Headline News

06/25/2019
Floods Hit Southern Plains Cattle

Volunteers in communities throughout the Southern Plains have been quick to offer help to farmers and ranchers affected by devastating floods this spring.

06/25/2019
Cash Market Moves

U.S. planted spring wheat acres are expected to be lower than original intentions due to poor weather and final plant dates affecting how many acres went in.

06/25/2019
USDA Weekly Crop Progress

Ninety-six percent of intended corn acres and 85% of intended soybean acres were planted as of Sunday, June 23, according to this week's USDA NASS Crop Progress report.

06/24/2019
Pests of the Week

What lies in wait for emerging soybean plants? Aphids, bean leaf beetles and soybean gall midge have been spotted.

06/24/2019
Many Wet-Condition Crop Concerns Ahead

Weather forecasters expect a cool and wet summer to challenge already-delayed crops.

06/24/2019
DDG Weekly Update

DTN's weekly spot price for domestic distillers dried grains was up $4 on average, at $141 per ton.

06/21/2019
Corn Export Sales Bearish

This week's export sales report should be viewed as bearish for corn and sorghum, neutral for soybeans and wheat.

06/21/2019
Soybean Seed Leftovers

Storage could be less successful given lower quality and germination rates from the late 2018 harvest.

06/21/2019
USDA Moves PP Haying Date

Under pressure from farm groups and Congress, USDA's Risk Management Agency on Thursday announced it has changed the haying and grazing restrictions on prevented planting acres. The change allows farmers who plant cover crops on prevented planting acres to hay, graze or chop those fields on Sept. 1, rather than the traditional restriction date of Nov. 1.