Markets en Field crop price swings have small impacts on food prices <div class="field-byline"> USDA/ERS </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fluctuations in prices of major field crops — corn, wheat, and soybeans — have a relatively small impact on food prices. USDA’s Economic Research Service.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Wed, 29 Jun 2016 13:59:00 +0000 136201 at Photo: Getty Images Brexit: What's its impact on rice, cotton, grain prices? <div class="field-byline"> Robert Coats </div> <div class="field-deck"> United Kingdom votes to leave European Union </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union, rice, cotton, soybeans, corn, wheat, and oil experienced price weakness as markets moved into a risk-off mode.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Markets Government Management Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:19:00 +0000 137021 at <p><span>A Vote to Leave campaigner holds a placard at a rally for votes to leave the European Union in the referendum.</span></p> Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images Louisiana Farm Bureau members hear latest on regulations, outlook <div class="node-body gallery-body">Members of the Louisiana Farm Bureau Federation heard from a number of speakers and a wide range of agricultural issues at their 94th annual meeting.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Markets Sun, 26 Jun 2016 21:58:00 +0000 137011 at <p>Donald Schexnayder, left, and Randy Bracy, visit with Brian Breaux, commodities director for the Louisiana Farm Bureau, following the LFB&#39;s&nbsp;Labor/Environmental Conference at its annual meeting in New Orleans. Bracy chairs the Labor/Environmental Conference and Schexnayder chairs the Soybeans, Wheat and Feedgrains&nbsp;Advisory Committee.</p> Seven meetings set to discuss Missouri farm financial stress <div class="field-byline"> Duane Dailey, University of Missouri Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“The meetings will gather information rather than tell economic outlooks.” -- Scott Brown, University of Missouri economist.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Markets Management Events Finance Wed, 22 Jun 2016 15:44:00 +0000 136881 at Fed meeting likely near term supportive to rice, cotton, soy, corn, wheat <div class="field-byline"> By Robert Coats </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Federal Open Market Committee decides to maintain the target range for the federal funds rate at 1/4 to 1/2 percent, could be supportive for commodity markets. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Soybeans Rice Wheat Markets Mon, 20 Jun 2016 01:50:00 +0000 136771 at Robert Coats: Rice outlook – June 2016 <div class="field-byline"> Robert Coats, University of Arkansas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Global 2016-17 rice production is at an all-time high, but a world of building risk and uncertainty translate into higher prices in the first half of 2016.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Rice Markets Thu, 16 Jun 2016 14:48:00 +0000 136731 at Delta Farm Press Calendar of Events <div class="node-body article-body">Meetings, trade shows, field days and conferences for those involved in Mid-South agriculture.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Events Thu, 16 Jun 2016 11:04:00 +0000 46561 at Crop marketing: Think, observe, decide, and do <div class="field-byline"> Richard Brock, Brock Associates </div> <div class="field-deck"> Minimizing losses sometimes most important goal </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While the primary goal for farmers selling corn or soybean is maximizing profits, minimizing losses is sometimes even more important. This is a make-or-break year for many farmers.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Management Fri, 10 Jun 2016 13:19:00 +0000 136431 at Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images Calcot’s Neeper to speak at June Ag Market Network teleconference <div class="node-body article-body">Ag Market Network speakers to discuss crop production and USDA supply/demand numbers during monthly conference call.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Markets Wed, 08 Jun 2016 21:24:00 +0000 136451 at <p>Jarral Neeper</p> No room in U.S. grain silos means dumping wheat in parking lots <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Wilson and Megan Durisin, Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Some American wheat farmers are not only going to lose money on every bushel they harvest this month, many won’t have a proper place to store it.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Markets Management Tue, 07 Jun 2016 13:24:00 +0000 136311 at Delta Farm Press