Darin Newsom

DTN Senior Analyst
Darin Newsom

DTN Senior Analyst Darin Newsom has more than 25 years of experience analyzing commodity markets and developing risk-management strategies, and is also the creator and guiding force behind DTN's Six Factor Marketing Strategies.

Besides DTN, his articles and commentary are consistently featured in industry publications such as The Progressive Farmer, Trader Planet, and Commodities Now Magazine, along with multiple newspapers and radio stations throughout the country. He's a well-known speaker on the agricultural circuit, providing his analysis and commentary on a variety of markets. He also appears as a regular analyst on the Iowa Public Television Program "Market to Market."

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  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was 1 cent higher, May soybeans were 4 cents higher, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 2 cents higher.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was unchanged, May soybeans were 5 cents higher, and July Kansas City (SRW) wheat was 1 cent lower.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was fractionally higher, May soybeans were 4 cents lower, and July Kansas City (SRW) wheat was 1 cent higher.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was fractionally lower, May soybeans were 1 cent higher, and July Kansas City (SRW) wheat was 1 cent lower.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was fractionally higher, May soybeans were 6 cents higher, and July Chicago (SRW) wheat was fractionally higher.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was fractionally lower, May soybeans were 2 cents higher, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 2 cents lower.

  • USDA will release its latest Crop Production and World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) reports at 11 a.m. CDT Tuesday. (Logo courtesy of USDA)

    USDA Reports Preview

    Demand for U.S. grains continues to be one of the most confused statistics of 2016-17.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was fractionally lower, May soybeans were 2 cents lower, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was unchanged.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was fractionally lower, May soybeans were fractionally higher, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was fractionally higher.

  • (DTN photo by Greg Horstmeier)

    DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments

    May corn was 2 1/2 cents higher, May soybeans were 8 1/4 cents higher, and Kansas City July wheat gained 4 cents.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was 1 cent higher, May soybeans were 10 cents higher, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 4 cents higher.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was 2 cents higher, May soybeans were 2 cents higher, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 3 cents higher.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was 1 cent higher, May soybeans were 2 cents lower, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 1 cent higher.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was 1 cent lower, May soybeans were 4 cents lower, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was fractionally lower.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was 2 cents higher, May soybeans were 3 cents higher, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 2 cents higher.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was 1 cent higher, May soybeans were 1 cent higher, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 1 cent lower.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was fractionally higher, May soybeans were 1 cent lower, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 2 cents lower.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was fractionally lower, May soybeans were 2 cents higher, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was fractionally higher.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was 2 cents higher, May soybeans were 6 cents higher, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 2 cents higher.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was 2 cents higher, May soybeans were 6 cents higher, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 6 cents higher.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was 1 cent lower, May soybeans were 5 cents lower, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was fractionally higher.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was 1 cent lower, May soybeans were unchanged, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 5 cents lower.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was 1 cent lower, May soybeans were 5 cents lower, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was fractionally lower.

  • USDA on Thursday pegged Brazil's soybean crop at a record 108 million metric tons, an increase of 4 million tons from last month's forecast. (DTN file photo)

    USDA Report Review

    The biggest numbers in USDA's reports on Thursday, without a doubt, had to be South American production numbers for both soybeans and corn.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was 1 cent lower, May soybeans were 3 cents lower, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 2 cents lower.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was 1 cent lower, May soybeans were 1 cent lower, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 2 cents lower.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was 1 cent lower, May soybeans were 3 cents lower, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was fractionally higher.

  • Legend has it the last music the defenders of the Alamo heard was the bugle call El Deguello. (DTN photo by Darin Newsom)

    Newsom on the Market

    With another quarter in the books for U.S. grains, demand continues stronger than projected.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was fractionally higher, May soybeans were 3 cents higher, and July Kansas City wheat was 2 cents lower.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    May corn was fractionally lower, May soybeans were 3 cents lower, and July Kansas City wheat was fractionally lower.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    March corn was 1 cent higher, March soybeans were 3 cents higher, and July Kansas City wheat was 1 cent higher.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    March corn was 1 cent higher, March soybeans were 4 cents higher, and July Kansas City wheat was 2 cents lower.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    March corn was fractionally higher, March soybeans were 4 cents higher, and July Kansas City wheat was 1 cent higher.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    March corn was 1 cent lower, March soybeans were 5 cents lower, and July Kansas City wheat was 2 cents lower.

  • USDA will release its latest Crop Production and World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) reports at 11 a.m. CST Thursday. (Logo courtesy of USDA)

    USDA Reports Preview

    Corn and soybeans are deep enough into the 2016-17 marketing year for USDA to finally adjust export demand, sending ripple effects across both domestic and world ending stocks.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    March corn was 1 cent lower, March soybeans were 8 cents higher, and July Kansas City wheat was fractionally higher.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    March corn was fractionally lower, March soybeans were 1 cent lower, and July Kansas City wheat was 2 cents lower.

  • (DTN photo by Russ Quinn)

    DTN Midday Livestock Comments

    The livestock sector was mixed at midday with cattle markets higher and lean hogs drifting lower. Activity seemed to be relatively light as contracts posted narrow trading ranges over the course of the morning on low trade volume.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    March corn was 1 cent lower, March soybeans were 2 cents lower, and July Kansas City wheat was 1 cent lower.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    March corn was 1 cent lower, March soybeans were 2 cents lower, and July Kansas City wheat was 3 cents lower.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    March corn was 1 cent lower, March soybeans were 7 cents lower, and July Kansas City wheat was 4 cents lower.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    March corn was fractionally higher, March soybeans were 1 cent higher, and July Kansas City wheat was 1 cent lower.

  • DTN Early Word Grains

    March corn was 3 cents lower, March soybeans were 13 cents lower, and July Kansas City wheat was 4 cents lower.