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Soybeans, corn, wheat down Friday

Soybeans were lower on profit taking and technical selling, while still finishing mixed on the week. The trade’s watching planting, expecting good progress, outside of likely delays in some northern growing areas. There’s the possibility of some heat stress, but for now, the moisture... Read More.

Winter wheat average on OK-KS line

A custom harvester says the winter wheat crop is average at the Kansas-Oklahoma border. Ryan Haffner says the wheat was really stressed at one point and there was some damage. “Test weights are still good. Protein is ok. The yields are variable 25 to... Read More.

Day 3, Kansas Wheat Harvest Report

By Julia Debes, Kansas Wheat KANSAS — This is day 3 of the Kansas Wheat Harvest Reports, brought to you by the Kansas Wheat Commission, Kansas Association of Wheat Growers, Kansas Grain and Feed Association and the Kansas... Read More.

Winter wheat harvest average on OK-KS line

A custom harvester says the winter wheat crop is average at the Kansas-Oklahoma border. Ryan Haffner says the wheat was really stressed at one point and there was some damage. “Test weights are still good. Protein is ok and yields are variable from 25 to... Read More.

Corn sees post-WASDE gain, with soybeans, wheat down

Soybeans were lower on fund and technical selling. The lone change for carryout projections was that new crop U.S. ending stocks were up on the month following a reduction in the old crop crush. That pushed 2023/24 U.S. ending stocks to 350 million... Read More.

Northern Illinois wheat producer excited for harvest

A northern Illinois farmer says the wheat crop looks as good as he’s ever seen. Mark Tuttle, who’s based in Dekalb County, says he’s excited about the upcoming harvest. “It’s a couple weeks early and it’s starting to get a little yellow tint to it.” ... Read More.

2024 U.S. winter wheat estimate up on month, year

The USDA has increased its 2024 U.S. winter wheat production guess. Production is now pegged at 1.295 billion bushels, 1% larger than the May guess and up 4% from 2023’s total of 1.248 billion bushels, due to a higher average yield projection. The average... Read More.

24/25 soybean ending stocks up, wheat down, corn steady

The USDA raised the new crop ending stocks projection for soybeans, while lowering wheat and leaving corn unchanged. The 10 million bushel month-to-month rise for the 2024/25 soybean carryout to 455 million bushels followed a 10 million bushel reduction in 2023/24 crush to 2.29... Read More.

Wheat higher, soybeans, corn lower ahead of USDA numbers

Soybeans were lower on fund and technical selling. Beans followed the lead of soybean meal, while watching U.S. planting and development conditions. Planting is close to wrapping up in some areas, emergence is ahead of average, and the first national condition rating of... Read More.

Day 2, Kansas Wheat Harvest Report

By Julia Debes, Kansas Wheat KANSAS — This is day 2 of the Kansas Wheat Harvest Reports, brought to you by the Kansas Wheat Commission, Kansas Association of Wheat Growers, Kansas Grain and Feed Association and the Kansas... Read More.

Day 1, Kansas Wheat Harvest Report

By Julia Debes, Kansas Wheat KANSAS — This is day 1 of the Kansas Wheat Harvest Reports, brought to you by the Kansas Wheat Commission, Kansas Association of Wheat Growers, Kansas Grain and Feed Association and the Kansas... Read More.