Hubbs on Grain: Time to Price 2019 Soybeans?

🕔May 22, 2019Recent soybean price volatility highlights the uncertainty underpinning the soybean market.  The sudden drop last Friday gives an indication of the fragility of the current soybean market, in particular.  The […]

Global Markets: Oilseeds – Soybean Producers Face New Reality

🕔May 10, 2019African Swine Fever (ASF) in China will be a game changer for the global oilseed complex, and soybeans in particular, in the coming years. China’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural […]

WASDE Oilseeds: Lower U.S. Soybean Production; Increased Usage

🕔May 10, 2019The 2019/20 outlook for U.S. soybeans is for higher supplies, crush, exports, and slightly lower ending stocks compared to 2018/19. The soybean crop is projected at 4,150 million bushels, down […]

Hubbs on Grain: Soybeans – Concerns of More Acres, Weak Exports

🕔May 6, 2019Soybean prices continue to fall with indications that a resolution to the trade fight with China may be fading.  Concerns about the potential for more soybean acres and weak export […]

Ag Trade: Pork, Soybean Markets Adjust to African Swine Fever

🕔Apr 22, 2019Recent news items have focused on the impacts that African Swine Fever (AFS) in China is having on pork and soybean markets.  Today’s update looks briefly at these issues in […]

Hubbs on Grain: Corn, Soybean Exports – Where Do We Stand?

🕔Apr 9, 2019As the administration continues to negotiate a trade deal with China, the prospect of a resolution looms larger for corn and soybean export potential in 2019.  Corn exports weakened in […]

WASDE Oilseeds: Reduced U.S. Soybean Imports, Ending Stocks

🕔Apr 9, 2019U.S. soybean supply and use changes for 2018/19 include lower imports, higher seed use, and lower ending stocks. Soybean imports are reduced in line with reported trade through January while […]

Ag Economy: Diminished Optimism in the Corn Belt

🕔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 […]

Soybean Assn. On Tariffs: Tired Of Being Collateral Damage

🕔Mar 27, 2019The American Soybean Association (ASA) is not pleased with recent comments from President Trump that he could leave tariffs in place under an agreement with China. ASA has always considered […]

Texas Ag Trade: Uncertainty, Low Commodity Prices Weigh on Outlook

🕔Mar 21, 2019It’s not as dire as the farm crisis seen in the 1980s, but ongoing trade uncertainty coupled with low commodity prices and rising interest rates has created challenging times for […]

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