Marketing http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/taxonomy/term/6101/more en Will the soybean bulls remain on the sideline? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-soybean-bulls-remain-sideline <div class="node-body blog-body">U.Ss dollar, crude oil, soybean demand. They are all important in the soybean market right now.</div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-soybean-bulls-remain-sideline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-soybean-bulls-remain-sideline#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 22 Jul 2016 18:18:00 +0000 105401 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Researchers revisit USDA corn and soybean stock estimates http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/researchers-revisit-usda-corn-and-soybean-stock-estimates <div class="field-byline"> Scott Irwin and Darrel Good, University of Illinois </div> <div class="field-deck"> USDA grain stocks reports gives market a surprise </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Report states that the USDA grain stocks report has more of an impact on corn stocks than previously thought.</div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/researchers-revisit-usda-corn-and-soybean-stock-estimates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/researchers-revisit-usda-corn-and-soybean-stock-estimates#comments Marketing Marketing and Promotion Fri, 22 Jul 2016 17:59:00 +0000 105411 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Grain prices fall sharply after USDA releases Grain Supply and Demand report http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/grain-prices-fall-sharply-after-usda-releases-grain-supply-and-demand-report <div class="node-body blog-body">The USDA Grain Supply and Demand Report predicts good yields for the 2016 harvest in both the corn and soybean fields. This news sent prices falling and is expected to have a significant financial impact on Midwest farmers.</div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/grain-prices-fall-sharply-after-usda-releases-grain-supply-and-demand-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/grain-prices-fall-sharply-after-usda-releases-grain-supply-and-demand-report#comments Marketing Marketing and Promotion Focus on Ag Mon, 18 Jul 2016 18:07:00 +0000 105271 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Less outlook, more inlook for corn and soybean producers http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/less-outlook-more-inlook-corn-and-soybean-producers <div class="field-deck"> Check out the management in your corn and soybean operation first </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Corn and soybean producers need to look at their farm management more than what is going on in the world markets.</div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/less-outlook-more-inlook-corn-and-soybean-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/less-outlook-more-inlook-corn-and-soybean-producers#comments Marketing Marketing and Promotion Thu, 14 Jul 2016 17:57:00 +0000 105201 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Growth rates of fertilizer, pesticide, and seed costs increase over time http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/growth-rates-fertilizer-pesticide-and-seed-costs-increase-over-time <div class="field-byline"> Source: Gary Schnitkey and Sarah Sellars, University of Illinois </div> <div class="field-deck"> Inputs benefit crops but the prices may hurt the bottom line. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The price of crop inputs may soon outweigh revenue.</div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/growth-rates-fertilizer-pesticide-and-seed-costs-increase-over-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/growth-rates-fertilizer-pesticide-and-seed-costs-increase-over-time#comments Marketing Crops Wed, 13 Jul 2016 16:29:00 +0000 105181 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Soybean Market volatility remains with new ending stock numbers http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-market-volatility-remains-new-ending-stock-numbers <div class="node-body blog-body">Expect extreme volatiliy in the bean market. Weather becomes a major factor. Many areas have witnessed soybean conditions increase 1 percent.</div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-market-volatility-remains-new-ending-stock-numbers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-market-volatility-remains-new-ending-stock-numbers#comments Marketing Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 12 Jul 2016 21:46:00 +0000 105161 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Soybean prices dominated by supply uncertainty http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/soybean-prices-dominated-supply-uncertainty <div class="field-byline"> Darrel L. Good, University of Illinois </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> As is typically the case this time of year, price direction will now be mostly determined by U.S. crop prospects, with the pace of consumption playing a minor role.</p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/soybean-prices-dominated-supply-uncertainty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/soybean-prices-dominated-supply-uncertainty#comments Marketing Long- Term Operating Plan Mon, 11 Jul 2016 21:03:00 +0000 105141 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Keep a level head when assessing farm financials http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/keep-level-head-when-assessing-farm-financials <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>In the emotionally charged era of the economic downturn, interesting exchanges occur between lender and borrower.</p> <p>At a recent agricultural bankers&rsquo; conference, one lender asked, &ldquo;What do you say to a farmer that tells you, &lsquo;It&rsquo;s my net worth and if I want to lose $200,000 in equity it is mine, not yours.&rsquo;&rdquo; Well, in some cases, producers with high net worth may feel able to take the economic hit. However, there may be more to a comment like this that necessitates further examination.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/keep-level-head-when-assessing-farm-financials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/keep-level-head-when-assessing-farm-financials#comments Marketing Long-Term Operating Loans Road Warrior Mon, 11 Jul 2016 19:37:00 +0000 105131 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Crop conditions are a mix across the United States http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/crop-conditions-are-mix-across-united-states <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>When it comes to crop production, most long-term farm operators are often heard saying that <em>&ldquo;no two years are the same&rdquo;.</em></p> <p>That statement is certainly true in many portions of Southern Minnesota and Northern Iowa as it relates to the 2016 growing season, in comparison to the previous year.</p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/crop-conditions-are-mix-across-united-states" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/crop-conditions-are-mix-across-united-states#comments Marketing corn production Focus on Ag Mon, 11 Jul 2016 14:50:00 +0000 105121 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Will U.S. Soybean production square up the global balance sheet? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-us-soybean-production-square-global-balance-sheet <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> Soybeans caught a slight bid Friday morning, but many insiders believe the market now looks poised to test major psychological and technical support in the $10-10.20 range vs. the NOV16 contract. </p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-us-soybean-production-square-global-balance-sheet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/will-us-soybean-production-square-global-balance-sheet#comments Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 08 Jul 2016 21:31:00 +0000 105101 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com