USDA Weather & Crop Report Highlights – June 2-8, 2013

USDA Weather & Crop Report Highlights – June 2-8, 2013

Crop Report USDA: Brief The USDA’s weekly weather and crop report came out for the days of June 2nd through the 8th and here are some of the highlights. Tropical Storm Andrea brought heavy rains to the east this past week while the Midwest stayed dry for several days. This dry weather persisted for several days and along…

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Weekly market news and commentary

In this issue *US Farmers expecting record income *Dry bean prices steadily cautious *Israel/Hamas continue towards war *World markets mostly up before Thanksgiving Hello and Happy Thanksgiving to all! I love this time of year because around now is when most people (including myself) can look forward to slowing things down and being with family…

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Dry Edible Bean Market News

We will be taking a look at last week’s dry bean prices and also provide commentary on this week’s current changes. Bean market pricing  has been subdued as of late and has been relegated to range trading according to recent local weather patterns. There was some movement last week in WI/MI LRKidneys to the downside…

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Bean Market News

Bean prices were mute this week as the only thing to report was CO/NE LRKidney dealers clipping toenails on the ask for about $1. All other bean prices were unchanged as the industry met in Lake Tahoe for the annual US Dry Bean Convention. Please click here to view the weekly USDA Dry Edible Bean…

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Dry Bean Market News

This is the seasonal drought outlook as of July 19, 2012 through Oct 31, and as you can see there are some very tough conditions still expected for dry bean growers this year. Dry bean prices have been relatively quite for most of the summer, and even the current 2012 drought rally hasn’t been able…

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Bean Market News

Bean Market Update Bean prices for the week of May 21 were steadily still as planting is underway for growers throughout bean producing states. There hasn’t been much happening in dry beans price action the last few weeks as everyone was preparing for planting season and making final adjustments with their plating agendas. Weather has…

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