NEWS
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Tue Jun 24, 2014 01:42 PM CDT

General Comments:

Corn closed lower as the market seems to think that the lost production in the northern Midwest due to hail and flooding may not have as much of an impact on final production as previously thought. After the close, the USDA rated corn at 74% good or excellent through June 22, slightly downgraded from one week ago, but expected by traders. Soybeans were higher on positive economic news out of China which may lead to new demand from China for U.S. soybeans. USDA rated soybeans 72% good or excellent, slightly lower than the ratings from one week ago. ...

Quick View
  • Stay on Top of SDS The distinctive yellow patches of sudden death syndrome (SDS) are surfacing in soybean fields acr...
  • Cattle Market There may be a little less bull in this fall's calf market, but the fundamentals still spell oppo...
  • Precision Ag Potential Pending Precision agriculture proponents insist the industry can revolutionize agriculture, but first mor...
  • Cash Rent Reset - 2 Iowa farmland owners Fred and Lodean Cook may consider flexible cash leases for the first time th...
  • Iowa Land Gets a Bounce Key Midwest land values are stuck in neutral or sliding below 2014 levels, recently released opin...
  • Canadian Dairy Conundrum Coping with Canada's dairy industry import tariffs and supply controls remains one of the stickin...
  • Senior Partners - 5 This fatherly financial advice is meant to prevent heartaches should the farm economy suffer anot...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl CPA Andy Biebl answers readers' questions on depreciation recapture, defining a "true" lease and ...
  • Ask the Vet Does my calf have a hernia and is it repairable?
Related News Stories
DTN Daily Basis Comments
DTN's Grain Quick Takes
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Soy Inspections Bullish
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Fundamentally Speaking