Feed Grain Outlook

  • June 14, 2017 – The corn crop condition index slipped this week as the percent of crop rated very poor and poor went up 2% and fair and good declined 2%.
  • June 9, 2017 – World corn carryover stocks relative to use got a little tighter in today’s WASDE. No changes to the 2017/18 U.S. balance sheet.
  • June 2, 2017 – US corn plantings were 91% complete as of Sunday though the early season condition rating was less than average and last year at this time.
  • May 26, 2017 – Corn planting running just ahead of a normal pace at 84%. Next week the Crop Progress report will include condition ratings for corn.

 

Mark Welch
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Economist

600 John Kimbrough Blvd
TAMU 2124
College Station, Texas 77843
Tel. (979)845-8011
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JMWelch(at)tamu.edu

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