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Trade was on the positive side today with wheat taking the lead. This was an ongoing result of a weaker US dollar and losses to the spring crop. Hopes that the trade deal between the US and China is moving in a favorable manner provided additional su... (full story)


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The USDA continues to implement 2018 Farm Bill programs. USDA Deputy Secretary Stephen Censky provided an overview of the department’s progress during a Senate Ag Committee hearing today. “At the Secretary’s direction, our implementation... (full story)


A new study has found that hog farms are generating less manure nutrient content associated with odor. More than 106,000 samples gathered on about 180 North Carolina farms showed reductions in ammonia levels.   Jan Archer is a pork... (full story)


3 percent thats the new IMF global growth forecast for 2019. Its the lowest one since the Great Financial Crisis. Is the much talked about recession coming? And what about the just reached Brexit deal? Can they both make gold rally? (full story)


Crude oil seesaw trading goes on, as yesterday's upswing gave way to a lower open earlier today. Given the declining USD, couldn't black gold have acted just a little bit stronger? Let's take a look what it means for our open position - time to head for the exits, or brace... (full story)


Brownfield’s Amie Simpson will cover the  Indiana Board of Animal Health Quarterly Meeting in Indianapolis Tuesday, October 22. Continue reading Indiana Board of Animal Health Quarterly Meeting at Brownfield Ag News.     ... (full story)


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The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to the discount retail company Dollar Tree (DLTR). I found the stock by using Barchart's powerful screening tools to find a list of stocks with the highest Weighted Alpha and best technical buy signals, then... (full story)


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U.S. ethanol production ticked higher last week. The U.S. Energy Information Administration says production averaged 971,000 barrels a day, up 8,000 on the week, but 40,000 below a year ago as the industry continues to grapple with margins and... (full story)


Wheat futures are trading firm to 5 cents higher in the KC and MPLS contracts, with CBT up 7 to 10 cents in the front months. USDA is expected to show 250,000-500,000 MT in all wheat export sales for the week that ended on October 10. Japan is tender... (full story)


Live cattle futures are down 12.5 to 50 cents in the front months at midday. Feeder cattle futures are down triple digits, with Oct $1.25 lower. The CME Feeder Cattle index was 3 cents higher on 10/15 to $145.12. Wholesale boxed beef prices are highe... (full story)


Cotton futures are showing marginal 16 to 24 point losses in the front months on Thursday. Portions of western TX are expected to remain dry for the next 7 days, with the eastern half and Southeastern US expected to receive some moisture from a trop... (full story)


Corn futures are trading 2 to 3 cents higher at midday. The delayed EIA weekly report showed an uptick in daily ethanol production by another 8,000 barrels per day, with 971,000 bpd produced for week ending 10/11. Ethanol stocks are also up, incre... (full story)


Soybeans futures are up 3 to 4 1/2 cents in most contract on Thursday. Soybean meal is us $2.30/ton, while soy oil is 3 points higher. Weekly Export Sales data will be pushed back until Friday due to Monday's Holiday. Cargill announced a 225 million ... (full story)


Lean Hog futures are down $1.80 to $25.875 in the front months on Thursday. The CME Lean Hog Index $1.02 higher to $62.92 on Oct 15. The USDA pork carcass cutout value was down $1.04 at midday to $76.68. Most primal cuts are mixed so far; ribs are se... (full story)


Corn futures are trading 2 to 3 cents higher at midday. The delayed EIA weekly report showed an uptick in daily ethanol production by another 8,000 barrels per day, with 971,000 bpd produced for week ending 10/11. Ethanol stocks are also up, incre... (full story)


Brownfield’s Larry Lee will be on the ground in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin on Wednesday, October 23 for Wisconsin for Farm Bureau USMCA discussion with VP Mike Pence, Continue reading Wisconsin Farm Bureau USMCA discussion with Vice President... (full story)


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Brownfield’s Larry Lee will be on the ground near Loyal for Wisconsin Farm Technology Days-Clark County Media Day on Monday, October 21. Continue reading Wisconsin Farm Technology Days-Clark County Media Day at Brownfield Ag News.   ... (full story)


A farmer in southeast Minnesota anticipates a difficult soybean harvest. “There’s still a fair amount of green stem in there, and some green pods.” That’s Ed McNamara of Goodhue telling Brownfield about his 1.6 maturity soybeans... (full story)


Production has been suspended at Cargill’s Dodge City, Kansas protein facility following an explosion.  Daniel Sullivan, with Cargill says the explosion occurred in a small stand-alone building on the site and the accident is under... (full story)


Direct cash cattle trade is off to a slow start this morning.  Bids remain scarce with just regionals placing bids at $173 dressed in Nebraska and $175 dressed in Iowa.  Asking prices have resurfaced at $112 to $113 live in the South and $178 to $180... (full story)


The head of the Renewable Fuels Association says it took about five minutes to realize the EPA is trying to pull a bait-and-switch with its supplemental biofuels proposal. Geoff Cooper tells Brownfield it’s baffling the EPA would use Department... (full story)


Mark Dorenkamp will cover the Minnesota Farmers Union convention in Minneapolis, Minnesota on November 23rd, 2019. Continue reading Minnesota Farmers Union convention at Brownfield Ag News.           (full story)


The USDA will collect additional information on corn and soybean harvested acreage in Minnesota and North Dakota following the recent heavy snowfall in the northern U.S. Plains. Harvest activity in both states was already behind average following the... (full story)


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Farmers are facing another year where their bottom line is under pressure. As they navigate the busy harvest season, it’s also a good time to take a close look at their marketing and financial situation. In this podcast, Michael LaPlant discusses... (full story)


CORN Corn futures have bounced off of nearby support and are trading with slight gains so far this morning. Dec corn is up 3-3/4 to 3.95-1/2, Mar corn is up 3 cents to 4.06-1/2, and May corn is up 3-1/4 cents to 4.13. There is a sense of optimism to... (full story)


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As the corn and soy markets began to tire this week, they evidently decided to pass the baton over to wheat to see if it could not extend this positive run. Thus far, it has done a pretty respectable job as we have now seen December futures extended into higher highs for the swing, reaching the... (full story)


Below is a daily February live cattle chart showing planetary angle lines. I used a price per degree of .08. (full story)


GX_GR113 Springfield, IL Thu Oct 17, 2019 USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News This is Thursday's report of the grain prices and trends prepared by the USDA and the Illinois Department of Agriculture. In Northern and Western Illinois country grain dealers quoted shelled corn bids were up 3 to... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: FRESNO OCT 17 2019 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED OCT 16 2019 *MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: FRESNO OCT 17 2019 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED OCT 16 2019 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


CO_LS146 Columbia, SC Thurs Oct 17, 2019 USDA-SC Dept Ag Market News SC Farm Report on Thursday Cattle at SC Auctions on Wednesday: Due to limited comparable sales, no feeder cattle trends are available. Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1- 2 450-500 lbs 134.00, 500-600 lbs... (full story)


JO_GR125 Portland, OR Thu Oct 17, 2019 USDA Market News CA Weekly Grain Report Compared Oct 10, 2019 Paid by feed manufacturers and other users, delivered plant or receiving station. All prices are offers for prompt shipment unless otherwise stated. **Due to... (full story)


As the corn and soy markets began to tire this week, they evidently decided to pass the baton over to wheat to see if it could not extend this positive run.  Thus far, it has done a pretty respectable job as we have now seen December futures extended... (full story)


CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 17-OCT-2019 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. ... (full story)


CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 17-OCT-2019 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. ... (full story)


CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 17-OCT-2019 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. ... (full story)


CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 17-OCT-2019 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. ... (full story)


LOS ANGELES Terminal Prices as of 17-OCT-2019 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. ... (full story)


PHILADELPHIA 17-OCTOBER-2019 Auction Sales - Prices To Growers Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News, Federal-State Market News Service, USDA Phone: (215) 551-6791 Fax: (215) 336-0355 AM_FV160 Mount Hope, Ohio Auction. Mount Hope, Ohio Data compiled by: Mount Hope Ohio Auction Phone:... (full story)


NEW YORK Terminal Prices as of 17-OCT-2019 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. ... (full story)


LOS ANGELES Terminal Prices as of 17-OCT-2019 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. ... (full story)


NEW YORK Terminal Prices as of 17-OCT-2019 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. ... (full story)


GX_GR114 Des Moines, IA Thu, Oct 17, 2019 USDA -IL Market News Ohio River barge loading grain elevator prices and trends Spot bids to producers at selected barge loading terminals on the Ohio River in the Mt. Vernon-Evansville Indiana area. Cash Bids Bid Change... (full story)


GX_GR111 Des Moines, IA Thu, Oct 17, 2019 USDA-IL Market News Toledo Grain Report Spot bids for grain delivered to Toledo. The following quotations represent bids ($/bu) from terminal elevators as of 3:00 p.m. eastern. OFF RIVER Grain ... (full story)


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