Hubbs on Grain: Questions About Corn Crop Continue

🕔Aug 19, 2019The USDA’s August crop production forecast delivered a shock to corn markets with much larger production than expected.  Market participants continue to question the size of the 2019 corn crop, […]

Hubbs on Grain: USDA Raises Corn Production Estimate, Lowers Soybeans

🕔Aug 14, 2019The highly anticipated August Crop Production report contained a larger than expected production forecast for the 2019 U.S. corn crop.  Soybean production came in lower on smaller acreage. For corn, […]

Hubbs on Grain: What’s Going on with Corn Prices?

🕔Aug 6, 2019The December futures price of corn fell back to levels not seen since late May in last week’s trading despite substantial uncertainty regarding acreage and yield for the 2019 crop. […]

Webinar: Corn, Soybeans – Updated Supply, Demand, Price Prospects, Aug. 13

🕔Jul 30, 2019Todd Hubbs and Scott Irwin of the University of Illinois Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics will be hosting a webinar on Tuesday, August 13 to discuss the updated supply […]

Hubbs on Grain: Prospects for Soybean Demand

🕔Jul 29, 2019Uncertainty regarding soybean acreage and yield potential will continue to be significant factors in soybean price movements through harvest.  Without a severe crop shortfall, higher soybean prices rely on demand […]

Hubbs on Grain: Corn Prices Heating Up

🕔Jul 15, 2019Despite the USDA raising 2018-19 marketing year ending stocks for corn in last Thursday’s WASDE report, corn prices moved higher to end the week.  December corn futures prices returned to […]

Hubbs on Grain: Market Uncertainty Intensifies

🕔Jul 2, 2019On June 28, the USDA released the Acreage and Grain Stocks reports. While the Grain Stocks report provided support for both corn and soybeans, the Acreage report indicated higher than expected corn acres and lower than […]

Soybeans: Just How Late is the 2019 Crop?

🕔Jun 27, 2019The lateness of planting the 2019 U.S. soybean crop has rightfully been getting a lot of attention.  We have highlighted this issue and its implications for acreage, yield, and prices […]

Hubbs on Grain: Soybean Acreage Report Will Set Price Expectations

🕔Jun 24, 2019The USDA will release the quarterly Grain Stocks report, with estimates of crop inventories as of June 1, and the annual Acreage report on June 28.  The June 1 soybean stocks estimate this year […]

Hubbs on Grain: Corn Acreage and Stocks – Where Do We Stand?

🕔Jun 17, 2019Corn futures prices rallied about $0.90 per bushel since the beginning of May. The rally reflects expectations that planted acreage will fall well short of March intentions and on yield […]

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