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This chart shows a 22-year history of cash soybean prices and corresponding ending stocks-to-use ratios as estimated by USDA. It is odd that USDA expects only a modest improvement in ending stocks in 2019-20 but forecasts a higher average cash price of $8.80 a bushel -- an optimistic price, given the data. (DTN chart)
Todd's Take
2/22/2019 | 10:38 AM CST
Jason Mauck watches his crop, interacts with it and keeps asking questions. (DTN/Progressive Farmer photo by Dave Charrlin)
Listen to the Land - 1
2/22/2019 | 7:06 AM CST
USDA expects beef production to set another record in 2019, as well as broilers and pork production. (DTN photo by Gregg Hillyer)
Livestock & Poultry Outlook
2/22/2019 | 7:48 AM CST
USDA released its Jan. 1 Cattle on Feed report on Thursday. (DTN/The Progressive Farmer file photo by Jim Patrico)
Cattle on Feed Report Summary
2/22/2019 | 2:42 PM CST
  1. USDA Sees a Larger Corn Crop and Smaller Soybean, Wheat Crops for Next Year

  2. What if Trade Talks Succeed?

  3. Read Between the Rows

  4. Another Record Year for Meat Production Forecast for 2019

  5. Jan. 1 Cattle on Feed Up 2%

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Kevin Ross is taking steps today to use practices that improve his land in hopes that one or all of his four sons (shown, Carver and Hollis) will want to take over the family farm. (DTN/The Progressive Farmer photo by Greg Lamp)

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