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Constant Change

South Dakota SoybeanDec 3, 2019

Weather, Technology and Economics Drive Need to Adapt It doesn’t take a historian to see that farming today is different than it was a generation…

Harvest

U.S. Soybean Harvest Surpasses Halfway Mark

Rob HatchettNov 4, 2019

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) weekly Crop Progress report estimated that 62% of the 2019 U.S. soybean crop had been harvested as of October…

Marketplace

India Poised for Lower Oilseed Output in 2019/20

Rob HatchettSep 24, 2019

India’s Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) attaché office issued its Oilseeds and Products Update at the end of August. In the report, the Post trimmed its…

Planting

U.S. Farmers Report First Progress in Seeding 2019 U.S. Soybean Crop

Rob HatchettApr 28, 2019

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) issued the update for the seeding of the 2019 campaign. As of April 21,…

Exports

Brazil’s Soy Crop May Shrink, Slowing Exports

Rob HatchettMar 14, 2019

Brazil’s attaché office issued its latest Oilseeds and Products Update in late January. In the report, the post noted that Brazilian farmers were estimated to…

Supply Chain

El Niño Footprint Surfacing in South America, May Drift North

Rob HatchettJan 27, 2019

Ongoing dryness in major soybean growing regions of Brazil have been a feature in global oilseed markets in recent months as traders continue to mull…