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 […]

Grain Market: Preview for 2018 Based on Model Calculations – DTN

🕔Feb 1, 2018I enjoy speaking at the Sioux Falls Farm Show each year and last week’s trip was no different. Held in late January, it is always a challenge to find enough […]

Wheat Farmers Have Lost Money for 4 Years in a Row – Commentary

🕔Feb 1, 2018Editor’s Note: Click here for related commentary on other crops.   Wheat is the third most widely grown row crop in the US with 50.1 million planted acres and 43.9 million […]

Wheat Market: Global Supplies of High Protein Wheat Keep Tightening

🕔Jan 25, 2018In the Nov. 2, 2017, issue of “Wheat Letter,” we analyzed the tight supply of high protein U.S. wheat (minimum of 13.0 percent protein at 12 percent moisture basis (mb)) […]

Wheat Outlook: Sluggish Demand Reflects Competitive Global Marketplace

🕔Jan 17, 2018Newly released USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) reports inform multiple balance sheet changes this month. The NASS Grain Stocks report indicates lighter-than-expected all-wheat disappearance through the first half of […]

WASDE Wheat: Domestic Ending Stocks Raised on Reduced Use

🕔Jan 12, 2018Projected 2017/18 U.S. wheat ending stocks are raised 29 million bushels on increased supplies and decreased use. Seed use is lowered 4 million bushels on the winter wheat planted area […]

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