Wheat Market: Competing for Acres – 2018/19 Global Production to Fall

🕔Apr 19, 2018At first glance, the USDA April 10 World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) held very few surprises for wheat. Most reviewers would consider this a bearish report with another […]

Wheat Outlook: U.S. Planted Area Projected to Rise in 2018

🕔Apr 13, 2018revealed a substantial year-to-year increase in 2018 planting intentions for other spring wheat, up 15 percent from 2017 to 12.627 million acres. Rising prices for spring wheat have encouraged sowings, […]

Global Markets: Wheat – Sub-Saharan Africa Drives Growth in Wheat Imports

🕔Apr 13, 2018Global wheat trade is forecast at a record for 2017/18, with Sub-Saharan Africa projected to have the strongest year-over-year import growth of any region. In fact, over the last decade […]

WASDE Wheat: Domestic Stocks Raised on Reduced Feed Use

🕔Apr 10, 2018Projected 2017/18 U.S. wheat ending stocks are raised this month by 30 million bushels to 1,064 million, all on lower feed and residual use. The NASS Grain Stocks report, issued […]

U.S. Farm Income Decline: $123Bln in 2013 to $63.8Bln for 2017- Commentary

🕔Mar 1, 2018Editor’s Note: Click here for related commentary.  Over the last six weeks we have reviewed the US costs and returns for the crops that are most widely grown in the US: corn, […]

Wheat Outlook: U.S. Stocks Raised 20 Mln Bushels on Reduced Exports

🕔Feb 13, 2018All-wheat ending stocks for 2017/18 are raised 20 million bushels this month, following a 25 million bushel reduction in exports and a 5 million bushel increase in food use. U.S. […]

Oklahoma: Soybeans Make Good Alternative to Wheat in Current Market

🕔Feb 12, 2018Wheat is underperforming as a cash crop in the minds of many Oklahoma producers, leading some to look at the feasibility of planting alternative summer crops as drought persists in […]

Global Markets: Wheat – Indonesia Forecast as Largest Importer, Increasingly Supplied by Black Sea

🕔Feb 9, 2018Indonesia is forecast to be the largest wheat importer for 2017/18 at 12.5 million metric tons, passing Egypt, which has traditionally been the top wheat importer. Indonesia wheat imports have […]

WASDE Wheat: Higher Domestic Use Offset by Lower Exports

🕔Feb 9, 2018Projected 2017/18 U.S. ending stocks are raised this month by 20 million bushels as higher food use is more than offset by lower exports, while export forecasts for several major […]

Wheat: Crop Conditions Fall as Drought Worsens

🕔Feb 8, 2018Farmers will tell you that winter wheat is a hardy plant; but for the current U.S. winter wheat crop, one of its most important inputs, water, is increasingly in short […]

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