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  Above: The initial reaction for soybeans following Friday's USDA report was lower, but prices managed to bounce back into the close. Sign Up for Blue Line Futures Below:  Live cattle futures gave back some ground on Friday, but... (full story)


The initial reaction for soybeans following Friday's USDA report was lower, but prices managed to bounce back into the close. Live cattle futures gave back some ground on Friday, but overall had a decent week. (full story)


The Inflation Reduction Act is headed to President Biden’s desk for signature. The legislation passed the U.S. House on Friday on a strict party-line vote, 220-207. The bill aims to expand climate-related farming practices, increases investments in... (full story)


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In this month’s 2022/23 U.S. cotton projections, beginning stocks are slightly larger, and a nearly 3-million-bale decrease in production results in lower exports, mill use, and ending stocks. Beginning stocks […] (full story)


U.S. soybean supply and use changes for 2022/23 include higher beginning stocks, production, exports, and ending stocks. Beginning soybean stocks are raised on lower 2021/22 exports. Soybean production for 2022/23 […] (full story)


The outlook for U.S. rice in 2022/23 this month is for increased supplies, unchanged domestic and residual use and exports, and higher ending stocks. Supplies are raised on higher production […] (full story)


This month’s 2022/23 U.S. corn outlook is for lower supplies, reduced feed and residual use, slightly higher food, seed, and industrial use, smaller exports, and lower ending stocks. Projected beginning […] (full story)


The outlook for 2022/23 U.S. wheat this month is for increased supplies, higher domestic use and exports, and reduced stocks. Supplies are raised on higher production with all wheat production […] (full story)


Crop and Pest Situation Cotton has caught a bit of fresh air this week with more moderate temperatures and some scattered rain showers. No doubt irrigation applications made more headway […] (full story)


Not much has changed over the past week with the cotton situation. We are still fighting bugs in some fields statewide, while other fields are relatively clean. A little cotton […] (full story)


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USDA released its’ August supply and demand estimates on Friday.  The U.S. new crop long-grain balance sheet included increased supply, unchanged domestic use and exports, and higher ending stocks.  Total […] (full story)


It is said often that rice is forgiving, but diseases are not forgiving to rice. While the weather was hot and dry, rice grew well without significant disease pressure in […] (full story)


The first rice of 2022 has been delivered this week.  Not enough to give us any direction but a sign that we’re on our way.  The earliest planted rice in […] (full story)


Tar spot continues to be found in Indiana and our first confirmation of southern corn rust happened this week (Figures 1 and 2). I suggest if you have not gotten […] (full story)


  Market Watch with Alan Brugler August 12, 2022 Return of the Black Ink Take a quick glance at this week’s price table.  Notice anything unusual?  It is a color table, and this week it is only black and white. Why? Because all of the... (full story)


On Thursday, the Federal Reserve Banks of Chicago, Kansas City and Minneapolis released updates regarding farm income, farmland values and agricultural credit conditions from the second quarter of 2022. Federal Reserve Bank […] (full story)


After a marathon session known as a vote-a-rama, the U.S. Senate passed the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 on Sunday, August 7, 2022.  Technically, the Senate agreed to a substitute […] (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 12-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 12-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


In tonight's Evening Edition, we’ll recap the latest USDA WASDE report, agriculture weather, and farmland values. USDA WASDE report USDA released the August World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) today. Projected 2022/23 corn... (full story)


Wheat was weaker on Friday. CBT led the way for the winter wheat, down 3 to 6 ¼ cents per bushel in the active contracts. KC HRW contracts were fractionally mixed. MPLS spring wheat futures were down 2 to 4 ¼ cents on the day. Monthly Crop Production data showed... (full story)


Cotton futures posted limit gains out through July ’23 on Friday. A dramatic cut to the US production number by NASS helped to push things higher. They will have expanded limits of 5 cents on Monday. USDA’s Crop Production report showed an increase to US abandonment, with harvested acres at... (full story)


Lean hog futures closed the Friday session with front months mostly 5 cents to $1.05 lower. The USDA’s National Average Base Hog price was $123.69 on Friday afternoon, up $2.32 from the previous day’s report. The August 10th CME Lean Hog Index was down 23 cents to $121.86. Front month... (full story)


Live cattle futures ended the Friday session with front months 12 to 60 cents lower. Deferred contracts were steady to a nickel higher. So far this week cattle have changed hands at $144-148 in the north, up $4-5 on the week, with some $229-235.50 in the beef. Cash trade also... (full story)


Corn futures were skeptical coming out of the USDA reports but rallied into the close to post 10 ½ to 14 ½ cent gains in the front months on Friday. The NASS Crop Production report showed the initial corn yield at 175.4 bpa. That was down 1.6 bpa compared to... (full story)


Soybean futures had a bit of a fake out post USDA report, with contracts plunging 40+ cents intraday but closing 2 to 5 ¾ cents higher. The nearby contracts were the exception with August expiring and September up 14 ¾ cents. Meal was up $8.20/ton on the day, with bean... (full story)


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In this episode of the Nutrient Management Podcast, we’re talking about cover crops. What should farmers who are considering growing cover crops this year be thinking about? What are some […] (full story)


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Corn earworm, also known as bollworm and tomato fruitworm, is an important pest that causes economic damage to a wide variety of globally important crops, such as corn, cotton, sorghum, […] (full story)


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SA_LS855 San Angelo, TX Fri Aug 12, 2022 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Week Ending Friday, August 12, 2022 Weekly Trends: Compared to last week slaughter lambs sold mostly firm to as much as 60.00 higher. Slaughter ewes were mostly firm to 25.000 higher. Feeder... (full story)


Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 25.1 cents per pound for the week ending August 6, down 1.3 cents from the previous week. Marketings of […] (full story)


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Although the Southwestern monsoon circulation will remain active, many other areas of the country will receive little or no rain during the next several days.  Five-day rainfall totals could reach 1 to 2 inches or more in Wyoming and the Four Corners... (full story)


Although the Southwestern monsoon circulation will remain active, many other areas of the country will receive little or no rain during the next several days.  Five-day rainfall totals could reach 1 to 2 inches or more in Wyoming and the Four... (full story)


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