As we cruise into the growing season, it’s difficult to think about anything other than planting.
Jerry Gulke is watching several things this week as planting season will soon be over and too late for price to influence planting decision, as the ship will have sailed.
The May 10 USDA reports had the potential to send the markets higher. The markets did go up, but that price jump vanished. The corn, soybean and wheat markets all closed lower for the week.
Jerry Gulke dives deeper into last week's discussion regarding media rhetoric about China buying and market movements since Friday.
After the 2017 Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour, the bottom line from U.S. market analysts was “no bullish story for corn.” Of course, that analysis (including mine) came with, “unless there’s a weather problem.”
When a farm clashes with freedom of religion
$100 Ideas - Late Spring 2018