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Where will corn and soybean prices be this fall? Using history as a guide, be ready for very different prices than we see today, as prices typically shift from May to October.  That’s according to the recent analysis by economists at farmdoc... (full story)


Gold reached a new record high in early May as Russia invaded Ukraine. Since then, the price corrected, probing below the $1800 level on May 13th and May 16th. The gold futures market stopped correcting at the correct technical level and is now consolidating above the level that was the pivot point throughout most of 2021. (full story)


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A new prescription treatment for bovine respiratory disease (BRD), foot rot, and pinkeye is now available for veterinarians from Merck Animal Health. AROVYN – a tulathromycin injection – is an FDA-approved antibiotic for use in cattle as well as... (full story)


Markets closed Monday for Memorial Day (full story)


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REPORTING OFFICE: EL CENTRO MAY 27 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU MAY 26 2022 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: EL CENTRO MAY 27 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU MAY 26 2022 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: EL CENTRO MAY 27 2022 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR MAY 26 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: PHOENIX MAY 27 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU MAY 26 2022 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: PHOENIX MAY 27 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU MAY 26 2022 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 27-MAY-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 27-MAY-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 27-MAY-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


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The Chart of the Day belongs to the independent oil & gas company Earthstone Energy (ESTE). I found the stock by using Barchart's powerful screening function to find the stocks with the highest Weighted Alpha and technical buy signals then sorted that list by the most frequent number of new... (full story)


ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 27-MAY-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


Option collars will take the heat off from point A to BBasics of options collars Here's a few of my old spreadsheets that might help outGold-Collar-Spreadsheet S&P Collar Spreadsheet Sections in this report 1) Performance Update Trading the Daily EMA 9-18 on the primaries2) Simplified trend procedure, the same rules... (full story)


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PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 27-MAY-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


2021 saw root injury and lodging caused by the feeding of corn rootworm larvae in many Minnesota fields. The resulting rootworm beetle populations were also high. Western corn rootworm populations […] (full story)


Jim Roemer reviews the global crop implications of this once-every-20-years (usually) phenomenon (full story)


Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 22.8 cents per pound for the week ending May 21, down 2.9 cents from the previous week. Marketings of […] (full story)


There are symptoms of manganese (Mn) deficiency in soybean appearing in some areas. The symptom of Mn deficiency is interveinal chlorosis (figures 1 and 2). If Mn is deficient, the […] (full story)


This year’s Weed Science Field Day will be held on Thursday, July 14 at the Iowa State University Curtiss Farm, Ames, IA. Although the 2022 cold and wet spring has […] (full story)


  Market Watch with Alan Brugler and Austin Schroeder May 27, 2022 Shifting Sands Beware of shifting sands.  Egypt has found that over time, they cover things up, leaving no trace of  entire cities and fabulous monuments. The Bible says in... (full story)


In tonight’s Evening Edition, read about the record U.S. farm exports, cost-share for soil health and water quality practices, and an oddball of a tractor up for auction. U.S. Farm Exports The U.S. will export a record $191 billion worth of... (full story)


Hog futures went into the Memorial Day weekend with a 70 cent loss in June and a 10 cent loss in July, to 25 to 47 cent gains in the deferred months. USDA’s National Average Base Hog price for Friday afternoon was $1.67 weaker to $109.68. CME’s 5/25 Lean Hog... (full story)


The corn market traded higher ahead of the extended weekend. Old crop July got above $7.80, but closed 12 1/4 cents higher. New crop prices were a dime to 11 1/4 cents stronger on the day. Red December gained 4 1/2 cents to $6.42 1/2 cents. USDA’s daily Ethanol Report... (full story)


Back month fat cattle went into the three-day weekend a nickel to 7 cents higher, as the nearbys faded 12 to 22 cents. USDA reported cash sales for the week were mostly near $137 in the South and near $140 in the North, down $1-2 for the week. . Front... (full story)


The cotton market went into the extended weekend with 48 to 138 point losses. December was down the most on the day, but stayed within Thursday’s range. CFTC reported managed money funds were 5,974 contracts less net long in cotton as of 5/24 compared to last week. The long liquidation... (full story)


Soybean prices ended the Friday session fractionally mixed to 5 3/4 cents in the black. The market left some gains on the table after July picked off stops above the spike high from invasion day. The new LoC high for July soybeans is $17.44 1/4. November soybeans’ $15.55 contract high... (full story)


Chicago wheat prices went home 1.3% to 1.4% higher on Friday into the holiday weekend. KC wheat futures ended the Friday session 6 3/4 to 7 3/4 cents in the black, though prices were up by over 20 cents earlier in the day. Minneapolis wheat ended 12 1/2 to 13... (full story)


A report by the Agricultural and Food Policy Center, AFPC, at Texas A&M University titled “Economic Impact of Higher Crop and Input Prices on AFPC’s Representative Crop Farms” provides insights into the economic impacts […] (full story)


YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 27-MAY-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. Phone: (602) 514-7210 Fax: (602) Any questions or comments can be sent via email to:... (full story)


Can the Market Challenge All-Time Highs? (full story)


SA_LS855 San Angelo, TX Fri May 27, 2022 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Week Ending Friday, May 27, 2022 Weekly Trends: Compared to last week slaughter lambs sold weak to 40.00 lower, mostly 20.00-40.00 lower. Slaughter ewes were mostly weak to 15.00 lower. Feeder... (full story)


Minnesota farmers are gearing up for the first cutting of alfalfa. University of Minnesota Extension crops educator Nathan Drewitz covers the central part of the state and says a cool start to the growing season slowed development. ... (full story)


NW_LS441 ***Correction to week ago and year ago numbers*** Des Moines, IA Fri, May 27, 2022 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 13.36 per cwt live, down -0.09... (full story)


The president of Iowa Farm Bureau believes his state has laid the blueprint for an E15 standard. Brent Johnson tells Brownfield there’s no doubt other states will be looking at the Biofuels Access Bill recently signed into law and want to emulate... (full story)


Soybeans were mostly modestly higher, finishing the week with solid gains. Beans consolidated, watching planting conditions, with markets closed on Monday for Memorial Day. That pushes the USDA’s weekly export inspections and crop progress and... (full story)


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