22:24PM Dec 02, 2016

Brazil Soybean Plantings 90 Percent Complete

Debra Beachy
AgWeb Contributing Editor
Brazil’s soybean plantings are 90% complete, according to Brazilian consultancy AgRural, of Curitiba. However, a lack of rainfall in the south of Mato Grosso do Sul and northern Parana states
18:36PM Dec 02, 2016

Why Ignoring Grain Markets During Holidays Is A Bad Idea

Ashley Davenport
AgWeb Contributor
The year is coming to an end and holiday activities are picking up, making it easy to stop paying attention to grain markets.
15:12PM Dec 02, 2016

Volatility Not Over for Cattle and Other Commodity Markets

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor
Commodities dropped 40-60% in value the past few years. How much longer will the slide continue?
11:09AM Dec 02, 2016

2017 Outlook: Hay Prices Rely on Basic Economics

Anna-Lisa Laca
Online and Business Editor
Supply is currently outpacing demand. If that continues hay prices will remain relatively the same.
22:14PM Dec 01, 2016

Analysts: Look for Demand Increase from USDA

Debra Beachy
AgWeb Contributing Editor
Coming after the end of harvest, USDA’s Dec. 9 WASDE report isn’t likely to move markets by changing production estimates. But analysts will be watching for adjustments to demand projections.
17:37PM Dec 01, 2016

Net Farm Income in Kentucky Could Drop to Lowest Level Since 2010

Associated Press
AgWeb Contributor
Farm incomes in Kentucky are expected to fall.
16:42PM Dec 01, 2016

4 Takeaways From USDA's 2016 Farm Sector Income Forecast

Ben Potter
Social Media and Innovation Editor
USDA-ERS recently released its Farm Income and Financial Forecasts report for 2016. Despite farm income sliding in recent years, Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack remains optimistic about the rural economy.