Headlines


An agriculture expo for Collin County will be held from 7-9 p.m. on Nov. 3 in the show barn at Myers Park and Event Center, 7117 County Road 166 in […] (full story)


Click to view report fvdtomf.pdf in PDF format (full story)


Click to view report fvdtvmelon.pdf in PDF format (full story)


WASHINGTON, DC 22-OCT-2021 WA_FV101 ... (full story)


Click to view report fvdfob.pdf in PDF format (full story)


WASHINGTON, DC 22-OCT-2021 WA_FV102 ... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 22-OCT-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


Click to view report fvddaily_move.pdf in PDF format (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 22-OCT-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 22-OCT-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


Looking ahead, the 6- to 10-day outlook calls for the likelihood of warmer-than-normal weather nationwide, except for near- or below-normal temperatures in the Northwest. Meanwhile, wetter-than-normal conditions in the East should contrast with... (full story)


SA_LS855 San Angelo, TX Fri Oct 22, 2021 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Week Ending Friday, October 22, 2021 Weekly Trends: Compared to last week slaughter lambs sold mostly steady to 20.00 higher. Slaughter ewes were steady to 20.00 higher. Feeder lambs were... (full story)


Across the Corn Belt, frost and freezes were reported Friday morning generally along and northwest of a line from southeastern Nebraska to southern Wisconsin. Upper Midwestern freezes are normal this time of year; many locations experienced an... (full story)


FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 22-OCT-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


New recent highs for KC and spring wheat (full story)


  Market Watch with Alan Brugler October 22, 2021 Going Off the Rails The DC Metro system had to remove more than 700 passenger cars from service because of a design flaw that allowed the wheels to get a bit too wide on the axles and resulted... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 22-OCT-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 22-OCT-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. Phone: (602) 514-7210 Fax: (602) 514-7215 Any questions or comments can be sent via email to:... (full story)


Harvest and delivery delays this fall can be blamed partly on the weather and partly on the continued impact of Hurricane Ida on grain movement through the system.  I have […] (full story)


Which soybean variety is best suited to my region? State variety testing programs provide critical research to help answer that question by evaluating hundreds of soybean varieties every year across […] (full story)


NCGA joined several other members of the Agriculture Transportation Working Group in submitting comments to the Department of Transportation on the state of the U.S. supply chain. The comments address […] (full story)


USDA is announcing fiscal year 2022 assistance opportunities for agricultural producers and private landowners for key programs, such as the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP), Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP), Agricultural... (full story)


Click to view report fvmhoney.pdf in PDF format (full story)


Soybean prices for this week topped on Wednesday with a fade into the weekend. Thursday and Friday drops were not enough to offset the early week gains, as beans go home 2 3/4 cents higher than last Friday’s close. However, November was 29 cents below the midweek high. Soymeal futures... (full story)


Afternoon selling into the CoF report left the cattle board $0.87 to $1.27 in the red. Catch up cash business on Friday resulted in light $124 activity. USDA confirmed the week’s bulk was $124 in the South and from $124 - $126.50 in the North. Feeder cattle futures ended the... (full story)


After an attempted bounce into the weekend, lean hog futures faded in the afternoon and closed with 5 to 50 cent losses. December managed to stay 12 cents higher on the day, though contracts were still down $4.95 from Friday to Friday. USDA’s National Average Base hog price for Friday... (full story)


Cotton prices bounced back with 92 to 212 point gains into the weekend. For the week, December cotton was 81 points higher but traded within a huge 6.1 cent/lb (610 point) range. Dollar Index is up on Thursday, but down again on Friday. CFTC data showed managed money was 81,427... (full story)


Corn prices worked mostly higher through the week, with weakness on Tuesday and Thursday to limit the overall move. Friday’s 3 to 5 3/4 cent gains left December 12 1/4 cents higher from the week’s open. USDA’s cash average corn oil price through the week ending 10/22 range from 62.92... (full story)


Domestic wheat futures set new contract highs on the last trade day of the week. December HRW futures were 1.7% to 3.5% higher with Dec’s new LOC high at $7.75. For spring wheat, prices closed 1% to 2.8% higher on the day pulling Dec above $10 for the first time... (full story)


MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 22-OCT-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 22-OCT-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


Click to view report fvdidnop.pdf in PDF format (full story)


TFM Cash+ Take the Stress Out of Your Marketing Strategy. No hedge account. No margin calls. Just comprehensive, common-sense guidance at a great value. Learn more: https://www.totalfarmmarketing.com/tfm-cash-plus/ CORN HIGHLIGHTS: Corn futures finished the day and week on a firm note, with December closing 5-3/4 higher for the session, closing at... (full story)


Three people are dead after a shooting at a Nebraska elevator early Thursday afternoon. Local authorities responded to an active shooter situation at the Agrex Elevator in Superior, Nebraska, shortly before 2 p.m. Upon arrival, investigators... (full story)


This may have been the long way around the barn to say that I am no longer bearish cattle and starting to get a little bullish.  (full story)


Click to view report lsddcbs.pdf in PDF format (full story)


Click to view report lswcbbs.pdf in PDF format (full story)


Governor Mike Parson has declared October to be Pork Month in Missouri. “Therefore, I Michael L. Parson, Governor of the state of Missouri, do hereby proclaim the month of October 2021 to be Pork Month in the state of Missouri.” Speaking at the... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 22-OCT-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


Click to view report lsddhps.pdf in PDF format (full story)


A livestock economist says he’s fairly optimistic about the cattle market over the next several months. University of Missouri’s Scott Brown says especially as you look at the September placements.  “The pre-report estimates actually would... (full story)


Corn Holds 5.32, Firm Into close (full story)


NW_LS446 Des Moines, IA Fri, Oct 22, 2021 USDA Market News WEEKLY USDA BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE (HOG) The offal value from a typical slaughter hog (1) for the week ended 10/22/2021 was estimated at 5.16 per cwt live, down -0.03 when compared to last week. FOB CENTRAL... (full story)


Soybeans were modestly lower on profit taking and technical selling but managing a modestly higher week-to-week finish. Beans continued to follow global vegetable oils, while watching the harvest pace in the U.S. and planting activity in Argentina... (full story)


Click to view report lsdcbbs.pdf in PDF format (full story)


A monthly survey of rural bankers in the Midwest finds farmers remain in a strong cash position. Creighton University economist Ernie Goss tells Brownfield the October Rural Mainstreet Index declined fractionally for the month but remains above... (full story)


NW_LS410 Des Moines, IA Fri, Oct 22, 2021 USDA Market News USDA BEEF CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE CHOICE SELECT Index 600-900# 600-900# Values => $223.85 $204.33 ... (full story)


At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle were lower waiting for Friday’s Cattle on Feed report from the USDA.  The report could be considered supportive for prices long-term.  October live cattle closed $.87 lower at... (full story)


Click to view report lspdfss.pdf in PDF format (full story)


WASHINGTON, DC 22-OCT-2021 WA_FV103 ... (full story)


Older Stories