Market reaction Ahead of USDA's reports, corn futures were trading steady to fractionally lower, soybeans were 2 to 3 cents lower, wheat futures were narrowly mixed in SRW contracts, around a penny lower in HRW co
South American Crop Consultant Dr. Michael Cordonnier says heavy rains over the weekend across central Argentina have resulted in flooding that is approaching or worse than what was seen last April that led to a signific
The volume of report data out Jan. 12 meant traders had to choose where to focus. The choice for soybean traders was easy as the final 2016 crop estimate, 2016-17 carryover and Dec. 1 stocks were all lower than expected.
USDA's Joint Ag Weather Facility says on the Plains, ice storm recovery efforts continue in parts of Kansas, Oklahoma, and environs. Despite the inconvenience of the freezing rain, moisture was highly beneficial for
USDA's Joint Ag Weather Facility says on the Plains, a period of mild, dry weather follows the recent storminess that deposited beneficial moisture for rangeland, pastures and winter wheat from Nebraska southward. Ac
The National Weather Service's Climate Prediction Center (CPC) forecast for February through April calls for above-normal temps across the Central and Southern Plains, as well as much of the South and along the East
USDA's Joint Ag Weather Facility says on the Plains, range land, pastures and winter grains from Nebraska southward are benefiting from recent soil moisture improvements. Currently, a mild, mostly dry weather patter