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Projected Margins and Breakeven Prices for Corn - from Michael Langemeier and Michael Boehlje from Purdue University

Posted by John Fulton -

A recent farmdoc daily article ( April 29, 2016 ) examines the relationship between farm corn price and the stocks-to-use ratio. Using the authors' reciprocal model, the forecast of 2016-17 U.S. average farm corn price was $3.70 per bushel. How does this price...

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National Organic Feed Grain and Feedstuffs Market News Update

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2015 ARP and SCO Payments for Corn and Soybeans in Illinois - from Gary Schnitkey

Posted by John Fulton -

For 2015, county level insurance products made payments in some Illinois Counties. Area Risk Protection (ARP) made payments in 25 counties for corn and three counties for soybeans. Supplemental Coverage Option (SCO) made payments in 16 counties for corn and one county for soybeans. For corn, some of the ARP payments were large. Area Revenue Protection (ARP) Payments...

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