Wed Nov 6, 2013 08:47 AM CST A recent DTN 360 Poll showed that 29% of responders said their whole-farm average soybean yield fell in the 36 bpa to 45 bpa range while another 29% said it fell in the 46 bpa to 55 bpa range.
Mon Nov 4, 2013 09:04 AM CST The cost of carry, a formulation that tells if the market's paying farmers to store their grain on farm, is on the border of neutral and bearish, DTN Senior Analyst Darin Newsom said.
Thu Oct 31, 2013 02:52 PM CDT Two years after MF Global, regulators have taken definitive steps that they think will make the market safe. The most contentious remaining issue is there have been no criminal charges against Corzine.
Mon Oct 21, 2013 06:34 PM CDT In emails to DTN, farmers from across the major growing areas reported rain delays in harvest. USDA's first Crop Progress report since December also shows that corn and soybean harvest are running behind average.
Wed Oct 9, 2013 01:41 PM CDT The government shutdown affected some of USDA's important information roles, like livestock auction prices. DTN's trying to help fill the void, while providing several other timely tools.
Mon Oct 7, 2013 08:59 AM CDT Last week I wrote a refresher article about how to execute a storage hedge, and a reader asked a good question: why not just hedge off the July contract and skip the rolling part?
Thu Sep 26, 2013 02:05 PM CDT Basis has been in a downward slide as it faces a possible record harvest with better-than-expected yields reported so far. Even still, there is demand for corn in areas where harvest has yet to progress and many processors sourced new-crop corn from the south.