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Market Update Feb 16th

Markets are closed Monday  Feb 19th in observance of Presidents Day. Corn market has been stable this week. Rain in Brazil has slowed field work, but it is not having an impact on prices. Beans are still watching the weather
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Feb 9th Market Update

Prices for corn in the elevator improved this week for current, river open and new crop. Some eyes are on China as there is a push to process more corn and the crackdown on GMO’s have switched some buying from
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Feb 2nd Market Update

The current corn market closed up slightly for the week. River open was also slightly improved while new crop remained flat. Higher feed usage and ethanol production are expected in the Thursday report. However, weather conditions in South America are
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Corn Production Comparison

Corn for grain production in 2017 was estimated at 14.6 billion bushels, down 4 percent from the 2016 estimate. The average yield in the United States was estimated at a record high 176.6 bushels per acre, 2.0 bushels above the
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