USDA forecasts net cash farm income at $94.1 billion in 2016, up from a February forecast of $90.9 billion, but down 13.3 percent from 2015.
An upward push in the dairy population may be looming.
Pro Farmer Editor Brian Grete provides closing market commentary.
Each week, your Pro Farmer Editors provide an update to the marketing plan, including whether or not now is a good time to catch up with advised sales.
Tropical storm to bring 5 to 10 inches of rain to Florida.
Pro Farmer Editor Brian Grete provides a mid-morning market check on AgriTalk Radio.
Dr. Michael Cordonnier has raised his soybean yield estimate by 0.6 bu. per acre and has lowered his corn yield by 1 bu. per acre from last week.
Cooler temperatures to overflow Midwest starting Wednesday.
Our weighted Crop Condition Index for corn declined by 0.39 points and soybeans are virtually unchanged.
Corn ended the day 3 to 4 cents lower, with soybeans down mostly 1 to 3 cents. Winter wheat ended 10 to 15 cents lower, with spring wheat down around 6 to 8 cents. Livestock futures ended mostly lower.
As of Wednesday, August 31
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