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Front month lean hog futures jumped higher out of the weekend after digesting the quarterly Hogs and Pigs report. December is up the $4.75 limit, while the other front months are at least $2.95 higher. October is $2.42 stronger on relatively lighter OI (~26.2k contracts as of Friday). USDA’s National... (full story)


Soy futures are starting the new week of trading in the black. Beans are up 6 to 9 1/4 cents so far, while 22/23 futures eat into the inverse with double digit gains. Soymeal prices are trading $2.70 to $3 higher so far. Front month BO futures are up 10... (full story)


Winter wheat futures are firm so far while midday spring wheat prices are gaining the most out of the weekend. CBT SRW prices are fractionally mixed to a penny higher so far. KC wheat is also mixed mostly higher within 2 cents of UNCH. Spring wheat prices are up as... (full story)


Through Monday’s midday, cotton futures are adding another triple digits to the upside. October is up 354 points so far, though OI was limited to 164 contracts as of Friday. December is still 125 points in the black, but is off the new LOC high by 262 points. The new... (full story)


Coming out of the weekend front month corn futures are 9 1/2 to 11 1/4 cents in the black. Taiwan booked 65k MT of optional origin corn via tender. USDA reported 517,539 MT of corn was shipped during the week that ended 9/23. That was up from 403k MT last... (full story)


Front month cattle futures are trading 7 to 72 cents weaker, due to larger than expected Cattle on Feed numbers released Friday. December prices are the firmest at midday, while the back months are the weakest. Cash trade last week was mostly lighter in volume near $124. Feeder cattle are... (full story)


AJ_PY006 Atlanta, GA Mon. Sep 27, 2021 USDA Market News Daily Northeast Region Eggs ... (full story)


AJ_PY003 Atlanta, GA Mon. Sep 27, 2021 USDA Market News Daily New York Eggs ... (full story)


NW_PY019 Atlanta, GA Mon. Sep 27, 2021 USDA Market News BROILER/FRYER: Daily Estimated Slaughter of Broiler/Fryers Estimate Actual Avg. Wt. Actual Avg. Wt. (1,000) (1,000) ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: MIAMI SEP 27 2021 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR SEP 26 2021 ... (full story)


The USDA says that as of the week ending September 23rd, corn, sorghum, soybean, and wheat export inspections are all running behind the previous marketing year’s respective paces. Export operations are slowly resuming at the Louisiana Gulf following... (full story)


NW_PY018 Des Moines, IA Mon. Sep 27, 2021 USDA Market News Daily Midwest Regional Eggs ... (full story)


By partnering with Compeer Financial to create an online application, Tillable, Inc. is enabling farmers, landowners, and investors to purchase or refinance farmland from a smartphone. It takes less than 10 minutes to complete the digital lending... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: EL CENTRO SEP 27 2021 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR SEP 24 2021 ... (full story)


JK_PY001 Atlanta, GA Mon. Sep 27, 2021 USDA Market News Daily Southern States Broiler/Fryer Parts ... (full story)


AL_LS600 Las Cruces, NM Mon Sep 27, 2021 USDA Market News Texas to Mexico Daily Livestock Exports ... (full story)


BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 27-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


WA_LS718 **Updated with Cattle and Calves Federally Inspected Slaughter** Des Moines, IA Fri Sep 24, 2021 USDA Market News Canadian Livestock Prices and Federal Inspected Slaughter Figures Info for Week Ending September 17, 2021 Area: Alberta Direct Sales, 4%... (full story)


AJ_PY046 Atlanta, GA Mon. Sep 27, 2021 USDA Market News Daily Northeast Broiler/Fryer Parts as of 11:30 ... (full story)


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National Farmers Union has started a campaign against monopolies in agriculture. The Fairness for Farmers initiative is pushing for stronger enforcement of antitrust laws and the breaking up of monopolies. NFU is calling on Congressional leaders... (full story)


NW_LS196 Des Moines, Iowa Mon Sep 27, 2021 USDA Market News USDA NATIONAL STEER & HEIFER ESTIMATED GRADING PERCENT REPORT For Week Ending: 9/18/2021 National, Regional, and State Breakdown of Official USDA Quality Grades. Percentages derived from each... (full story)


The silver market has been downright ugly over the past weeks. Since February 2021, the price has made lower highs and lower lows, with the most recent new low for 2021 last week at just over the $22 per ounce level. I continue to buy silver on a scale-down basis, but the results have not been pretty. (full story)


The Chinese government is curbing energy usage in the country to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The curbs, which include reducing power use in commercial venues and public utilities in some cities, come as President Xi Jinping is looking to cut air pollution and ensure blue skies ahead of the Winter... (full story)


RA_FV001 Raleigh, NC-Summary of Farmers' Market Prices in North Carolina Provided by: Fruit & Vegetable Market News Office Federal-State Market News Office - Raleigh, NC Phone: 919-707-3156 Internet Address: http://www.ncagprices.org STATE FARMERS MARKET - RALEIGH,... (full story)


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COLUMBIA, SC Monday, September 27, 2021 South Carolina State Farmers Market - Prices to Growers Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal State Market News Office Columbia, SC CA_FV001 Columbia Farmers Market - Wholesale prices paid to Growers until 9:00 a.m. for... (full story)


WA_GR101 Washington, DC Mon Sep 27, 2021 USDA Market News *CORRECTIONS AT BOTTOM OF REPORT ARE INCLUDED IN CURRENT MARKET YEAR TO DATE* COUNTRY OF DESTINATION IS REPORTED AS KNOWN AT THE TIME OF EXPORTATION. INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS REPORT REFLECTS EXPORTED GRAIN... (full story)


NW_PY005 Des Moines, IA Mon. Sep 27, 2021 USDA Market News Daily South Central Region Eggs ... (full story)


NW_PY041 Des Moines, IA Mon. Sep 27, 2021 USDA Market News Daily Central Region Breaking Stock ... (full story)


LM_CT155 St. Joseph, MO Mon Sep 27, 2021 USDA Market News Service NATIONAL WEEKLY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - PREMIUMS AND DISCOUNTS For Week of: 9/27/2021 Value Adjustments Range Simple Avg. Change Quality: Prime ... (full story)


Matt Amick, Director of Biofuels and New Uses, says that the USDA Higher Blends Infrastructure Incentive Program affords new opportunities to expand biodiesel access to both customers and distributors in Missouri. Several businesses, including... (full story)


African swine fever continues to spread in Germany and the country’s ag minister says she will realign the pork industry to ensure its future. The ministry says the latest initiative will reorganize the entire pork chain in all aspects from... (full story)


Briefly put, yield reports continue to be bright as we cross the mid-point of rice harvest progress in Arkansas.  Most seem very optimistic about their yields this year and there […] (full story)


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0MG_GR210 Montgomery, AL Mon September 27, 2021 USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News Alabama Weekly Feedstuff/Production Cost Report Feedstuff prices, dollars per ton, bulk, truck delivered to areas in state unless otherwise stated. Compared to one week ago: Whole cottonseed... (full story)


Actionable fundamental and technical landscape on ES, NQ, YM, RTY and more . . . (full story)


RA_PY002 Raleigh, NC Monday, September 27, 2021 USDA-NC Dept of Ag Market News N.C. BROILER-FRYERS: The market tone is steady and the live supply is adequate to meet the moderate demand. Average weights are mostly desirable. The estimated slaughter for Monday in North Carolina... (full story)


Enlist field specialist Steve Snyder says farmers have a lot of choices when it comes to conventional herbicides, and picking the right soybean trait package is really important for managing weeds. He points to the timing of application, tank mix... (full story)


While many Republicans were swamped by the Watergate tide, Republican Chuck Grassley won election to the House in 1974 and will surpass half a century in Congress if elected to his eighth Senate term in 2022. Grassley announced for re-election on... (full story)


Deputy Agriculture Secretary Jewel Bronaugh will co-chair a congressionally approved Equity Commission to address racial discrimination within the USDA and its programs, announced the Agriculture Department. The USDA has been called “the last... (full story)


After trading calmly in a narrow range for over a month, last week’s market activity was nothing short of a rollercoaster ride. Expecting a breakout of some sort at any […] (full story)


The USDA is projecting the number of turkeys raised in the U.S. this year at 214 million head, which would be down 4% from the 2020 total of 224 million head. Minnesota has the largest inventory at 40.5 million turkeys, up 1%, the only major... (full story)


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