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20
Jun
2017
Arkansas soybean market report for June 12-16, 2017
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist The past week of trading in the Arkansas 2016 Soybean Cash Market started rocky with an 11 cent weekend loss.  Trading opened on Monday at a statewide average of $9.16, a 9 cent improvement over the previous week opening average.  Price held steady to midweek before posting gains on each […]

13
Jun
2017
Market Outlook with Supply and Demand for Field Crops June 2017
Author: Archie Flanders, Extension Economist

By Archie Flanders, Agricultural Economist Large ending 2016-2017 market year stocks become beginning stocks for the 2017 market year, and 2017 crop price forecasts reflect abundant supplies that impact prices. Projected increases in livestock and poultry products for 2017 and 2018 will marginally reduce supplies as feed inputs increase and create support for prices, but […]

12
Jun
2017
Arkansas soybean market report for June 5-9, 2017
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist The first full week of June trading began with a modest 2 cent gain in the Arkansas 2016 Soybean Cash Market.  Trading opened on Monday at a statewide average of $9.07, an improvement of 7 cents over the previous week opening average.  Price posted gains each day of the trading […]

03
Jun
2017
Arkansas soybean market report for May 29-June 2, and May monthly summary
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist The shortened Memorial Day trading week began with a 27 cent extended weekend loss in the Arkansas 2016 Soybean Cash Market.  Trading opened on Tuesday at a statewide average of $9.00, 43 cents under the previous Monday average.  Price traded within a narrow range before closing on Friday with an […]

31
May
2017
Uncertainty about U.S. long grain rice acreage supportive of prices
Author: Bobby Coats, Professor of Economics

By Bobby Coats, Professor of Economics Domestic and global rice fundamentals remain bearish while U.S. acreage decrease may help firm near-term prices. Presently, I am cautiously bullish on U.S. long grain rice prices. The U.S. and global long grain rice market is a highly complex and a challenging marketplace, due to the extreme importance of […]

31
May
2017
Food and Agribusiness Webinar Series: Recorded presentations now available
Author: Bobby Coats, Professor of Economics

By Bobby Coats, Professor of Economics The first two recordings of many more yet to come in the Food and Agribusiness Webinar Series are now available. U.S. Rice Supplies Expected to Tighten in 2017/18; U.S. Prices Projected Higher, May 25, 2017 Presenter: Nathan Childs, agricultural economist with USDA’s Economic Research Service.  This webinar focused on USDA’s […]

30
May
2017
Arkansas Soybean Market Report for May 22-26, 2017
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist A 3 cent weekend gain in the Arkansas 2016 Soybean Cash Market was quickly lost over the shortened Memorial Day holiday trading week as price opened on Monday at a $9.43 statewide average and fell to $9.27 by Thursday (Figure 1).  The market opening price on Monday was 15 cents […]

23
May
2017
What to expect from the markets this week, May 22, 2017
Author: Bobby Coats, Professor of Economics

By Bobby Coats, Professor of Economics Market “Near Term” Snap Shot 10-year Treasury Yield: Slightly bullish – lower yield S&P 500: Likely consolidates for a period before moving higher Global Equities: Some consolidating gains; others near term bullish; any significant corrective activity in the S&P 500 will spill-over into many global equities U.S. Dollar: Sideways […]

22
May
2017
Arkansas soybean market report for May 15-19, 2017
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist A 13 cent weekend gain in the Arkansas 2016 Soybean Cash Market was held through midweek before price moved sharply lower on Thursday.  The losses were partially regained in Friday trading, price finished lower compared to the previous week (Figure 1).  The market opened on Monday at a statewide average […]

12
May
2017
Arkansas soybean market report for May 8-12, 2017
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist A 4 cent weekend loss in the Arkansas 2016 Soybean Cash Market was quickly offset by a week of generally higher prices before the gains were completely wiped out in Friday trading to end the week.  The market opened on Monday at a statewide average of $9.48 and moved higher, […]