- September 12, 2017 – USDA raised the US corn yield estimate to 169.9 bushels in the Sep WASDE. Production was up, use was down, ending stocks increased slightly.
- September 9, 2017 – Ethanol production in the 1st week of the new corn crop marketing year the 2nd highest on record. Yield update in WASDE 9/12.
- September 1, 2017 – The U.S. corn crop condition index held just above the long-term average this week. Next yield estimate from USDA in the September WASDE. Let me know if you have any questions.
- August 25, 2017 – The corn yield estimate from Pro Farmer came in just below August USDA, better than expected yields in IA and NE. Use numbers are up.
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