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SEATTLE Shipping Point Prices as of 16-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


As the 2021 growing season comes to a close, what should you be thinking about in terms of corn disease and how that might impact your harvest plans? Crown and […] (full story)


THOMASVILLE-BIWEEKLY Shipping Point Prices as of 16-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


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November soybean futures traded with another 17 cent range on Thursday, but ended the session just 1 1/2 cents higher. The other nearbys also spent time on both sides of UNCH to close mixed within a 1 1/4 cents. Soymeal prices found afternoon strength to close the day $4.30 to... (full story)


Thursday wheat trading moved prices in both directions. SRW futures closed fractionally mixed to 3 1/2 cents in the red by July ’22. KC HRW futures extended their premium to the SRW market with gains of 3 1/2 to 5 cents. Spring wheat prices were firm on the day, only... (full story)


Back and forth action continued for cotton on Thursday, as futures stayed within the 3.75 cent range developed since 8/18. At the close, prices were 77 to 86 points lower. Thin October gave back triple digits to 93.41 cents/lb. That reduced the inverse to Dec to 90 points, with December... (full story)


Fat cattle futures were weaker on Thursday but closed off their lows with 17 to 87 cent losses. Feeders were higher nearby, gaining $1.15 in September, but were 27 to 40 cents red in the deferred months. Cash cattle trade for the week has been gravitating near $124 for the... (full story)


Lean hog futures added another triple digits to the upside on Thursday follow through from Wednesday’s gains. Prices closed $2.15 to $3.20 higher on the day. USDA’s National Average Base hog price fell $1.86 on Thursday to $81.64. The CME Lean Hog Index for 9/13 was 63 cents weaker to... (full story)


At the settle for Thursday, corn futures were 3 1/4 to 4 cents weaker. Poor weekly export sales were the main influence, with the lack of New Orleans origination crimping sales. Crude Oil prices are also pulling back after the recent rally. Dalian Corn Prices for the January contract closed... (full story)


The USDA has extended the deadline for livestock and poultry producers to apply for the Pandemic Livestock Indemnity Program. The original deadline September 17th has been moved into next month. Producers who suffered losses during the pandemic... (full story)


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PHILADELPHIA SEPTEMBER 14, 2021 Auction Sales Prices To Growers Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News, Federal-State Market News Service, USDA Phone: (215) 551-6791 Fax: (215) 336-0355 AA_FV160 ADAMS COUNTY INDIANA FLOWER & PRODUCE AUCTION. Monroe, IN Data compiled by: ADAMS... (full story)


An ag economic service is estimating higher farm incomes this marketing year.  Head of the University of Missouri’s Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute Pat Westhoff tells Brownfield expected strong global demand for U.S. ag goods and... (full story)


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 closed weaker today with losses of 3-1/4 to 4 cents as Dec led today’s drop closing at 5.29-1/2. Today’s high price... (full story)


Harvest is underway for southwestern Indiana farmer Mark Seib. “We’ve harvested about 200 acres of corn already and moisture has been running at about 20 percent,” he says. “We’ve also harvested some beans. Soybeans have been not quite there... (full story)


The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is again considering protections for the gray wolf.  Assistant Director of Ecological Services Gary Frazer issued a notice saying the agency will conduct a year-long status review of the wolf after two... (full story)


Bonds were lower today and have now punctured both ends of the triangle.  The US dollar was sharply higher today.  All factors of trading in other commodity markets appeared to be hampered by these market's movement. (full story)


USDA officials are pleased with state and national Grassland CRP signup figures.  Wisconsin’s acting Farm Service Agency director Tyler Radke says he’s pleased to see this level of interest from conservation-minded producers, calling it a... (full story)


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Brownfield Anchor/Reporter Larry Lee will be in Wausau, Wisconsin on September 21 for the Professional Dairy Producers Water Tour. ...         (full story)


Many farmers are expecting cash rental rates to rise in 2022, according to the latest Ag Economy Barometer. Purdue University’s Jim Mintert says “producers continue to tell us that they expect to see some higher cash rental rates on corn and... (full story)


At this week’s dairy pricing Senate Ag subcommittee hearing dairy farmers protested subsidies as a solution for milk pricing challenges. Mississippi dairy farmer Mike Ferguson says more funding however could be made available to producers for... (full story)


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A corn and soybean grower says the EPA’s elimination of chlorpyrifos on crops is a big deal in his state. Kevin Deinert farms in southeastern South Dakota, tells Brownfield Ag News, “Given the drought that we’ve had, we see more insect and disease... (full story)


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Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack says the US continues to build on its trade relationship with China. During a call with reporters from the G20 Summit on Thursday Vilsack says there is good news.  “They have obviously improved their purchases from... (full story)


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NW_LS410 Des Moines, IA Thu, Sep 16, 2021 USDA Market News USDA BEEF CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE CHOICE SELECT Index 600-900# 600-900# Values => $243.20 $211.63 ... (full story)


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At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live cattle were mostly lower and feeders were mixed adjusting spreads, watching the direct cash trade.  There continues to be pressure from the ongoing decline in wholesale values. October live cattle closed $.57... (full story)


An ag economist says there will likely be a shift in organic soybean imports in the second quarter of 2022 following the Department of Commerce’s findings in a case against India which could reshape markets. In March, the Organic Soybean Processors... (full story)


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The short-term rally by the US dollar index may not make a lot of sense, but at least it's consistent. (full story)


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The U.S. average diesel fuel price decreased less than 1 cent, remaining virtually unchanged at $3.37 per gallon on September 13, 95 cents higher than a year ago. The Rocky […] (full story)


With uncertainty in the ethanol industry from demand to continuing court challenges under the Renewable Fuel Standard, head of the Nebraska Corn Board says expanding ethanol-blended fuel is the key for the state’s corn producers. Kelly... (full story)


Milk futures on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange closed mixed Thursday in a lightly traded narrow range. September Class III milk up three cents at $16.61. October unchanged at $17.15. November eight cents lower at $19.98. December down seven cents... (full story)


RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 16-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


NW_LS902,Thu Sep 16 2021,USDA Market News,,, USDA TALLOW AND PROTEIN REPORT - FOB CENTRAL,,,,, Choice white grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),10.0,47.00,51.00,49.00, Yellow grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,,, Yellow grease ECB (truck),,,,, Loose lard PS and/or CP FOB PLANT(truck),,,,, Packer bleachable... (full story)


NW_LS440 Des Moines, IA Thu, Sep 16, 2021 USDA Market News USDA BY-PRODUCT PRICE REPORT - FOB CENTRAL U.S. BASIS Carlot Basis - Dollars/hundredweight - as of 3:00 PM. BEEF VARIETY MEATS - FROZEN --------------------------------------- Items Lds ... (full story)


NW_LS442 Des Moines, IA Thu, Sep 16, 2021 USDA Market News USDA TALLOW AND PROTEIN REPORT - FOB CENTRAL U.S. Dollars/hundredweight (unless otherwise stated) as of 3:00 PM. TALLOW, GREASE, AND LARD Lds Price Range Wtd Avg INEDBL, TALW/GRSE FOB CENTRAL ... (full story)


NW_LS441 Des Moines, IA Thu, Sep 16, 2021 USDA Market News USDA BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE (STEER) FOB CENTRAL U.S. The hide and offal value from a typical slaughter steer(1) for today was estimated at 15.27 per cwt live, unchanged when compared to Wednesday's value FOB CENTRAL... (full story)


NW_LS901,Thu Sep 16 2021,USDA Market News,,, BEEF VARIETY MEATS - FROZEN - LDS - PRICE RANGE - WTD AVG ---------,,,,, Beef Cheek Meat trmd 70-75% lean,,,300.00,300.00,D Beef Cheek Meat trmd 70-75% lean export,,,,, Beef Feet nails off skin on,,,,, Beef Head Meat 60-70% lean,,,,, Beef Head... (full story)


Grain markets have seen a nice relief rally through this week's trade, but will we see sellers step back in ahead of the weekend? Cattle futures have struggled to rebound following weeks of selling pressure, is that a sign that the lows aren't in yet? Meanwhile, lean hogs surge higher in the last two sessions and look primed for a strong end to the week. (full story)


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