Marketing and Promotion http://southwestfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/5075/more en WTO COOL ruling favors Canada and Mexico http://southwestfarmpress.com/markets/wto-cool-ruling-favors-canada-and-mexico <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. trade officials have until late December to file an appeal with the World Trade Organization over latest COOL ruling.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/markets/wto-cool-ruling-favors-canada-and-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/markets/wto-cool-ruling-favors-canada-and-mexico#comments Markets Marketing and Promotion Mon, 27 Oct 2014 14:52:00 +0000 89041 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Cotton market outlook http://southwestfarmpress.com/markets/cotton-market-outlook <div class="field-byline"> John Robinson, Texas A&amp;M AgriLife Extension Service; Jason Pace, Oklahoma State University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If China stops stockpiling and/or starts to consume their stockpiles, it will reduce their import demand for cotton. That would create more surplus U.S. cotton than previously expected, and result in weaker U.S. prices. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/markets/cotton-market-outlook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/markets/cotton-market-outlook#comments Cotton Markets Southwest Ag Economic Outlook Marketing and Promotion Wed, 15 Jan 2014 21:29:00 +0000 82891 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Cattle Outlook – 2013’s year of records http://southwestfarmpress.com/markets/cattle-outlook-2013-s-year-records <div class="field-byline"> David P. Anderson, Texas A&amp;M AgriLife Extension Service Derrell S. Peel, Oklahoma State University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Outlook: Last year was a record setting year in the cattle industry with record high prices for calves, feeder and fed cattle, the Choice beef cutout, and retail beef prices. Building on those records will be the challenge in 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/markets/cattle-outlook-2013-s-year-records" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/markets/cattle-outlook-2013-s-year-records#comments Livestock Markets Southwest Ag Economic Outlook Marketing and Promotion Wed, 15 Jan 2014 21:11:00 +0000 82881 at http://southwestfarmpress.com 2014 feed grain outlook — will use catch up with supply? http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/2014-feed-grain-outlook-will-use-catch-supply <div class="field-byline"> Mark Welch, Texas A&amp;M AgriLife Extension Service Kim Anderson, Oklahoma State University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">U.S corn farmers produced a record corn crop in 2013, right at 14 billion bushels, with the second highest ever national average yield of 160.4 bushels per acre (second only to 2009’s 164.7). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/2014-feed-grain-outlook-will-use-catch-supply" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/2014-feed-grain-outlook-will-use-catch-supply#comments Grains Southwest Ag Economic Outlook Marketing and Promotion Mon, 13 Jan 2014 20:59:00 +0000 82781 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Americans to spend more and less for holidays http://southwestfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/americans-spend-more-and-less-holidays <div class="field-deck"> Cost of turkey down slightly, other holiday food costs rise </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Economists say the price tag for this year's Thanksgiving Dinner could be bad or good news for families, depending on how they shop and how much traveling they do.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/americans-spend-more-and-less-holidays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/americans-spend-more-and-less-holidays#comments Government Miscellaneous Marketing and Promotion Wed, 20 Nov 2013 01:11:00 +0000 81551 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Government shutdown expected to have small price impact http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/government-shutdown-expected-have-small-price-impact <div class="node-body article-body">Some commercial sources may provide (replace) much of USDA’s reported data. However, the general consensus is that commercial sources may not be as accurate, consistent, and unbiased as what USDA provides. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/government-shutdown-expected-have-small-price-impact" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/government-shutdown-expected-have-small-price-impact#comments Grains Marketing and Promotion Wheat Tue, 08 Oct 2013 21:24:00 +0000 80282 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p> USDA crop and harvest reports are not available during the government shutdown.</p> From rice to riches http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/rice-riches <div class="node-body article-body">While agri-tainment and agritourism may be a viable objective for many farm and ranch owners, it is proving to be a successful venture for the many who are willing to plow new trails and opportunities to succeed with their rural offerings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/rice-riches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/rice-riches#comments Management Marketing and Promotion Mon, 07 Oct 2013 22:52:00 +0000 80182 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Corn market enters 2013 production season in bearish mood http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/corn-market-enters-2013-production-season-bearish-mood <div class="node-body article-body">With parity returning to commodity markets, corn is taking on a bearish look</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/corn-market-enters-2013-production-season-bearish-mood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/corn-market-enters-2013-production-season-bearish-mood#comments Grains Markets Corn Marketing and Promotion Mon, 22 Apr 2013 14:32:00 +0000 72102 at http://southwestfarmpress.com CONSIDERING CURRENT planting intentions, most analysts are leaning towards a bearish stance on corn going into the 2013 production season. USDA Planting Intentions timing off for Southern corn producers http://southwestfarmpress.com/blog/usda-planting-intentions-timing-southern-corn-producers <div class="node-body blog-body">USDA NASS Planting Intentions comes too late in season for Southern corn growers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-press-blog">Farm Press Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/blog/usda-planting-intentions-timing-southern-corn-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/blog/usda-planting-intentions-timing-southern-corn-producers#comments Government Grains Corn Marketing and Promotion Farm Press Blog Tue, 02 Apr 2013 15:30:00 +0000 71531 at http://southwestfarmpress.com 2012 drought dug into overall soybean quality http://southwestfarmpress.com/markets/2012-drought-dug-overall-soybean-quality <div class="field-byline"> From the United Soybean Board </div> <div class="field-deck"> Buyers pay attention to these numbers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Protein and oil levels matter to soy’s biggest users and a quality product help protect and expand markets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/markets/2012-drought-dug-overall-soybean-quality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/markets/2012-drought-dug-overall-soybean-quality#comments Grains Markets Marketing and Promotion Soybean United Soybean Board Wed, 20 Mar 2013 15:12:00 +0000 71161 at http://southwestfarmpress.com