The head of the Farm Credit Administration told members of Congress
the system remains strong despite financial challenges in agriculture.
See DTN Ag News. BFarm Credit Safe, Sound...
As the CFTC takes another crack at rules that would place trading
limits on speculative noncommercial traders, the commission's new chairman said
CFTC has incorporated several recommendations to try to ease some concerns of
agricultural hedgers. The debate about position limits has been over the
balancing act between what constitutes a bona fide hedge and what meets the
definition of speculation.
See DTN Ag News. BCFTC Chair Keeps Focus on Ag...
Corn harvested was 76% this past week, 16 percentage points behind
the five-year average. Soybeans harvested was 91%, 4 percentage points behind
See DTN Ag News. 4^USDA Weekly Crop Progress...
There's no one way to pump up soybean yields, so finding a system
that works for your farm is critical for profitability.
See DTN Ag News. BMore Green From Beans - 6...
Sugarbeet growers in eastern North Dakota and northwest Minnesota had
to leave frozen beets unable to be harvested in the ground, with some losing a
significant amount of their 2019 crop.
See DTN Ag News. 1^Cash Market Moves...