2018 U.S. Acreage Preview
Let's talk all things grain marketing with Cory Bratland, Kluis Commodities Grain Strategist. The acreage estimates for the 2018 U.S. Planting season are starting to come out. Grab a cup of coffee and enjoy.
Full Report: First Outlook For 2018 U.S. Acreage
What say you?
Re: 2018 U.S. Acreage Preview
Milo. Yes acres were down this past year by
20 percent.....but I think you could see increase.
First, trade advantage of Milo over corn to china.
Second, more and more moonshiners are using
Milo.... lastly, flexible, somewhat inexpensive
Crop to put in, $9 to $ 12 seed cost, no weed nightmares like beans. A good herbicides program
For $25 or less, and phos and n to fallow.
It would be interesting to know what the pencil cost
Is on putting in a bean crop vs Milo.
Sunflowers ???? I know SDSU is the Holly land
For sunflowers. But the seed costs have gone
Thru the roof. I used to put flowers after wheat,
But when the seed went $300 or more, that
Would also be interesting to see the pencil
Cost on flowers.
Just saying...corn may surprise...I have a feeling
There will be more conventional corn planted...and
Not as fancy fert or chem program...with the
Numbers thrown around in the chat..the ring the yeild Bell is not as important as ringing the bell at bank.
And if there is a drought that $300 bag grows no better than the $100....and less cost cost to