This Fall A Good One To Store Grain On The Farm -- Economist
09/23/2014 @ 12:00pm
This may be the year to keep as much of your newly harvested corn close to home. Declining corn market prices make paying for commercial storage or selling straight out of the field far from ideal scenarios, making on-farm storage a more attractive option for capturing more value for the grain…
Machinery Depreciation Most Likely Leader Of Lower Input Costs -- Economist
09/23/2014 @ 11:27am
During the farm crisis of the 1980s, non-land input costs ultimately followed the massive slide in general farm income. Now, as grain prices and incomes continue to fall -- though not yet to the extent of the 1980s crash -- there's growing speculation about the prospects of a similar cost…
Yield Potential High As Crop Matures
09/23/2014 @ 7:36am
Crops are slowly maturing, with another warm extended fall across most of the corn belt that is allowing crops to get closer to maturity. That is occurring while crops are continuing to be highly rated, with yield models still well above current USDA estimates. Weather remains nearly…
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DES MOINES, Iowa (Agriculture.com)—On Tuesday, a lack of fresh news, other than big yield reports, has the CME Group’s corn, soybean and wheat markets trading lower. At mid-session, the December corn futures are…
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