Bryce Anderson

DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist

Bryce Anderson has been DTN's ag meteorologist and fill-in market analyst since 1991. He combines his expertise in weather forecasting with a south-central Nebraska farm background to bring in-depth, focused commentary on the top weather developments affecting agriculture each day.

 

His comments in the DTN Ag Weather Brief and the DTN Market Impact Weather articles are read by persons involved in all aspects of the agricultural industry and in all major crop and livestock production areas of the U.S. and Canada.

 

Bryce also delivers forecast commentary on regional and national farm broadcast programs and hosts DTN audio and video productions.

 

Prior to joining DTN, Bryce was in radio and television farm broadcasting and agricultural meteorology at stations in Iowa, Missouri and Nebraska. He holds a degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Nebraska, and a certificate of broadcast meteorology from Mississippi State University.

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  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Variable rainfall in the Midwest forecast and the continued impact of dryness in wheat yields for Europe and Russia are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Tuesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    An improved prospect for Midwest rain and wheat yield questions in Russia due to dry conditions are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Monday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A hot and dry outlook for the Midwest during the next 10 days and the continued impact of much-below normal spring rain in Europe and Russia wheat areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A continued forecast for scattered rainfall in the Midwest during the next week and the impact of a dry spring in Russia wheat areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Wednesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Scattered rain chances for the Midwest during the next week and severe weather damage in portions of the Brazil safrinha corn areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Tuesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Only light rain in store for the Eastern Midwest and useful precipitation in the Northern Plains are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Monday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Rain bypassing the Eastern Midwest and hot and dry conditions for the Southern Plains wheat harvest are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Widely varied Midwest rain prospects and a continued forecast for hot and dry conditions in the Black Sea region are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Wednesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Heavy rain targeting the southern Midwest and a hot and dry pattern in store for the Black Sea region are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Tuesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A mixed Midwest rain pattern and favorable wheat harvest conditions for the southern Plains are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Monday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Promising Midwest rain indications through the weekend and increased shower chances during the 7-day period for the Black Sea region are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Friday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Periods of rain to cross the central U.S. through the coming weekend and a dry weekend forecast for the Black Sea region are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A beneficial temperature and rainfall combination in the Midwest and favorable harvest conditions in Brazil are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Wednesday.

  • (Progressive Farmer image by Getty Images)

    Weatherlink

    DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist Bryce Anderson discusses how the 2020 hurricane and tropical storm action may get an extra boost from the Pacific Ocean temperature pattern.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Warm conditions with periodic showers in the Midwest and a hot and dry pattern for the Southern Plains wheat harvest are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Friday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Drier and warmer conditions for the central United States and a continued hot and dry forecast for Black Sea region crop areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Additional rain in portions of the Midwest and a hot and dry forecast for Black Sea region crop areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Wednesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    More heavy rain from former Tropical Storm Cristobal in the Midwest and a hot and windy pattern for Southern Plains wheat harvest are key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Tuesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Heavy tropical-related rain in the western Midwest and an ongoing prospect for hot and dry conditions in the Black Sea region are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Monday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A favorable combination of rain and heat for Midwest crops and an ongoing prospect for hot and dry conditions in the Black Sea region are the key weather items for the commodity trade's...

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Prospects for heavy Midwest rain influenced by Tropical Storm Cristobal and chances for hot and dry conditions in the Black Sea region are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

  • Temperatures of at least 0.5 degree Celsius below average cover the entire Pacific Ocean equator region east of the International Date Line. (NOAA graphic)

    La Nina Threshold

    Equatorial Pacific Ocean cooling to the La Nina threshold raises questions about U.S. crop weather during the 2020 summer.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A favorable mix of heat and thunderstorms in the central U.S. and periods of rain indicated for both Europe and Black Sea region crop areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Wednesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A combination of heat and thunderstorms in the central United States and periods of rain indicated for both Europe and Black Sea region crop areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Tuesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Very warm conditions ahead across the central United States and signs of dryness reducing corn crop size in Brazil are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Monday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A very warm trend for Midwest crop development and limited rain for Europe wheat areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Friday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Rain through the end of the week for the Midwest, and possible hot and dry stress to southwestern Plains wheat areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Favorable conditions for Midwest crop growth, and a hot pattern leading to stress potential in Southern Plains wheat areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Wednesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A rainy pattern for the central United States and favorable rain for the southern Brazil crop areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Friday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A wet pattern for the central United States and limited precipitation for Europe crop areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Consistent rain indicated for the central United States and limited precipitation for Europe crop areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Wednesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Additional rain across the central U.S. and a drier trend for crop areas of western Europe are key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Tuesday.

  • Rain totals in the mid-May week ranged from 2 to 5 inches in the Southern Plains through the Texas-Louisiana coast and 1.5 to 3 inches in the eastern Midwest. (DTN graphic)

    Ag Weather Forum

    Mid-May 2020 brought memories of the very wet 2019 crop year to the central U.S.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Heavy rain with flooding in portions of the Midwest and generally favorable international wheat area conditions are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Friday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Typical spring temperatures and periods of rain for the Midwest and favorable moisture prospects in international wheat areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A forecast for warmer and drier conditions for central United States crops and showers in the south-central Brazil crop forecast are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Wednesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Cool to cold and rain in the Midwest and beneficial rainfall in the Southern Plains are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Tuesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Mid- to late-week rain for the Midwest and favorable rain crossing the Southern Plains are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Monday.

  • Polar vortex-source cold shows signs of blanketing the north-central and eastern U.S. with a Mother's Day weekend freeze. (Tropical Tidbits graphic)

    Ag Weather Forum

    Freezing temperatures are likely this weekend in almost all the Midwest and well into the post-Mother's Day week in the Northern Plains.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Freeze conditions over the Midwest to start the weekend and continued rain prospects in southern Brazil and the Black Sea region are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Friday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A sharp cold wave during the next five days in the central U.S. and rain prospects in southern Brazil and the Black Sea region are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A sharp cold wave during the Mothers Day weekend in the central U.S. and continued shower prospects for the Black Sea region are key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Wednesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Forecasts for very cool conditions with some frost in the central U.S. and consistent rain forecasts for the Black Sea region are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Tuesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Cool temperatures with showers in the central U.S. and consistent rain forecasts for the Black Sea region are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Monday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A mild spring pattern across the Midwest and continued rain forecasts for the Black Sea region are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Friday.

  • (Progressive Farmer image by Chris Clayton)

    Weatherlink

    DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist Bryce Anderson notes the "have" and "have not" rainfall patterns in Brazil.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Favorably dry conditions across the Midwest and beneficial rain headed for the Black Sea region are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Rain to target the eastern Midwest and shower prospects in for needed precipitation in Europe and the Black Sea region are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Wednesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A variable planting forecast for the next week in the Midwest, and stress to winter wheat from dryness and cold are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Tuesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Favorable conditions for corn and soybean planting and emergence and continued rain chance for Europe wheat areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Monday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Variable rain prospects in the Midwest and continued scattered rain for the Black Sea region are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Rain to delay planting in the Midwest and scattered rainfall for the Black Sea region and Europe are key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Wednesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A variable trend in the Midwest and continued dryness concerns in the Black Sea region and Europe are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Tuesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Favorable conditions for Midwest fieldwork and dryness concern in the Black Sea region and Europe are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Monday.

  • Pacific Ocean equatorial temperatures at or slightly above normal indicate low chances of either El Nino or La Nina influencing the U.S. crop weather pattern this summer. (Australia BOM graphic)

    Favorable Growing Season Forecast

    Ample soil moisture and neutral Pacific Ocean conditions suggest no threat to U.S. row crops for the 2020 summer.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Snow and rain bringing wet soils to the Midwest through the weekend and favorable rain chances in Russia wheat areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Friday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Snow and cold conditions in the Midwest through the end of the week and close watching on rain chances in Russia wheat areas are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.