Wednesday, May 18, 2022 10:31PM CDT
Yields dropped on the second day of the Wheat Quality Council's Hard Winter Wheat tour on Wednesday, May 18, as scouts recorded an average weighted estimated yield of 37 bushels per acre.
Wednesday, May 18, 2022 10:45AM CDT
Most retail fertilizer prices continued to be higher in the second week of May 2022 compared to a month ago. Two fertilizers, however, were slightly lower in price this week.
Wednesday, May 18, 2022 10:28AM CDT
The Wheat Quality Council's annual Hard Winter Wheat tour Day 1 estimated yield results of 39.5 bushels per acre (bpa) on Tuesday, May 17, are in line with USDA projections for Kansas.
July corn was down 7 cents, July soybeans were up 3/4 cent and July KC wheat was down 30 cents.
Cattle and hog futures diverged Wednesday with hogs not succumbing to the pressure on cattle and cattle not finding support from higher hogs. The concern for cattle was that they were unable to rally even though corn futures suffered substantial losses. Hogs found more cash and cutout support.