MARKETS NEWS
Jerry Gulke DTN Columnist
Mon May 13, 2013 06:58 AM CDT

The USDA disappointed the bulls again Friday. There were no new revelations or surprises for old crop 2012/13 marketing year corn and the perceived tight stocks situation as ethanol was raised 50 million bushels and exports lowered another 50 mb. Feed usage was left unchanged. Both exports and corn used for ethanol are quantifiable, whereas any increase or decrease in corn used for feed needs another stocks report to verify. Odds are, further monthly reports will see reductions in exports for the old crop as we are not only noncompetitive, but sourcing corn for export remains a challenge. It is ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, researchers produce orange-colored corn with sight-saving capabi...
  • Strong Immunity Wins Two weeks after calving, cows lose body condition. But if she is short on nutrients, too, that dr...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Farm lenders should halt their petty rivalry and focus on agriculture's best interest: Our nation...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • GOP Picks Conaway as House Ag Chairman The House Republican Steering Committee on Tuesday selected Rep. Michael Conaway, R-Texas, as the...
  • Head Start A Pennsylvania teen has two years of a farm-to-fork business under his belt and is looking to exp...
  • Woodbury: Farm Family Business One of the world's wealthiest families measures success not in dollars but in authenticity.
  • Ask the Vet A warning about bull breeding soundness.
Related News Stories
DTN's Quick Takes
DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
Gulke: Post-Holiday Trading
DTN Early Word Opening Livestock
DTN Early Word Grains
DTN Technically Speaking Blog
Technically Speaking Blog
Newsom on the Market
Bin Doors Slam Shut on Corn
DTN Closing Grain Comments