Dairy Outlook Sours
Thursday, April 9, 2020 7:10AM CDT
The dairy industry is likely to face yet another difficult year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Milk prices could fall to their lowest level in the last five years, according to one dairy policy expert.
USDA Reports Preview
Thursday, April 9, 2020 7:01AM CDT
As coronavirus deaths continue to rapidly rise in the U.S. and economic activity is at a standstill, USDA is likely to issue lower demand estimates for corn, soybeans and possibly wheat in Thursday's WASDE report, due out at 11 a.m. CDT. Tune into Thursday's post-report webinar for our thoughts, as well as spring weather comments from DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist Bryce Anderson.
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Thursday, April 9, 2020 6:57AM CDT
While the prices of six of the eight major fertilizers tracked by DTN moved higher during the first week of April, the price changes were minor.
Machinery Manufacturer Engines Sputter
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 11:21AM CDT
Ag machinery manufacturers are suspending operations or closing plants around the world as the industry struggles to understand how to keep well-tuned factory floors open for business and their employees safe.