spring

🕔May 17, 2019The planting delays and wet soil conditions will increase the potential for sidewall compaction to occur this spring. Sidewall compaction includes all soil compaction and soil smearing in and around […]

DTN Grain Close: Weather Concerns Drive Corn Higher; Soybeans Plummet

🕔May 17, 2019While corn and Kansas City wheat extended weekly gains, soybeans refused to go along Friday. Very heavy rains projected for much of the Corn Belt will likely cut acres and […]

DTN Grain Midday: Weather Rules Corn, Wheat

🕔May 17, 2019Corn and wheat remain bid on weather, with soybeans fading. CORN Corn trade is 3 to 4 cents higher at midday with support from the continued wet forecasts with some […]

DTN Grain Open: Early Weakness in Soybeans

🕔May 17, 20196:00 a.m. CME Globex: July corn is up 4 3/4 cents, July soybeans are down 2 1/4 cents and July KC wheat is up 5 cents. CME Globex Recap: Dow […]

Moving Grain: Upper MS River Improves, Lower River Water Levels Rise

🕔May 16, 2019Upper Mississippi River Improves, while Water Levels Rise in the Lower River to New Orleans For the week ending May 11, high water conditions continued to disrupt grain barge movements. […]

Midwest Grain: Low Soy Prices Pushing More Acres to Corn – DTN

🕔May 16, 2019Midwest farmers are doing the unthinkable as the corn-planting window slams shut. Some growers are switching intended soybean acres to corn, or at least thinking about it. Usually the opposite […]

DTN Grain Close: Rally Picks Up Steam

🕔May 16, 2019Despite the late session sell-off in both corn and wheat from Wednesday’s highs, both of those markets were back up sharply on Thursday, with soybeans reluctantly following. Funds — that […]

DTN Grain Midday: Wheat Leads Weather Trade

🕔May 16, 2019The wet forecast boosts trade again with wheat leading. CORN Corn trade is 6 to 8 cents higher at midday with support from the continued wet forecasts amid near-term planting […]

Illinois: How Will Late Planting Affect Crop Diseases?

🕔May 16, 2019Most Illinois producers are behind in getting corn and soybeans into the ground this year as a result of persistent rains and cool temperatures.  Some people are wondering what this might mean […]

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