Sep 13, 2021

Markets Under Pressure

USDA data slightly bearish

Aug 24, 2021

Idaho Farmers Report Reduced Yields Under Dire Conditions

Currently, 88% of Idaho’s land area is experiencing severe drought conditions

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Aug 24, 2021

Overall Farm Bankruptcies Down

Six states had a double-digit decline in the number of filings

Aug 12, 2021

USDA Report: Farmers Indicate Lower Yields

USDA’s Crop Production Report shows corn yields up compared to 2020

Aug 11, 2021

Agricultural Real Estate Values Jump

Average U.S. farm real estate value increased by 7% over 2020

Aug 9, 2021

Assessing Western Drought Conditions

A snapshot of how Arizona’s agribusinesses are coping with drought

PIctured: Hoover Dam

Jul 29, 2021

Potential Countervailing, Anti-Dumping Duties on UAN Solutions Raise Eyebrows

Constricted supply, higher prices could have major impact on planting decisions and production

Jul 22, 2021

Survey: How Producers are Dealing with Drought

Nearly 80% of the West plus North and South Dakota are categorized as severe drought or higher

Jul 22, 2021

USDA Details Depopulation Losses Program

Pandemic Livestock Indemnity Program (PLIP) is designed for those who suffered losses from supply chain disruptions caused by COVID-19

Jul 12, 2021

Markets Eyeing Weather

WASDE out at 11 a.m. CST

Jul 8, 2021

Ag Suffers $3.6B in Uncovered Losses from 2020 Disasters

Drought alone accounted for over $790M in unaccounted-for losses

Jul 7, 2021

June Hog and Pig Report has Few Surprises

Recent decrease was first year-over-year decline for June since 2014

Jul 7, 2021

Beans Regain Some of Tuesday’s Sharp Losses

Northern Plains continue to show poor conditions overall

Jul 1, 2021

July 4th Cookout Costs Stable

The price tag of a summer cookout has decreased from last year

Jun 24, 2021

Inflation 101: A Blast from the Past

A look at inflation in the 1970s and the cost of fixing the problem

Jun 11, 2021

Red Meat Demand Will Be Hot This Summer

We're seeing historic levels for both beef and pork cutouts, except this time, it's without pandemic-induced decline in slaughter numbers

Jun 9, 2021

Congestion at West Coast Seaports Hinders Trade Boom

Persisting congestion and related logistical obstacles threaten U.S.'s ability to meet increases in foreign demand

Jun 8, 2021

Crop Condition Report Paints Overly Rosy Picture

USDA’s weekly Crop Progress report indicates planting of select crops is completed or nearing completion, with condition ratings higher than expected

Jun 2, 2021

Inflation -- To Be or Not to Be?

Expect a few more months of clamor over the size of the change in the Consumer Price Index from one report to the next

May 28, 2021

China Still Behind on Phase One, But Catching Up

If achieved, the $40.4B in exports to China would blow past the $27.2B record for exports of agricultural products achieved last year

May 26, 2021

Market Impacts from Argentina’s Temporary Ban on Beef Exports

Country is a significant exporter and key source of product for China

May 21, 2021

Severe Drought Leads to Negative Conditions

Record drought levels are impacting rangeland, pastures

May 20, 2021

First Quarter 2021 GDP in Technical Terms – ‘Pert Darn Good’

As we come out of the pandemic, supply chain backups will only continue to get more pronounced

May 13, 2021

May WASDE and Export Expectations

A review of the May WASDE with updates to 2020/2021 marketing year and first look at 2021/2022 marketing year for select crops

Apr 1, 2021

April Fools - 2021 Prospective Plantings

Corn and soybean planting intentions fall short of expectations for a supply boost

Mar 22, 2021

March Cattle on Feed Report Shows Inventory Up

Report also shows decline in placements and marketings

Mar 18, 2021

ASF in China Increasing Uncertainty of 2021 Production

African Swine Fever is surging again in China, renewing questions about recovery of country’s swine herd

Mar 8, 2021

What’s in the American Rescue Plan for Agriculture?

For agriculture, more than $10B is appropriated to purchase and distribute agricultural products

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Marketwatch: Oct, 26

cmdty National Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 5.1614
high: 5.1895
low: 5.139
close: 5.1704

cmdty National Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 11.8617
high: 11.9478
low: 11.8144
close: 11.943

cmdty National Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 7.5274
high: 7.5849
low: 7.5238
close: 7.5716

cmdty National Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 7.0893
high: 7.1297
low: 7.0671
close: 7.1023