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Corn outlook suggests lower yield and less demand

A market analyst sees a decline in yield and export demand for this year’s U.S. corn crop. Naomi Blohm with Total Farm Marketing says she anticipates a larger old crop carryout in USDA’s July supply and demand report. “Because our exports are still not fantastic... Read More.

Ag banker suggests using money markets to stretch cash reserves

An agricultural banker says many farmers were able to pay down debt with last year’s stronger earnings, but farmers should consider an additional strategy now. Sam Miller with BMO Harris Bank tells Brownfield the overall financial condition of farmers this year is great, but... Read More.

Research suggests online grocery shopping is here to stay

Research funded by the Beef Checkoff shows consumers’ online grocery shopping habits that came about during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic shutdowns are here to stay. Mike Simone is the Executive Director of market research and intelligence at the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association. AUDIO: Healthy... Read More.

Consultant suggests $20 soybeans still possible

A consultant in the oilseed industry says $20 soybeans are still a possibility despite a recent decline in prices.  John Baize has worked in the soybean industry for more than four decades and says if a large part of the Midwest has poor weather... Read More.