Bryce Knorr and Pam Jahnke discuss the markets on The Wisconsin Farm Report. Bryce says there are a wide range of estimates as to what USDA will say about the corn crop on Monday. Some estimates have cut the per acre yield to 143 bushels, while others are expecting USDA to only cut the crop by a bushel or two. To listen to their conversation, use the audio player on this page.
Senior Editor Bryce Knorr first joined Farm Futures Magazine in 1987. In addition to analyzing and writing about the commodity markets, he is a former futures introducing broker and is a registered Commodity Trading Advisor. He conducts Farm Futures exclusive surveys on acreage, production and management issues and is one of the analysts regularly contracted by business wire services before major USDA crop reports. Besides the Morning Call on www.FarmFutures.com he writes weekly reviews for corn, soybeans, and wheat that include selling price targets, charts and seasonal trends. His other weekly reviews on basis, energy, fertilizer and financial markets and feature price forecasts for key crop inputs. A journalist with 38 years of experience, he received the Master Writers Award from the American Agricultural Editors Association.