Brian Splitt, with AgMarket.Net, says farmers don’t necessarily have to focus on one production year at a time when it comes to marketing. AgDay's Clinton Griffiths talks more with Splitt about locking in profits:
USDA says the area planted for corn is 90 million acres. FSA says prevent plant acres are roughly 11 million for corn. Add the numbers and the industry questions whether farmers intended to plant 101 million corn acres.
The highly anticipated meeting between the U.S. and China Saturday is what the market and trade watched this week. There are two potential outcomes of the meeting: the leaders could reach or deal, or they may not.