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Iowa Corn, Soybeans: Hail Damage – To Keep the Stand or Make Other Plans

Iowa Corn, Soybeans: Hail Damage – To Keep the Stand or Make Other Plans

👤By Mark Licht, Iowa State University 🕔Jun 20, 2017

Unfortunately, hail damage is not a rare occurrence in Iowa. Every year hail damage occurs; it is just a matter of how severe it is and how widespread it is. In most cases, hail damage results in varied levels of

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Ohio: 3 Extension Field Days in July

Ohio: 3 Extension Field Days in July

👤By Harold Watters, Ohio State University 🕔Jun 20, 2017

It has been an interesting spring. Have questions? We may have the answers; we certainly want to have a discussion. Come to one or all three field days in July. Put these dates on your calendar and plan to attend.

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Michigan Soybeans: Double-Cropping – Is It Worth the Risk?

Michigan Soybeans: Double-Cropping – Is It Worth the Risk?

👤By Mike Staton, Michigan State University 🕔Jun 15, 2017

Planting double crop soybeans is not recommended in Michigan due to the high risk associated with this practice. Double crop soybean yields range from 0 to 30 bushels per acre depending on planting date, available soil moisture and the date

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Oil Crops Outlook: Big South American Crops Pressure U.S. Soy Meal

Oil Crops Outlook: Big South American Crops Pressure U.S. Soy Meal

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 13, 2017

USDA lowers its forecast of the 2016/17 soybean crush by 15 million bushels this month to 1.91 billion due to lackluster domestic demand for soybean meal. USDA lowered its 2016/17 forecast of domestic soybean meal demand to 33.15 million short

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Grain Markets: Slight Changes to USDA WASDE Report in June

Grain Markets: Slight Changes to USDA WASDE Report in June

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois 🕔Jun 12, 2017

The USDA’s June WASDE report of world supply and consumption projections contained a number of changes from the May report for corn and soybeans. The bulk of the changes related to world production estimates in the 2016-17 crop year. The

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WASDE Oilseeds: Domestic Soybean Crush Lowered, Stocks Raised

WASDE Oilseeds: Domestic Soybean Crush Lowered, Stocks Raised

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 9, 2017

This month’s U.S. soybean supply and use projections for 2017/18 are little changed from last month. Higher beginning stocks reflect a lower crush projection for 2016/17. Soybean crush for 2016/17 is reduced 15 million bushels to 1,910 million mainly reflecting

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Soybean Market: Curious Signs of Bullish News to Keep Your Eyes On – DTN

Soybean Market: Curious Signs of Bullish News to Keep Your Eyes On – DTN

👤By Todd Hultman DTN Analyst 🕔Jun 7, 2017

It is no surprise by now that soybean prices are off to a bearish start in 2017, and the reasons are not difficult to understand. A record U.S. harvest last fall of 4.3 billion bushels was followed by a record

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Soybean Production: South America is on Top but Don’t Overlook Black Sea Countries

Soybean Production: South America is on Top but Don’t Overlook Black Sea Countries

👤By Carl Zulauf and Allan Lines, Ohio State University; and Natalia Pryshliak, Vinnytsia National Agrarian University, Ukraine 🕔Jun 5, 2017

South America dominates the U.S. view of agricultural production in the rest of the world, in part because it has supplanted the U.S. as the leading producer of soybeans. Such a view is myopic, thus missing important storylines. One of

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Michigan Soybeans: Late Planting Advice

Michigan Soybeans: Late Planting Advice

👤By Mike Staton, Michigan State University Extension 🕔Jun 2, 2017

Soybean planting has been delayed by the frequent and heavy rain events occurring this spring. As a result, many soybean fields will be planted in June and producers need to implement specific management practices to maximize the yield potential of

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Corn and Soybeans: Connecting USDA Crop Condition Reports and Yield Expectations

Corn and Soybeans: Connecting USDA Crop Condition Reports and Yield Expectations

👤By Scott Irwin and Darrel Good, University of Illinois 🕔Jun 2, 2017

In the farmdoc daily article of May 24, 2017 we examined the relationship between corn and soybean crop condition ratings at various times in the growing season and the U.S. average yield in order to determine when during the season

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