Saturday, October 31, 2020
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Compounding the poor planting season, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced June 10 that unplanted acres will not qualify for 2019 Market Facilitation Program payments.

Both Mother Nature and Uncle Sam have been uncooperative throughout the 2019 planting season, making already difficult year into an even bigger mess.

Marlin Clark shares his insights and comments on the state of the grain markets this week.

Alan Guebert has some ideas on how Congress and the Trump administration could drive market prices higher and deliver more income per acre to all farmers.

Farmers who have crop insurance need to make tough decisions regarding their growing season, and deadlines are looming.

Which option, Prevent Plant or MFP payments, would offer the most benefits to an individual farmer? There is no clear-cut answer, but, according to USDA, it does have to be one or the other.

Large areas of the Midwest still have very little planting done. Where it is good, it is very good, but where it is bad, it is awful.

The reality of really delayed corn planting is that acres will be reduced by either prevented planting for a switch to soybeans.

Rumors of failed trade talks with China and delayed planting are hitting US farmers hard. The Midwest is struggling to get a crop in the ground, and markets tanked on the president's tweets.

The USDA shocked the markets with Prospective Planting and Grain Stocks reports Friday, March 29.