Oil Crops Outlook: Strong U.S. Soy Meal Demand Fuels Record Crush

🕔Apr 13, 2018Brighter market conditions for domestic soybean processors prompted this month’s forecast increase in the 2017/18 crush by 10 million bushels to 1.97 billion. Higher forecasts for domestic use (by 250,000 […]

WASDE Oilseeds: Domestic Soybean Stocks Lowered on Higher Crushing

🕔Apr 10, 2018U.S. soybean supply and use changes for 2017/18 include increased crush, lower seed and residual use, and lower ending stocks. Soybean crush is projected at a record 1,970 million bushels, […]

Grain Markets: Will Soybean Ending Stocks Get Larger?

🕔Apr 9, 2018Recent rumblings of potential tariffs by China on U.S. soybeans created a stir last week. While the market reacts to the uncertainty associated with trade policy, the upcoming WASDE report, […]

Grain Stocks: Soybeans Up Sharply, All Wheat Down

🕔Mar 29, 2018Corn stocks in all positions on March 1, 2018 totaled 8.89 billion bushels, up 3 percent from March 1, 2017. Of the total stocks, 5.00 billion bushels were stored on […]

Oil Crops Outlook: U.S. Season-Ending Soybean Stocks Shifted Higher

🕔Mar 12, 2018USDA forecast 2017/18 season-ending soybean stocks 25 million bushels higher this month to 555 million. This month’s expected increase was the consequence of a lowered 2017/18 export forecast, which is […]

Global Markets: Oilseeds – Argentina Soybean Stocks – Looking at the Big Picture

🕔Mar 9, 2018This month, USDA’s production estimate for Argentina’s 2017/18 soybean crop was reduced 7.0 million metric tons, with accompanying reductions in trade, crush, and stocks. However, USDA forecasts soybean carry-in stocks […]

WASDE Oilseeds: Higher Domestic Soybean Crush, Lower Exports

🕔Mar 8, 2018U.S. soybean supply and use changes for 2017/18 include higher crush, lower exports, and increased ending stocks compared with last month’s report. Soybean crush is raised 10 million bushels to […]

WASDE Oilseeds: Domestic Soybean Exports Decline

🕔Feb 9, 2018This month’s 2017/18 U.S. soybean outlook is for reduced exports and increased ending stocks. Soybean exports for 2017/18 are projected at 2,100 million bushels, down 60 million from last month, […]

Grain Markets: USDA Reports Provided Some Surprises

🕔Jan 16, 2018The USDA released a set of reports on January 12 containing information with implications for corn and soybean prices in 2018. The National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) released the final […]

WASDE Oilseeds: Smaller U.S. Soybean, Peanut, Cottonseed Production

🕔Jan 12, 2018U.S. oilseed production for 2017/18 is estimated at 131.3 million tons, down 0.9 million from last month. Smaller soybean, peanut, and cottonseed crops are partly offset by increases for canola […]

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