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26
Sep
2016
Arkansas soybean market report for Sept. 19-23, 2016
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist The old crop (2015) Arkansas soybean market held steady over the weekend to begin the past week of trading and rose sharply on Tuesday before entering a decline that extended through the remaining days of trading.  The Monday opening price was $9.91 and rose to $10.11 on Tuesday, the first […]

16
Sep
2016
Arkansas soybean market report for Sept. 12-16, 2016
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist A 16 cent weekend decline sent the old crop (2015) Arkansas soybean market into a down trend that extended into midweek.  The Monday opening price was $9.89 as the market returned to its post-Labor Day opening level.  Price eventually fell to $9.67 on Wednesday before regaining all of its in-week […]

15
Sep
2016
Supply and demand for field crops – September 2016
Author: Archie Flanders, Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness

 By Archie Flanders, Agricultural Economist The September report for the supply and demand situation of field crops maintains market fundamentals that are resulting in low commodity prices. Supplies have historical cycles above and below equilibrium, and prices have corresponding trends. Current supplies with low prices will cycle to lower supply levels with favorable prices. Projected […]

12
Sep
2016
September Arkansas crop yield forecasts
Author: Archie Flanders, Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness

By Archie Flanders, Agricultural Economist Reported September field crop yield forecasts by the National Agricultural Statistics Service reflect August flooding in many Arkansas regions. September yields are only reported as state averages. Thus, September state level forecasts mask the severity of flood impacts in some counties. The NASS report indicates that yields for corn, grain […]

09
Sep
2016
Arkansas soybean market report for Sept. 5-9, 2016
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist The Labor Day extended weekend added 4 cents to old crop (2015) Arkansas soybean market prices and gave hope for a week of possible gains.  The Tuesday opening price of $9.89 was followed by a 14 cent rise on Wednesday that reinforced the gains possibility before the market went flat […]

03
Sep
2016
Arkansas soybean market report for Aug. 29-Sept. 2, 2016
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist The old crop (2015) Arkansas soybean market lost 5 cents over the weekend and entered a steady, daily decline that extended throughout the week before finally ending on Friday with a very modest upturn.  The market opened on Monday at $10.14, a 47 cent lower price than the previous Monday.  […]

26
Aug
2016
Arkansas soybean cash market report for Aug. 22-26, 2016
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist A 13 cent weekend gain in the old crop (2015) Arkansas soybean market was wiped away during the past week as price fell each trading day.  The market opened on Monday at $10.61, a full 10 cents above the previous Monday, but closed on Friday at a statewide average of […]

24
Aug
2016
Supply and Demand for Field Crops – August 2016
Author: Archie Flanders, Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness

By Archie Flanders, Agricultural Economist The primary components of market conditions that determine prices for U.S. field crops are the supply and demand situation for each crop and the value of the dollar. Supply and demand conditions are indicated by stocks-to-use ratios which are updated by U.S.D.A. monthly reports. Crop prices attempt to ration supply […]

22
Aug
2016
Arkansas soybean market report for August 15-19, 2016
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist The old crop (2015) Arkansas soybean market gained 26 cents over the weekend before entering into a basically steady week.  The market opened on Monday at $10.51 and closed on Friday at a statewide average of $10.48, an overall 23 cent improvement for the week (Figure 1).  The market remains […]

15
Aug
2016
Arkansas soybean market report for Aug. 8-12, 2016
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist The old crop (2015) Arkansas soybean market gained 5 cents over the weekend and added another 9 cents on Monday before going flat for the remainder of the trading week.  The market opened on Monday at $10.20 and closed on Friday at a statewide average of $10.25, an overall 10 […]