posted on September 11, 2015 at 6:33 PM
Long-delayed rules for food nearly spoiled before their release this week. Simple tasks in one drought-stricken California community prove monumental. Domestic oil by-products can be both blessing and curse for farmers and ranchers. Market...
posted on June 12, 2015 at 2:51 PM
New crop domestic ending stocks are based on predictions of bringing in near record crops during the 2015 harvest season
posted on April 11, 2014 at 5:56 PM
posted on April 11, 2014 at 3:21 PM
An icon of the American West is returning…with a vengeance. Several years of drought have made tumbleweeds a thorn in the side in cowboy country.
posted on December 12, 2013 at 5:34 PM
The December WASDE appears bearish for wheat and bullish for corn and soybeans.
posted on November 8, 2013 at 5:43 PM
Despite persistent drought in many parts of the Grain Belt this past summer, government analysts INCREASED estimates – yet again -- on 2013 corn production. According to the Agriculture Department, U.S. producers will harvest a record 13.99...
posted on September 13, 2013 at 6:01 PM
Despite persistent drought in many parts of the Grain Belt, government analysts actually increased estimates on 2013 corn production. According to the Agriculture Department, U.S. producers will harvest a record 13.84 billion bushels this fall.
posted on August 16, 2013 at 6:15 PM
USDA pulls back corn and soybean harvest numbers.
posted on July 12, 2013 at 6:43 PM
USDA's July WASDE predicts tight stocks-to-use ratios for corn and beans as well as record crops for both grains.
posted on June 14, 2013 at 9:09 AM
Despite predictions of record corn and soybean crops ending stocks remain tight
posted on February 8, 2013 at 5:52 PM
With the 2012 row crops already in the bin, the report focused primarily on grain supplies.
posted on January 11, 2013 at 4:33 PM
U.S. farmers are projected to produce 10.78 billion bushels of corn in 2012. While nearly 13 percent lower than last year, it would still be recorded as the 8th largest corn harvest in U.S. history.
posted on November 9, 2012 at 4:17 PM
More than 115 million Americans cast their ballots in the 2012 election this week, setting the stage for some familiar faces in Washington. President Barack Obama was swiftly reelected with wins in battleground states like Ohio, Virginia, Iowa,...
posted on November 9, 2012 at 3:59 PM
A late season bump in yield for corn and soybeans boosted USDA’s crop production report.
Government analysts increased U.S. corn production estimates 19 million bushels to 10.7 billion bushels. Despite the gain, that would be the lowest...
posted on October 12, 2012 at 6:07 PM
USDA officials find fewer bushels of corn and more of soybeans and wheat.