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    USDA Weekly Crop Progress Report

    The U.S. soybean harvest has entered the home stretch, while about a quarter of the corn crop remains to be harvested as […]

    November 19, 2019
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    2019 Beet Harvest Over-Frozen Sugarbeets Left to Rot in Upper Midwest

    The 2019 sugarbeet harvest in the Red River Valley ended on Nov. 9 when American Crystal Sugar Company (ACSC) was no longer […]

    November 19, 2019
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    Soybean Crush Prospects

    The release of the NOPA soybean crush estimates last Friday indicated crush levels picked up substantially in October.  Driven by a moderate […]

    November 19, 2019
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    Disaster Avoided? Reviewing the 2019 Grain Ending Stocks Situation

    Grain markets in 2019 had a familiar feel – a late June rally that faded as concerns about the U.S. corn and […]

    November 19, 2019
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    Volatility Challenges Rice Industry Infrastructure

    Volatility in Arkansas long-grain rice acreage places undue stress on industry infrastructure. And currently, near-term market indicators show slightly bullish prices, but […]

    November 19, 2019
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    Federal Reserve Ag Credit Surveys-2019 Third Quarter Farm Economy Conditions

    Last week, the Federal Reserve Banks of Chicago, St. Louis, Kansas City and Minneapolis released updates regarding farm income, farmland values and agricultural credit conditions […]

    November 18, 2019
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    Bankers Worry About Liquidity as Farmers Adjust to Lean Times

    A majority of farms remain profitable. However, their profit margins are smaller than in recent years, and bankers are growing more concerned […]

    November 18, 2019
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    Propane Availability Issues Continue, Halt Harvest in Some Areas

    As if the 2019 growing season didn’t have enough weather challenges, corn harvest has come to a complete halt for some farmers […]

    November 18, 2019
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    Marijuana, Hemp Cross-pollination a Budding Conflict

    Outdoor marijuana growers are reporting an increase in cross-pollination from hemp farms, a development that could mean marijuana cultivators might lose upwards […]

    November 18, 2019
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    Feedback From The Field – Nov. 18, 2019

    Use the interactive map below to see all this year’s reports just by clicking the flagged locations. Click the box in the […]

    November 18, 2019