Contributors

Rob Hatchett

Senior Economist
Doane Advisory Services

Planting

U.S. Soybean Growers, Market Eye February Prices Ahead of Plantings

Rob HatchettFeb 25, 2020

February is a crucial month for many U.S. growers of summer crops as prices during this period help to drive planting intentions for the upcoming…

Demand

February WASDE Provides Mixed U.S., World Supply Outlooks

Rob HatchettFeb 18, 2020

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) issued its monthly World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) on Tuesday, February 11. In the report, the agency…

Exports

U.S. Soybean Shipments Still Reflect Diverse Reach

Rob HatchettFeb 13, 2020

According to Federal Grain Inspections Service (FGIS) data, 19.794 million tonnes of U.S. soybeans have been inspected for export between September 1st and December 19th.…

Demand

Conclusions Following USDA’s Quarterly Stocks

Rob HatchettFeb 4, 2020

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) issued its quarterly Grain Stocks report in mid-January. The much-anticipated report is one of four regular updates provided throughout…

Crushers

U.S. Soybean Crushings Rebound in December

Rob HatchettJan 29, 2020

The National Oilseed Processor Association (NOPA) issued December soybean crush and stocks data on Wednesday, January 15. According to the data, NOPA member soybean processing…

Buyers

Funds Hold Neutral Position in Soybean Market to Begin 2020

Rob HatchettJan 21, 2020

According to the latest Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Commitments of Traders (COT) disaggregated report, commodity funds were shown to have held a mostly neutral…