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Grains rally, corn sent to limit gains following USDA data drop on Tuesday

The U.S. Department of Agriculture released its January Crop Production, World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE), Quarterly Stocks and Winter Wheat Seedings reports on Tuesday. The grain market rallied, with corn settling at limit g... Read More

Audio: January WASDE report

USDA today released its January Crop Production, World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE), Quarterly Stocks and Winter Wheat Seedings reports. WHEAT: The outlook for 2020/21 U.S. wheat this month is for stable supplies, higher domest... Read More

The Monday Fontanelle Final Bell with Mike Zuzolo of Global Commodity Analytics

Report heading into tomorrow Reason for the pullback in the grains today What could they tell us? Ethanol margins remain soft Basis price Missouri River levels Current but slower on the slaughter COVID-19 vaccines ...... Read More

Wheat export pace remains strong

Seven months into the 2020-2021 marketing year, USDA forecasts total wheat exports will reach 26.8 million metric tons which, if realized, would be two percent higher than the previous year. U.S. Wheat Dot Org says that number would also be seven ... Read More

The Friday Fontanelle Final Bell with PJ Conradt of Tredas

Broad overview of the grain markets Look ahead to the USDA report of Tuesday One day lower trade this week Where have we gone in the last month of trade? Are $14 beans possible? Wheat has not had a lot of cold weather scares Low... Read More

The Thursday Fontanelle Final Bell with Darin Fessler with Lakefront Futures

Grains have had a heck of a run in 2021 Turn of events to lower numbers shouldn’t be a surprise The Tuesday report Weather in South America with issues in Argentina A look at the Goldman Sachs Index Ethanol movement Next 13 da... Read More

No-till on the Plains’ annual conference moves virtual

The 25th Annual Winter Conference hosted by No-till on the Plains on January 26, 2021, has moved to a virtual format, canceling the in-person portion of the 2021 Winter Conference in Wichita, Kansas. Each year, the conference welcomes growers, ind... Read More

Women in Agriculture Conference scholarships available to new producers, students

The Nebraska Women in Agriculture Conference will award up to 50 scholarships to students, and up to 10 scholarships to aspiring and beginning producers to attend the 2021 virtual conference. The two-day hybrid event will offer both livestreaming ... Read More

Oligmueller recognized for service to WESTCO Board

In 2000, Y2K had just been completed, Bill Clinton was finishing his second term as POTUS, Coach Frank Solich led the Nebraska Cornhuskers to a 10-2 record in his third season, and Dan Oligmueller, of Alliance, began his tenure on the WESTCO Board of... Read More

USDA provides $70M for protection against plant pests, diseases

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is allocating more than $70 million to support 383 projects under the Plant Protection Act’s Section 7721 program to strengthen the nation’s infrastructure for pest detection and surveillance, identificat... Read More

The Wednesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Arlan Suderman Stone X

Nice day in beans Corn hits $5 Different dynamics between corn & beans How is wheat faring Next Tuesday is a pivotal day. Money flow & momentum ...... Read More

New book helps kids connect with soybean farms

A new children's picture book about soybean farming offers a valuable resource to parents and educators. The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture's Feeding Minds Press released a new book, My Family's Soybean Farm, along with a companio... Read More

The Tuesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Kyle Bumsted of Allendale

Cattle market still has the chance to go higher First full week of trading in ‘21-what’s the feel of the cash Big outside day on Monday How does livestock react to higher grains? Macro markets-how are they playing a role in the tr... Read More

Online public scoping meeting open for Box Butte Creek Watershed Plan EA

An online public scoping meeting for the Box Butte Creek Watershed Plan and Environment Assessment is now open for public comment. Patrick O'Brien, general manager of the Upper Niobrara White Natural Resources District  explains more on the comme... Read More