Below is AgWeb's full coverage of the June 29 Acreage and Grain Stocks reports. Check back to see more news and commentary of the data.
News & Analysis
Special Report: Gulke Dissects Acreage, Grain Stocks
Market expert Jerry Gulke says the market is lucky a huge corn crop is in the ground, since drought conditions may claim a portion of it.
U.S. Farmers Plant Largest Corn Crop since 1937
U.S. farmers planted 96.4 million acres of corn, up 5% from last year, making it the highest corn acreage in the last 75 years.
AgWeb Radio: Opening Commentary 6-29-12
Tom Grisafi of Indiana Grain Company says markets are trading firmer just before the crop report. Outside markets are firmer. About an hour after the report weather will be the main feature. Overall the market hav an upbeat tone.
The Allendale Wake-Up Call: First Time Grains Trade Through a Major Report
Farmland Forecast: Corn Stocks at Lowest Level since 1998
Standard Grain: Quick Thoughts on USDA Report
Soybean, Corn, and Cattle Daily Numbers & Trade Ideas: USDA/NASS Acreage and Stocks Report for 6/29/12
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Marketing Old Crop and New Crop 2012
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Acreage: Corn, Soybean and Wheat Acreage Up