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More U.S. rice to head south after Colombia trade agreement

· August 18, 2017

U.S. rice will have more market access to the fourth largest country in South America now after a new agreement with the government of Colombia. A previous agreement in 2012 between both countries enabled exports of U.S. paddy rice to Colombia, but under strict and costly requirements related to phytosanitary concerns. The new agreement lifts […]

U.S. to export rice to China for first time ever

· July 20, 2017

For the first time ever, Chinese consumers will now be able to order a heaping bowl of U.S. rice. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced that the USDA has reached agreement with Chinese officials on final details of a protocol to allow the United States to begin exporting rice to China. “This is another […]

April WASDE: Brazil, Argentina higher projected corn exports

· April 11, 2017

The USDA released their World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimate Forecast (WASDE) today. Here’s what you need to know: Wheat: U.S. wheat ending stocks for 2016/17 are raised 30 million bushels on lower feed and residual use which more than offsets a slight import reduction.  At 1,159 million bushels, ending stocks are projected to reach a […]

High yield experts: Crop not done until it’s in combine bin

· March 30, 2017

During this year’s Commodity Classic in San Antonio, Texas,  Stoller USA featured a diverse panel of seasoned high yield champions as well as the next generation of superstar growers to find out their approaches to season-long crop management and breaking yield barriers. This year’s panel included: Steven Albracht, who manages 5,400 acres of corn, sorghum, […]

March WASDE: Increases in ethanol corn, soybean crush

· March 9, 2017

The USDA released their World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimate Forecast (WASDE) today. Here’s what you need to know: Wheat: U.S. wheat imports for 2016/17 are reduced this month by 10 million bushels to 115 million.  Ending stocks are projected lower by the same amount to 1,129 million bushels.  The season-average farm price is unchanged with […]

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