DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 1:36PM CDT
Retail fertilizer values made muted moves this week, continuing a trend of relatively flat prices for non-nitrogen fertilizers.
Sens Press for Trade Action
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 1:29PM CDT
Senators raised concerns about lost market access in China and Japan, while they are also anxious to provide more certainty in the markets with action on the U.S. Mexico Canada Agreement. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said he continues trying to ease concerns of House Democrats on the trade deal.
USDA Weekly Crop Progress
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 1:27PM CDT
Corn planting was 92% complete and the portion of the crop that had emerged was rated 59% in good-to-excellent condition as of Sunday, June 16, according to this week's USDA NASS Crop Progress report. Soybean planting was 77% complete.
Grain Inspections Mixed
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 2:35PM CDT
Corn and soybean inspections were neutral to bearish while wheat inspections were neutral in the latest USDA export inspections report.