Scott Irwin Publications

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  • June 24, 2015
  • Mid-Year Update on Ethanol Production Profits Scott Irwin
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  • June 17, 2015
  • Implementing the RFS with a "Push" Strategy: What Happens after 2016? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • June 10, 2015
  • Does it Matter Whether the EPA Targets Volumetric or Fractional RFS Standards? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • June 3, 2015
  • The EPA's Proposed Ethanol Mandates for 2014, 2015, and 2016: Is There a 'Push' or Not? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • May 28, 2015
  • Clues from the RINs Market about the EPA's RVO Proposals for 2014, 2015, and 2016 Scott Irwin
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  • May 20, 2015
  • Early Planting and 2015 Corn Yield Prospects: How Much of an Increase? Scott Irwin, Darrel Good, and John Newton
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  • May 14, 2015
  • The Relationship between Stocks-to-Use and Soybean Prices Revisited Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • May 7, 2015
  • Understanding and Evaluating WAOB/USDA Soybean Yield Forecasts Scott Irwin, Darrel Good, and Dwight Sanders
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  • April 30, 2015
  • Understanding and Evaluating WAOB/USDA Corn Yield Forecasts Scott Irwin, Darrel Good, and Dwight Sanders
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  • April 23, 2015
  • Forming Expectations for the 2015 U.S. Average Spring Wheat Yield: What Does History Teach Us? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • April 16, 2015
  • Projecting the 2015-16 Corn Balance Sheet and Price Implications Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • April 9, 2015
  • The Relationship between Stocks-to-Use and Corn Prices Revisited Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • April 2, 2015
  • The Acreage Puzzle Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • March 26, 2015
  • Forming Expectations for the 2015 U.S. Average Winter Wheat Yield: What Does History Teach Us? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • March 23, 2015
  • New Milestone for farmdoc daily: 1,000 Articles and Counting Scott Irwin
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  • March 19, 2015
  • Forming Expectations for the 2015 U.S. Average Soybean Yield: What Does History Teach Us? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • March 12, 2015
  • Ethanol Production Profits: The Risk from Lower Prices of Distillers Grains Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • March 5, 2015
  • 2014 Really Was an Amazing Year for Ethanol Production Profits Scott Irwin
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  • February 26, 2015
  • Forming Expectations for the 2015 U.S. Average Corn Yield: What Does History Teach Us? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • February 19, 2015
  • What if the EPA Implements RFS Mandates for Renewable Fuels at Statutory Levels? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • February 4, 2015
  • Long-Term Corn, Soybeans, and Wheat Price Forecasts and the Farm Bill Program Choice Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • January 30, 2015
  • Further Evidence on the Competitiveness of Ethanol in Gasoline Blends Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • January 28, 2015
  • The Profitability of Biodiesel Production in 2014 Scott Irwin
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  • January 14, 2015
  • Long-Term Corn Price Forecasts and the Farm Bill Program Choice Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • December 31, 2014
  • IFES 2014: Can One Monster Crop End the New Era of Grain Prices? Scott Irwin, Darrel Good, and John Newton
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  • December 11, 2014
  • Prospects for Ethanol Production Profits Dim as Gasoline Prices Plummet Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • December 4, 2014
  • How Much Will Falling Gasoline Prices Affect Ethanol and Corn Demand? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • November 12, 2014
  • Do Falling Gasoline Prices Threaten the Competitiveness of Ethanol? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • October 30, 2014
  • 2014: A Tough Year for Biodiesel Producers Scott Irwin
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  • October 23, 2014
  • Ethanol Production Profits Hit the Wall Scott Irwin
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  • October 15, 2014
  • Pricing of 2014 Biodiesel RINs under Alternative Policy Scenarios Scott Irwin
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  • October 10, 2014
  • Understanding the Behavior of Biodiesel RINs Prices Scott Irwin
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  • September 17, 2014
  • Owning Corn and Soybeans beyond Harvest in 2014/15 Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • September 10, 2014
  • Do Big Soybean Crops Always Get Bigger? John Newton, Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • September 4, 2014
  • Are USDA Soybean Yield Forecasts Getting Better or Worse over Time? Scott Irwin, Darrel Good, and Dwight Sanders
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  • August 29, 2014
  • Are USDA Corn Yield Forecasts Getting Better or Worse over Time? Scott Irwin, Darrel Good, and Dwight Sanders
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  • August 27, 2014
  • What Can We Learn About Corn and Soybean Yields From Crop Tours? Scott Irwin, Darrel Good, and Gary Schnitkey
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  • August 20, 2014
  • Do Big Corn Crops Always Get Bigger? Scott Irwin, Darrel Good, and John Newton
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  • August 8, 2014
  • Rolling Back the Write Down of the Renewable Mandate for 2014: The RINs Market Rings the Bell Again Scott Irwin
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  • July 23, 2014
  • The 2014 U.S. Average Soybean Yield: Headed for a New Record? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • July 9, 2014
  • The 2014 U.S. Average Corn Yield: Big or Really Big? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • June 18, 2014
  • Shifting Trade Patterns and Higher Crude Oil Prices Brighten Prospects for U.S. Ethanol and Corn Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • June 11, 2014
  • Why Are Ethanol Prices and Production Profits So High? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • May 23, 2014
  • Recent Ethanol Blending Margins Scott Irwin
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  • May 21, 2014
  • Accuracy of USDA Forecasts of Corn Ending Stocks Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • May 7, 2014
  • Off-the-Chart Profitability of Ethanol Production Scott Irwin
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  • April 30, 2014
  • Prospects for Timely Planting of the 2014 Corn Crop Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • April 9, 2014
  • The Relationship between Planting Intentions, Actual Plantings, and Prevented Plantings over 2007-2013 Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • April 4, 2014
  • Are There Acres Missing from the USDA's Prospective Plantings Report? Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • March 19, 2014
  • Recent Trends in the Profitability of Biodiesel Production Scott Irwin
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  • March 14, 2014
  • Recent Trends in the Profitability of Ethanol Production Scott Irwin
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  • March 5, 2014
  • Implying the Probability of an EPA Reversal on the Write Down of the Renewable Mandate from the RINs Market Scott Irwin
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  • February 28, 2014
  • Who Wins if the EPA Reverses Itself on the Write Down of the Renewable Mandate in 2014? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • February 19, 2014
  • Will the EPA Reverse Itself on the Write Down of the Renewable Mandate for 2014? The Message from the RINs Market Scott Irwin
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  • February 14, 2014
  • The Role of Sampling Errors in Explaining Recent Surprises in USDA Corn Stocks Estimates: Part II Scott Irwin, Dwight Sanders and Darrel Good
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  • February 13, 2014
  • The Role of Sampling Errors in Explaining Recent Surprises in USDA Corn Stocks Estimates: Part I Scott Irwin, Dwight Sanders and Darrel Good
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  • February 7, 2014
  • Explanations for Recent Surprises in USDA Corn Stocks Estimates: How Well Do they Hold Up? Scott Irwin, Dwight Sanders and Darrel Good
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  • January 29, 2014
  • Is There a Problem with USDA Grain Stocks Estimates in Corn? Scott Irwin, Dwight Sanders and Darrel Good
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  • January 17, 2014
  • Evaluation of Selected USDA WAOB and NASS Forecasts and Estimates in Corn and Soybeans Scott Irwin, Dwight Sanders and Darrel Good
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  • January 3, 2014
  • IFES 2013: The RFS and Crop Markets: Where to from Here? Scott Irwin
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  • December 13, 2013
  • Estimating the Biomass-Based Diesel Supply Curve Scott Irwin
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  • December 4, 2013
  • Potential Impact of Alternative RFS Outcomes for 2014 and 2015 Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • November 7, 2013
  • How Long Should We Expect Corn and Soybean Prices to Remain Above or Below Average? Scott Irwin
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  • October 31, 2013
  • More on Ethanol RINs Pricing Scott Irwin
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  • October 30, 2013
  • More on Biodiesel RINs Pricing Scott Irwin
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  • October 24, 2013
  • Biodiesel Supply, Demand, and RINs Pricing Scott Irwin
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  • October 17, 2013
  • Estimating the Biodiesel Supply Curve Scott Irwin
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  • October 14, 2013
  • Corn Prices Pressured by Both Supply and Demand Factors Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • October 10, 2013
  • What's Behind the Plunge in RINs Prices? Scott Irwin
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  • October 9, 2013
  • Ethanol Prices Drive Corn Prices, Right? Scott Irwin
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  • October 2, 2013
  • The Remarkable Foresight of Biodiesel RINs Traders Scott Irwin
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  • September 25, 2013
  • Biodiesel Supply Response to Production Profits Scott Irwin
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  • September 18, 2013
  • Recent Trends in Biodiesel Prices and Production Profits Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • September 5, 2013
  • Decision Time for the RFS? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • August 28, 2013
  • USDA Corn and Soybean Production Forecasting Procedures Revisited With a Focus on Derived Ear Weights Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • August 21, 2013
  • Solving the Commodity Markets' Non-Convergence Puzzle Michael Adjemian, Philip Garcia, Scott Irwin, and Aaron Smith,
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  • July 19, 2013
  • RINs Gone Wild? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • July 12, 2013
  • Understanding the Pricing of Distillers' Grain Solubles Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • June 26, 2013
  • Is the U.S. Corn Boom Ending? Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • June 19, 2013
  • E85 Pricing and Recent Consumption Trends Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • June 14, 2013
  • An Updated Look at the Profitability of Ethanol Production Scott Irwin
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  • June 12, 2013
  • What Combination of Corn and RINs Prices Makes E85 Competitive? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • June 5, 2013
  • What Price of Corn is Required to Make E85 Competitive? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • May 22, 2013
  • Rapid Corn Planting Progress, But Well Below the Record Pace Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • May 2, 2013
  • Brazilian Ethanol Imports - Implications for U.S. Ethanol and Corn Demand Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • April 25, 2013
  • How Much of the 2013 Corn Crop Will Be Planted Late? Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • April 24, 2013
  • Is Speculation Driving Up the Price of RINs? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • April 17, 2013
  • Was 2012 Really the 'Big One' for U.S. Corn Yields? Scott Irwin
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  • April 10, 2013
  • Freeze It - A Proposal for Implementing RFS2 through 2015 Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • April 3, 2013
  • Ethanol Blending Margins, RFS2 Compliance, and the Price of Gasoline Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • March 27, 2013
  • High Gasoline and Ethanol RINs Prices: Is There a Connection? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • March 8, 2013
  • Exploding Ethanol RINs Prices: What's the Story? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • February 28, 2013
  • New Era Crop Price Distributions and Marketing the 2012 and 2013 Crops Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • February 27, 2013
  • The New Era of Crop Prices --- A Five-Year Review Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • February 18, 2013
  • farmdoc daily Reaches 500 Scott Irwin
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  • February 13, 2013
  • The Ethanol Blend Wall, Biodiesel Production Capacity, and the RFS...Something Has to Give Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • January 31, 2013
  • Expanding the Ethanol Blend Wall - a Role for E85? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • January 16, 2013
  • Domestic Biodiesel versus Brazilian Ethanol Revisited Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • January 10, 2013
  • Does the Biodiesel Tax Credit Change the Advanced Biofuels Landscape? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • December 28, 2012
  • IFES 2012: The Impact of Biofuels Mandates on Grain and Oilseed Scott Irwin
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  • December 19, 2012
  • Do Recent Precipitation Deficits Tell Us Anything about Next Summer's Precipitation? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • December 7, 2012
  • What's Driving the Surge in Ethanol Imports? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • November 21, 2012
  • How Many Acres of Corn are Needed in 2013? Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • November 2, 2012
  • The Biofuels Era - A Changing of the Guard? Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • October 18, 2012
  • farmdoc daily Gets Social (Media) Scott Irwin
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  • October 3, 2012
  • How Bad Was the 2012 Corn and Soybean Growing Season? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • September 26, 2012
  • The Impending Collision of Biofuels Mandates with Market Reality Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • September 14, 2012
  • What Price of Crude Oil Makes Ethanol Production Profitable? Scott Irwin
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  • August 15, 2012
  • Rationing the 2012 Corn Crop Revisited Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • August 2, 2012
  • Ethanol - Does the RFS Matter? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • July 25, 2012
  • Update on the Shutdown Price of Corn for Ethanol Plants Scott Irwin
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  • July 13, 2012
  • Rationing the 2012 Corn Crop - Are We There Yet? Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • July 11, 2012
  • USDA Jolts the Markets Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • June 26, 2012
  • Where Should We Be Now With Corn Yield Expectations? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • June 20, 2012
  • Thinking Out of the Box about Crop and Livestock Marketing Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • June 6, 2012
  • Recent Observations on the Tolerance of Corn Yield to Drought Conditions Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • May 24, 2012
  • Is the Long Ethanol Boom Coming to a Close? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • May 23, 2012
  • Rationing Old Crop Corn and Ethanol Shutdown Prices Scott Irwin
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  • May 16, 2012
  • What is a Reasonable Starting Point for Estimating the U.S. Corn Yield in 2012? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • April 25, 2012
  • Speculation and Gasoline Prices: Is There a Link? Scott Irwin and Dwight Sanders
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  • April 18, 2012
  • 2012 Corn Crop To Be The Earliest Ever Planted? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • April 11, 2012
  • A Look at the Profitability of Ethanol Plants Scott Irwin
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  • April 2, 2012
  • Winter Precipitation and Corn Yield Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • March 30, 2012
  • USDA Reports a Jumble of Surprises Scott Irwin
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  • March 23, 2012
  • How Much Impact Will Early U.S. Corn Planting Have on Potential Yield? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • March 21, 2012
  • farmdoc daily is One Year Old! Scott Irwin
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  • March 14, 2012
  • Tackle Economic, Agronomic and Technological Issues at Top Farmer Crop Workshop Brent Gloy and Scott Irwin
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  • March 8, 2012
  • Do Warm Winters Tell Us Anything about Summer Temperatures and Corn Yields? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • February 24, 2012
  • More about the Historic Pattern of U.S Winter Wheat Yields Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • February 23, 2012
  • The Historic Pattern of U.S Winter Wheat Yields, Any Implications for 2012? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • February 15, 2012
  • The Truly Amazing Continuing Story of Natural Gas Prices Scott Irwin
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  • February 8, 2012
  • The Historic Pattern of U.S Soybean Yields, Any Implications for 2012? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • February 2, 2012
  • The Historic Pattern of U.S Corn Yields, Any Implications for 2012? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • January 27, 2012
  • Corn Basis Revisited Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • December 16, 2011
  • Seasonality and the Ethanol Blending Margin Scott Irwin
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  • December 15, 2011
  • Trends in Gasoline and Ethanol Prices Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • November 18, 2011
  • Marketing Corn, Soybeans, and Wheat in the New Era Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • November 2, 2011
  • Trends in Crude Oil and Natural Gas Prices Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • October 20, 2011
  • Corn Prices, Basis, and Spreads Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • October 12, 2011
  • October USDA Reports Scott Irwin
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  • October 10, 2011
  • Revisiting Recent Corn Stocks Estimates Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • October 6, 2011
  • Trends in Crude Oil and Gasoline Prices Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • September 29, 2011
  • U.S. Corn Exports--The Rest of the Story Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • September 9, 2011
  • 2011 U.S. Corn and Soybean Yield Expectations Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • September 1, 2011
  • USDA Corn and Soybean Yield Forecast Errors Across Report Release Months Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • August 19, 2011
  • Have the Accuracy of USDA's August Corn and Soybean Production Forecasts Changed? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • August 4, 2011
  • Hot Summer Weather and 2011 Corn and Soybean Yields Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • July 19, 2011
  • Hot July Weather and Corn Yields Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • June 16, 2011
  • Save the Date: Announcing the Schedule of 2011 IFES Meetings Scott Irwin
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  • June 14, 2011
  • Interpreting Recent Data on Corn Planting Progress Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • June 3, 2011
  • Corn Planting Speed Revisited Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • June 1, 2011
  • Is Speculation Driving Commodity Prices? Scott Irwin and Dwight Sanders
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  • May 10, 2011
  • Do High Prices Destroy Demand? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • April 25, 2011
  • Late Corn Planting and Planting Speed Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • April 19, 2011
  • A New Era in Real Agricultural Prices? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • April 12, 2011
  • Livestock/Corn Price Ratios in the New Era Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • April 5, 2011
  • A New Era in Livestock Prices? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • March 29, 2011
  • A New Era in Crop Prices? Scott Irwin and Darrel Good
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  • March 23, 2011
  • USDA Corn and Soybean Acreage Estimates and Yield Forecasts: Dispelling Myths and Misunderstandings Darrel Good and Scott Irwin
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  • March 17, 2011
  • Welcome to farmdoc Daily! Scott Irwin
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  • March 2, 2011
  • Alternative 2011 Corn Production, Consumption, and Price Scenarios Scott Irwin and Darrel Good