Monthly archive for June 2018

COMMENTARY 6/18/18

Widespread coverage of rain spread out over the next two weeks (forecasted), then a chance for some cooler air is thought to move in.   The biggest accums are thought to range 1.75” to 3.50”.  Wonder when some of that is going to come our way?  With wheat harvest ramping up condition-wise, […]

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BIDS 6/8/18

**THANKS to all who finished their May obligations on time!!** Make SAFETY a priority this summer! **With the passage of the omnibus spending bill, the 199A “Grain Glitch” was approved by Senate and signed by Pres Trump.  The playing field has been leveled and producers can retroactively […]

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COMMENTARY 6/7/18

Nice scattered showers have started their trek across the W corn Belt.  Hope we get some here!  Coverage and expected amounts are increasing to 1.50” to 3.00” in the next 7!  Temps ARE warming and getting miserably muggy which IS good for creating storms.  The Delta and S Plains […]

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BIDS 6/7/18

**THANKS to all who finished their May obligations on time!!** Make SAFETY a priority this summer! **With the passage of the omnibus spending bill, the 199A “Grain Glitch” was approved by Senate and signed by Pres Trump.  The playing field has been leveled and producers can retroactively […]

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COMMENTARY 6/6/18

Coverage and expected amounts are increasing to 1.50” to 3.00” in the next 7 to 10 days!  Temps still expected to get warmer as we move through the week, with humidity increasing, hence the increased chance for storms.  The Delta and S Plains, however are forecast to stay […]

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BIDS 6/6/18

**THANKS to all who finished their May obligations on time!!** Make SAFETY a priority this summer! **With the passage of the omnibus spending bill, the 199A “Grain Glitch” was approved by Senate and signed by Pres Trump.  The playing field has been leveled and producers can retroactively […]

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COMMENTARY 6/5/18

Both rain coverage and amounts have increased to 1.25” to 2.50” over the next 10 days for most of the US Belt and spring wheat temps have cooled slightly.  Hot temps to come as the week wears on. CORN UP 3 We reached some technical support yesterday […]

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BIDS 6/5/18

**THANKS to all who finished their May obligations on time!!** Make SAFETY a priority this summer! **With the passage of the omnibus spending bill, the 199A “Grain Glitch” was approved by Senate and signed by Pres Trump.  The playing field has been leveled and producers can retroactively […]

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COMMENTARY 6/4/18

Unstable air masses especially once we get into mid-week. This makes likelihood of some 1 – 2” of accum for a good part of the US with above avg temps into next week. Last half June is still a ways off but at this point, expected to be warm […]

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COMMENTARY 6/1/18

A cold front initiates a good chance for rain now through the weekend followed by 3-5 days of cooling, then?  HOT. A lack of humid/tropical air LOOKs likely to limit rainfall.  Stay tuned! CORN DOWN 3 Forecast models are calling for 3/4″ to 1.5″ of accum next […]

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