NEWS
Harvest Price Guarantees
Cheri Zagurski DTN Managing Editor
Thu Nov 1, 2012 11:58 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Corn and soybean growers in 31 states who hold revenue-based crop insurance policies now know what harvest price they can compare to the spring-projected prices guaranteed by those policies.

An average of the futures closes during the month of October for the December corn contract and the November soybean contract becomes the harvest price. This year the corn harvest price is $7.50 and the soybean harvest price is $15.39. That compares to the spring-projected prices of $5.68 for corn and $12.55 for soybeans.

States with earlier harvests already had their harvest prices set. Mississippi's corn harvest price ...

Quick View
  • Betting on Shorter Beans Researchers at the University of Nebraska and Purdue University have pinpointed a gene that produ...
  • Super Food Silage has never gone out of fashion in Bath County, Kentucky, even when the lure of $6- to $8-pe...
  • Farmers Pivot Back After Storms The majority of center pivots damaged by severe weather earlier this summer in Nebraska are up an...
  • Pick Contingency Plans - 3 As crop prices and insurance coverage swoon, farmers may need to supplement incomes with federal ...
  • Weathering the Drought Parts of the panhandle and western Oklahoma are still considered as being in extreme or exception...
  • AFBF Appeal The American Farm Bureau Federation asked a federal appeals court to reverse a lower court's Sept...
  • Pick Contingency Plans - 2 Commodity payments are largely capped at $125,000 per person. People must also report under $900,...
  • Ask the Vet Some tips on fly control.
Related News Stories
Rents Resist Price Relief
Pick Contingency Plans - 1
Pick Contingency Plans - 3
Pick Contingency Plans - 2
Vilsack Resists APH Update
2013 Crop Insurance Guarantees