Tag: soybeans

ANALYSTS PREDICT LOWEST U.S. CORN YIELD IN 7 YEARS

This year’s crops will see the lowest corn yield in seven years and the lowest soybean yield in six years, according to AccuWeather’s latest analysis of crop production. AccuWeather analysts predict this year’s corn yield will be 13.07 billion bushels, a decline of 9.8 percent from last year’s yield and 5.8 percent lower than the … Read More

OPPORTUNITY TO REQUEST A REFERENDUM

Soybean growers have until May 31 to request a referendum to vote on continuation of the soybean checkoff program. Growers may request the referendum at the county Farm Service Agency office where their administrative farm records are maintained. The Soybean Promotion, Research and Consumer Information Act requires USDA to conduct a Request for Referendum every … Read More