Marketing and Promotion http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/5076/more en Resolving the inverse: Drought and normal crop scenarios http://farmindustrynews.com/business/resolving-inverse-drought-and-normal-crop-scenarios <div class="field-byline"> By Ed Usset, University of Minnesota Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Nearby (old crop) and new crop prices will morph together into one price.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/business/resolving-inverse-drought-and-normal-crop-scenarios" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/business/resolving-inverse-drought-and-normal-crop-scenarios#comments Business Marketing and Promotion Mon, 01 Apr 2013 14:18:00 +0000 63691 at http://farmindustrynews.com IFES 2012: Crop and livestock price prospects for 2013 http://farmindustrynews.com/business/ifes-2012-crop-and-livestock-price-prospects-2013 <div class="field-byline"> Darrel Good, University of Illinois </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> <strong>Crops</strong><br /> The crop price environment will likely remain very volatile in 2013, reflecting production uncertainty and unsettled economic issues. However, a transition to lower prices is anticipated as production rebounds. The extent of the price decline will depend heavily on the outcome of the 2013 crops.<br /> </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/business/ifes-2012-crop-and-livestock-price-prospects-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/business/ifes-2012-crop-and-livestock-price-prospects-2013#comments Business Marketing and Promotion Thu, 27 Dec 2012 16:16:00 +0000 61481 at http://farmindustrynews.com 2013 crop revenue risk: waiting for projected prices http://farmindustrynews.com/business/2013-crop-revenue-risk-waiting-projected-prices <div class="field-byline"> Gary Schnitkey, University of Illinois </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> For farmers taking revenue crop insurance, the lowest possible revenues for 2013 largely will be determined when projected prices for crop insurance are set of the end of February 2013. Currently, Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) futures contract used to set projected prices are near $6.35 for corn and $13.40 for soybeans. Herein, projected prices of these levels are placed in historical context. Then, historical changes in futures prices from December to February are examined to quantify downside risk to futures prices between now and February.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/business/2013-crop-revenue-risk-waiting-projected-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/business/2013-crop-revenue-risk-waiting-projected-prices#comments Business Marketing and Promotion Tue, 06 Nov 2012 19:55:00 +0000 60461 at http://farmindustrynews.com FAPRI report: Corn price falls less than 1% with full RFS waiver http://farmindustrynews.com/business/fapri-report-corn-price-falls-less-1-full-rfs-waiver <div class="node-body article-body"><p> A full waiver of the Renewable Fuel Standard&rsquo;s (RFS) conventional biofuel requirement might reduce corn prices by just 0.5% ($0.04 per bu.) in 2012/13, according to a <a href="http://renewablefuelsassociation.createsend1.com/t/y-l-jttyttt-hyutydlrd-u/">new analysis</a> conducted by the Food and Agriculture Policy Research Institute (FAPRI). The study also found corn ethanol production might slip by just 1.3% with a waiver in 2012/13, while corn available for livestock feed might increase just 0.6%.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/business/fapri-report-corn-price-falls-less-1-full-rfs-waiver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/business/fapri-report-corn-price-falls-less-1-full-rfs-waiver#comments Business Marketing and Promotion Tue, 09 Oct 2012 14:58:00 +0000 59921 at http://farmindustrynews.com Expectations for the 2012-13 corn marketing year http://farmindustrynews.com/business/expectations-2012-13-corn-marketing-year <div class="field-byline"> Darrel Good, University of Illinois </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> December 2012 corn futures reached a high of $6.735 on August 31, 2011, declined to a low of $5.23 on March 30, 2012, and are currently trading near $5.40. The steady decline in prices over the past few months reflects, in part, expectations for a large 2012 U.S. corn crop and some rebuilding of inventories during the year ahead.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/business/expectations-2012-13-corn-marketing-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/business/expectations-2012-13-corn-marketing-year#comments Business Marketing and Promotion Mon, 23 Apr 2012 16:46:00 +0000 55801 at http://farmindustrynews.com Corn and soybean consumption coming up short http://farmindustrynews.com/business/corn-and-soybean-consumption-coming-short <div class="field-byline"> By Todd Gleason, University of Illinois </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The high price of row crop commodities has slowed the pace of consumption. There are indications that both soybean and corn consumption will fall short of the most recent USDA projections, according to a University of Illinois ag economist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/business/corn-and-soybean-consumption-coming-short" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/business/corn-and-soybean-consumption-coming-short#comments Business Ethanol Futures Import and Export Marketing and Promotion USDA Mon, 01 Aug 2011 17:50:00 +0000 49081 at http://farmindustrynews.com Grain, livestock markets from Commodity Update http://farmindustrynews.com/grain-livestock-markets-commodity-update <div class="node-body video-body">Farmers can receive grain and livestock information on cell phones from Commodity Update. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/grain-livestock-markets-commodity-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/grain-livestock-markets-commodity-update#comments Livestock Strategy Mon, 18 Oct 2010 15:20:00 +0000 42971 at http://farmindustrynews.com ASTA suspends Market Choices http://farmindustrynews.com/asta-suspends-market-choices <div class="field-byline"> Mark Moore </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The American Seed Trade Association (ASTA) is suspending Market Choices, the grain-marketing program and certification</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/asta-suspends-market-choices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/asta-suspends-market-choices#comments Marketing and Promotion Mon, 27 Oct 2008 12:02:00 +0000 39909 at http://farmindustrynews.com Sign up for MarketMaxx http://farmindustrynews.com/sign-marketmaxx <div class="node-body article-body">Register by midnight, May 31, 2008, to play the corn and soybean marketing game. If you’re not yet playing MarketMaxx —</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/sign-marketmaxx" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/sign-marketmaxx#comments Strategy Wed, 28 May 2008 20:36:00 +0000 42029 at http://farmindustrynews.com