"“We saw how price spikes caused by this government mandate impacts turkey growers when corn prices reached almost $8 per bushel: U.S. turkey production declined by 9 percent, resulting in loss of rural jobs.”

"“We saw how price spikes caused by this government mandate impacts turkey growers when corn prices reached almost $8 per bushel: U.S. turkey production declined by 9 percent, resulting in loss of rural jobs.”

Agriculture Apps: Type of Crop: Corn, Soybeans, Milo or Wheat  Field Type: Dryland or Irrigated  Production Cost Inputs: Including Number of Acres, Insurance %, APH Yied, Ins. Yield and many, many more  Sales History:  Track each sale by Date, Bushels sold, Cash price, Delivery period, buyer  Profit and Loss:  Factor in Basis, Offset, and Contract plus your historical sales information and cost inputs to help you make informed decisions about your grain marketing.

Agriculture Apps: Type of Crop: Corn, Soybeans, Milo or Wheat Field Type: Dryland or Irrigated Production Cost Inputs: Including Number of Acres, Insurance %, APH Yied, Ins. Yield and many, many more Sales History: Track each sale by Date, Bushels sold, Cash price, Delivery period, buyer Profit and Loss: Factor in Basis, Offset, and Contract plus your historical sales information and cost inputs to help you make informed decisions about your grain marketing.

Projections put 2017 net incomes low, so long as corn prices stay under $4 per bushel. Result: continuing erosion of financial positions on many grain farms.

Projections put 2017 net incomes low, so long as corn prices stay under $4 per bushel. Result: continuing erosion of financial positions on many grain farms.

Once combines are shedded for fall 2014, it's likely that corn growers will turn to pencil and paper to begin calculating how they can bring home a profit in 2015.  Current expert projections are that 2015 corn will cost some $4.50 per bushel to grow and today's price projection for 2015 corn commodities is near $4.00 per bushel. Read more on Producer's website!

Once combines are shedded for fall 2014, it's likely that corn growers will turn to pencil and paper to begin calculating how they can bring home a profit in 2015. Current expert projections are that 2015 corn will cost some $4.50 per bushel to grow and today's price projection for 2015 corn commodities is near $4.00 per bushel. Read more on Producer's website!

If you've been to a supermarket in the past 2 months, you've noticed that the price of corn has surged 50%! Price momentum indicates corn could rise at least 21 percent over the next six months, putting $9.50 a bushel or even higher into play.

Why $9 Corn Could Be a Big Problem for the Economy

Corn prices — already up 50 percent in the past two months — could go significantly higher if current trends hold up, and the effects would be felt all throughout the economy.

Corn prices hit record as crops shrivel

Corn prices hit record as crops shrivel - The Buzz - Investment and Stock Market News

TUESDAY, July 31, 2012 - The price of corn has soared during recent weeks as extremely hot and dry weather bakes states in the Midwest. Corn futures surged almost 22 cents on Monday to $8.20 per bushel, near the all-time high of $8.24½ hit on July 20. Investors are worried the U.S. drought will ravage crops. That has pushed corn up 27% this year and stirred fears of higher food prices.

Vital Signs Chart: Soaring Corn Prices

TUESDAY, July 31, 2012 - The price of corn has soared during recent weeks as extremely hot and dry weather bakes states in the Midwest. Corn futures surged almost 22 cents on Monday to $8.20 per bushel, near the all-time high of $8.24½ hit on July 20. Investors are worried the U.S. drought will ravage crops. That has pushed corn up 27% this year and stirred fears of higher food prices.

Updated projections by the Agriculture Department on Thursday forecast significant price declines for corn, wheat and even soybeans — all large enough to trigger potential payments under the new farm bill. Corn stands out the most, with average prices dropping to $3.90 per bushel in the coming crop year, even after the department assumes reduced...

USDA forecasts price drops

Projected declines for corn, wheat and soybeans could trigger payments under the new farm bill.

Curious about the value of corn in some food products? We were, too! That’s why we took a look to see the value of corn (or, in some cases the value of corn used to make a food ingredient) if corn is priced at $6.00 per bushel (about 10.7 cents/pound).

Curious about the value of corn in some food products? We were, too! That’s why we took a look to see the value of corn (or, in some cases the value of corn used to make a food ingredient) if corn is priced at $6.00 per bushel (about 10.7 cents/pound).

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Due to the ongoing drought affecting a large portion of the United States, the price of corn bushels are up “50%.”  Because of the increase in the price of corn, many experts in a variety of fields are vocalizing their concerns with the use of corn to produce ethanol.

Due to the ongoing drought affecting a large portion of the United States, the price of corn bushels are up “50%.” Because of the increase in the price of corn, many experts in a variety of fields are vocalizing their concerns with the use of corn to produce ethanol.

Since mid-November, China has turned away 1.45 million metric tons of U.S. corn because of the presence of unapproved Syngenta GMO varieties. In addition to direct losses to our farmers and exporters, the rejections have depressed U.S. corn prices by an estimated 11 cents per bushel, accounting for projected losses of $1.14 billion for U.S. corn farmers for the last nine months of the marketing year that ends on August 31. U.S. farmers & exporters lose. Syngenta stays rich.

Since mid-November, China has turned away million metric tons of U. corn because of the presence of unapproved Syngenta GMO varieties.

"The price of corn or the price of beans…that’s what makes or breaks us, so we need every bushel we can get." - Iowa grower Jeff Frank #farming

"The price of corn or the price of beans…that’s what makes or breaks us, so we need every bushel we can get.

One lessor cited by Oldham describes the kind of stress that his wind income has helped to alleviate: “A few years ago corn was $7 a bushel,” he says. “Now my cost to raise it is $4.20 and [the price] could fall to $2.70. It’s going to break a lot of people.” The new income could also enable new farmers to get a foothold in the business. One fifth-generation Iowa farmer remarked to Oldham that his lease has enabled him to stop farming and lease out his land to others: “Before, I raised corn…

Wind turbines are helping to preserve family farms and provide communities with new resources for improving roads, schools and other civic infrastructure.

Red Poly Box Truck 8 Bushel Capacity by Bayhead Products. $180.95. POLY BOX TRUCK Maximum Durability and Longevity at an Affordable Price. The poly box truck features an easy-to-clean, seamless molded polyethylene body for superior strength and durability. Plastic body is mounted directly to a rugged all-welded angle iron dolly frame for extra strength. Truck includes four smooth rolling rubber casters (2 swivel, 2 rigid) that are welded to the dolly base in a...

Red Poly Box Truck 8 Bushel Capacity by Bayhead Products. $180.95. POLY BOX TRUCK Maximum Durability and Longevity at an Affordable Price. The poly box truck features an easy-to-clean, seamless molded polyethylene body for superior strength and durability. Plastic body is mounted directly to a rugged all-welded angle iron dolly frame for extra strength. Truck includes four smooth rolling rubber casters (2 swivel, 2 rigid) that are welded to the dolly base in a...

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