NEWS
Informa Lowers Wheat Output Forecast
Fri May 3, 2013 01:35 PM CDT

CHICAGO (Dow Jones) -- Closely watched crop forecaster Informa Economics Inc. on Wednesday projected U.S. winter wheat output of 1.631 billion bushels this year, down 1% or 14 million bushels from last year, traders said.

Informa forecast hard red winter wheat output of 903 millions bushels, down 101 million bushels on the year, and soft red winter wheat production of 506 million bushels, up 86 million bushels on the year, traders said.

Informa also raised its outlook for corn production in Brazil and Argentina. Informa raised its projection for Brazil's corn output 350,000 metric tons to 71.95 million tons, and ...

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 Daily Basis Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
DTN's Grain Quick Takes
USDA Reports Corn Sale
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Fundamentally Speaking
Exporters Report Soybean, Corn Sales