Lower Corn and Soy Product Due To Severe Weather

Lower Corn and Soy Product Due To Severe Weather

Posted: Updated:

The Minneapolis Federal Reserve confirms lower corn and soybean production this year.

The bank covers 6 states in the Midwest and expects to see soybean production decline by 26 percent, compared to the national drop of 20 percent.

Corn fairs slightly better with a projected 10 percent drop from last year compared to 4 percent nationally. The bank says producers have suffered under severe weather that caused record planting delays and that soybeans have taken an additional hit from the ongoing trade dispute with China.

The USDA will have another look at national crop production in its October report being released tomorrow at noon eastern.

  • NEWSMore>>

  • Going "Wild" in Kentucky Kitchens

    Going "Wild" in Kentucky Kitchens

    Friday, October 18 2019 4:44 PM EDT2019-10-18 20:44:01 GMT

    Things have gone “wild” in kitchens all across the Bluegrass State thanks to new recipe cards about "Cook Wild Kentucky". Jeff Franklin has the story.

    Things have gone “wild” in kitchens all across the Bluegrass State thanks to new recipe cards about "Cook Wild Kentucky". Jeff Franklin has the story.

  • Applications for NWF Scholarship Now Open

    Applications for NWF Scholarship Now Open

    Friday, October 18 2019 4:42 PM EDT2019-10-18 20:42:14 GMT

    For those pursuing a career in ag while in college, the National Wheat Foundation is accepting applications for the Jerry Minore Scholarship. The Chairman of the National Wheat Foundation says, "the scholarship is meant to aid those students who have shown a passion for agriculture both inside and outside the classroom. These students can then educate the next generation on the importance of wheat and agriculture and the significant role both play in society." Jerry Minore...

    For those pursuing a career in ag while in college, the National Wheat Foundation is accepting applications for the Jerry Minore Scholarship. The Chairman of the National Wheat Foundation says, "the scholarship is meant to aid those students who have shown a passion for agriculture both inside and outside the classroom. These students can then educate the next generation on the importance of wheat and agriculture and the significant role both play in society." Jerry Minore...

  • Cheering for Goat Cheese

    Cheering for Goat Cheese

    Friday, October 18 2019 4:37 PM EDT2019-10-18 20:37:33 GMT

    Goat cheese continues to gain popularity and is proven to have health benefits. The Georgia Farm Monitor takes us to one farm that’s been a smashing success throughout Atlanta.

    Goat cheese continues to gain popularity and is proven to have health benefits. The Georgia Farm Monitor takes us to one farm that’s been a smashing success throughout Atlanta.

Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2019 Frankly and RFDTV. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service , and Ad Choices .