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Summary A robust Southwestern monsoon circulation delivered drought-easing rainfall but sparked localized flash flooding across large sections of the Four Corners States, as well as the southern Great Basin, but […] (full story)


The Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced a special import quota for upland cotton that permits importation of a quantity of upland cotton equal to one week’s domestic […] (full story)


Sales of 80,000 tons of U.S. rice to Iraq have just been announced by ADM (subject to letter of credit approval), and an additional 40,000 tons was sold by Supreme […] (full story)


This Secretarial natural disaster designation allows the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) to extend much-needed emergency credit to producers recovering from natural disasters through emergency loans. […] (full story)


This Secretarial natural disaster designation allows the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) to extend much-needed emergency credit to producers recovering from natural disasters through emergency loans. […] (full story)


This Secretarial natural disaster designation allows the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) to extend much-needed emergency credit to producers recovering from natural disasters through emergency loans. […] (full story)


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SA_LS855 San Angelo, TX Fri Jul 30, 2021 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Week Ending Friday, July 30, 2021 Weekly Trends: Compared to last week slaughter lambs mostly weak to 15.00 lower; slaughter ewes steady to 5.00 lower; feeder lambs 2.00-7.00 lower. At San... (full story)


There is a method you can estimate corn yield by thoroughly sampling random ears in a field. It will take some effort, knowledge and luck to represent a field, but […] (full story)


Corn maturation is generally a bit later than normal this year due to moderate temperatures, but depending on planting date and a couple other variables, most is now denting and […] (full story)


Trey Price again visits the Crop Doctors’ Podcast studio in Stoneville to talk about Cercospora Blight in soybean.  Tom and Trey discuss current research on the disease, symptom identification, fungicide […] (full story)


With harvest about two months away for Arkansas soybeans, both the cash and book markets for the crop are well into double-digit dollars, with markets closing Friday as high as […] (full story)


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A rise in COVID-19 cases is prompting the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture to cancel in-person field days, with some morphing into online formats. The Division of Agriculture […] (full story)


Arkansas rice farmers watching fall armyworms obliterate their fields can now fight back, with the federal Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday granting a crisis exemption enabling growers to use a […] (full story)


Panama Canal Makes Way for Larger Vessels As of May 21, the maximum allowable length for vessels transiting the Panama Canal’s Neopanamax Locks has increased from 367.28 meters (1,205 feet) […] (full story)


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SA_LS850May 06 San Angelo, TX Thr Jul 29, 2021 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Thursday, July 29, 2021 Compared to last week at Ft. Collins, CO slaughter lambs 5.00-15.00 lower; slaughter ewes sharply higher. Equity Cooperative Auction sold 350 slaughter lambs in... (full story)


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After spending moments of the trade on both sides of UNCH, front month cotton prices ultimately ended red with losses of 15 to 22 points. Export Sales data as of 7/22 showed net old crop cancelations amounting to 1,150 fewer RBs on the books. That was the first net cancelation... (full story)


After Wednesday’s triple digit losses, with a limit move in Oct, the Thursday session concluded with the board 22 to 60 cents higher for the gainers and 55 cents weaker in October. USDA confirmed the rumors of ASF present in the Dominican Republic’s domestic hog herd, representing the first Western... (full story)


At the close, front month fat cattle futures were 22 to 57 cents weaker. USDA confirmed cash trade from $120 to $124 on Thursday, with sales of $195 to $201 in the beef. The bulk of trade has remained $119-$120 for the South and from $122-$123 in the North. Feeder... (full story)


Spread trading against the old/new crop inverse unfolded late in the Thursday session. August soybeans closed 2 1/4 cents higher ahead of FND, while the rest of the nearby contracts rallied double digits of as much as 16 3/4. Soymeal prices were $0.40 to $1.10/ton higher at the close. BO... (full story)


At the Thursday close, corn futures were 4 1/2 to 8 3/4 cents higher in the front months. September prices added to their premium to Dec, but spot cash prices were still a 74 cent premium to September contracts. Dalian Corn Prices were seen firming on Wednesday to 2,565 yuan/MT... (full story)


At the close for Thursday’s trade, wheat futures were double digits stronger. Spring wheat futures pulled back from 20+ cent gains, but were still 5 1/2 to 14 3/4 cents stronger on the day. SRW wheat prices closed with gains of 13 1/4 to 16 1/2 cents. KC HRW prices... (full story)


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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 firmed, finishing with moderate to strong gains despite another week of poor export sales news. September gained 8-3/4 cents... (full story)


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At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange live and feeder cattle futures were lower, with feeders leading the way down on the higher corn. Beef export sales were up on the week, but lower than average, with South Korea, Japan, and China the reported buyers.... (full story)


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A Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill this week focused on “beefing up the supply chain,” but it was the prices paid to producers that was also in focus. That’s as Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) made clear his concerns about what he... (full story)


The U.S. Labor Secretary says the infrastructure deal reached in the Senate this week has the potential to add two-Million jobs a year over a decade. Secretary Martin Walsh tells Brownfield Ag News, “Some of these jobs will be created in the... (full story)


AL_LS635 Las Cruces, NM Thu, Jul 29, 2021 USDA Market News ***ADDITIONAL SLAUGHTER CATTLE, HOGS, AND HORSES*** US to Mexico Weekly Livestock Export Summary ... (full story)