Tennessee Market Highlights

Author: Chuck Danehower, Extension Area Specialist - Farm Management Comments Off on Tennessee Market Highlights

Corn, soybeans, cotton, and wheat were up for the week. December corn futures have rebounded 27 cents since the contract low on August 31of $3.14 ¾. Looking at cash prices, Lower-middle Tennessee has a 10 to 40 cent premium over other regions in the state due to abnormally dry conditions earlier this summer and strong local demand from the poultry industry. So far, yields in Lower-middle Tennessee have been extremely variable. In Northwest and Upper middle Tennessee yields will be more consistent and average yields should run at or slightly above trend line (155-165 bu/acre). Continue reading at Tennessee Market Highlights.

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