Monthly archive for April 2016

COMMENTARY 4/15/16

Hot/hot weather affect Brazil’s winter corn over the next 10 to 14 days.  Heavy storms are still on tap for Argentina starting Sun.  In the US mild weather will be across the Corn Belt for the next 10 days with exception to the SW, which will receive much needed […]

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COMMENTARY 4/14/16

There’s a slight change in the Brazil outlook now with the chance for a few showers to develop for Parana late next week.  Hot/dry weather is still the outlook for Brazil’s winter corn belt for the next 10-14 days.  Argentina remains too wet, hampering harvest through Sun.  In the US, heavy rain is expected for the dry HRW […]

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COMMENTARY 4/13/16

 South America ->  A large and hot upper-level high has taken control of Brazil’s Safrinha corn belt for the next two weeks.  It will be additionally hot for and entire week starting Fri.  Max temps should hit 100°F each day.  The subsequent week should be drier than the first and April/May is the transition period between the “rainy” […]

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COMMENTARY 4/12/16

Multiple rounds of heavy rain should quench the drought stricken HRW acres Fri-Mon. One forecast simulation shows a month’s normal rainfall, plus, for much of the Plains with 2.00″ to 4.00″ across a large portion.  This possibility should not be discounted as it should be easy to generate rain with an influx of tropical air with the stalled upper level system […]

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COMMENTARY 4/11/16

The drought SHOULD come to an end for US HRW wheat areas by the end of this weekend as a whole month’s worth of rain is now in the forecast!  After today’s showers in the Corn Belt, dry, mild weather is on tap until a chance of rain returns early next week.  In […]

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BIDS 4/8/16

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BIDS 4/7/16

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BIDS 4/6/16

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BIDS 4/5/16

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COMMENTARY 4/5/16

The Plains are dry and coldness in the NE Corn Belt is expected to continue through mid month.  An unsettled pattern is expected to come through next week, bringing another chance of rain for the Delta and the Corn Belt.  Some rain is possible for the dry HRW wheat areas next week, but many big uncertainties still […]

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