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Lean hog prices ended the Tuesday session with losses of $1.15 to $1.62. USDA’s National Average Base hog price for Tuesday afternoon was 15 cents stronger to $63.81. The base hog price in the WCB was seen at $65.10. CME’s 10/22 Lean Hog Index $82.98, down by another 72 cents.... (full story)


Tuesday’s live cattle futures were again triple digits higher. December led the way with a $1.92 gain, while October was $1.80 higher to $126.82. Feeder cattle prices were $1.30 to $2.05 higher on the board at the settle. October contracts expire on Thursday for feeder cattle, and Friday for the... (full story)


Afternoon weakness left soybean futures just fractionally in the black. Meal also pulled back from midday gains to close mixed to mostly lower between 30 cents/ton of UNCH. BO was red all day on Tuesday, ending the session with 49 to 83 point losses. USDA reported two large private soybean... (full story)


Wheat futures turned around in the afternoon to close in the red. December wheat on the CBT gave back 12 3/4 cents from the high and 7 1/4 on the day. KC futures were mixed to mostly lower at the bell, closing within 1 1/2 cents of UNCH. December HRW... (full story)


Cotton futures closed the Tuesday round of trading off the highs, though still 17 to 38 points in the black. Zhengzhou Cotton Prices in China remain firm, following their recent runnup and fade. Prices jumped from 17,20 yuan in late Sep to 22,850 yuan/MT (~ $1.623/lb) at the high. At... (full story)


Front month corn futures prices were up by 5 1/2 to 5 3/4 cents by Tuesday’s close. New crop prices were also higher, with Dec ’22 setting a new LOC high, however only ended with gains of 3 1/2 to 4 cents. Nearby December has rallied 37 1/2 cents since... (full story)


JO_GR225 Portland, OR Tue Oct 26, 2021 USDA Market News NOTICE: Starting November 1, 2021 all feedstuff market information found on this report will be condensed into three national feedstuff reports released on a weekly basis. The reports will be titled "National Animal... (full story)


Wisconsin’s State Assembly has unanimously approved legislation that would put five million dollars into increasing the state’s agricultural exports.  Representative Tony Kurtz from Wonewoc wrote the bill and spoke before Tuesday’s vote. He... (full story)


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 finished with impressive gains of 4 to 5-3/6 cents after trading near 5 cents lower near mid-day. Firm basis,... (full story)


NW_LS442 Des Moines, IA Tue, Oct 26, 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_LS902,Tue Oct 26 2021,USDA Market News,,, USDA TALLOW AND PROTEIN REPORT - FOB CENTRAL,,,,, Choice white grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,55.00,55.00,A Yellow grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,,, Yellow grease ECB (truck),,,47.00,47.00,E Loose lard PS and/or CP FOB PLANT(truck),,,,, Packer... (full story)


A Minnesota farmer is helping share dairy’s sustainability story with the world. Charles Krause, who milks about 300 Holstein cows near Buffalo, took part in last month’s United Nations Food Systems virtual Summit hosted by the Global Dairy... (full story)


The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to the long haul railroad Union Pacific (NYSE: UNP ). I found the company by sorting Barchart's All Time High list first by the highest number of new highs in the last month, then used the Flipchart function to review the charts for... (full story)


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South Dakota Congressman Dusty Johnson says U.S. farmers are called to help feed the world and that can only be achieved through continued innovation and technology. In his opening statement Tuesday, the senior Republican on the House subcommittee... (full story)


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Buyers aren’t flinching as the farmland market reaches historic heights.   Eric Sarff, president of Illinois-based Murray Wise Associates, says price and volume keep churning higher. “Both in Iowa and in Illinois we had a number of sales... (full story)


The head of the SCN Coalition’s diagnostics lab says fall is the best time to test the soil for Soybean Cyst Nematode. Kaitlyn Bissonnette, field crop pathologist with the University of Missouri, says she believes getting an egg count back from the... (full story)


Hogs weaken while cattle markets strong (full story)


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REPORTING OFFICE: MIAMI OCT 26 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: MON OCT 25 2021 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: MIAMI OCT 26 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: MON OCT 25 2021 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


Halfway through harvest, a Delta cotton grower is grateful for a good crop and a good market, but wary of logistical challenges. Kirk Antici is standing in a mature field of cotton scanning the horizon for his two harvesters to arrive and pick what... (full story)


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NW_LS410 Des Moines, IA Tue, Oct 26, 2021 USDA Market News USDA BEEF CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE CHOICE SELECT Index 600-900# 600-900# Values => $225.37 $204.47 ... (full story)


One thing dairy farmers learned in 2020 was the value of safety net programs. The Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) program, authorized by the 2018 Farm Bill, offers market protection to dairy producers when the difference between the all-milk price and... (full story)


IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 26-OCT-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


The president of a company specializing in natural nitrogen is seeing farmers warm up to biologicals. Nolan Berg with Azotic tells Brownfield there’s a diverse group of crop production and protection tools derived from natural materials. “I... (full story)


At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle ended the day higher, watching direct cash cattle trade develop.  October live cattle closed $1.80 higher at $126.82 and December live cattle closed $1.92 higher at $131.45. ... (full story)


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REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON OCT 26 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: MON OCT 25 2021 *... (full story)


An ag economist is cautioning producers from making large changes to their marketing plans based on individual pieces of information. Ag Economic Insights’ co-founder David Widmar tells Brownfield farmers need to think of the big picture and make... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: CHICAGO OCT 26 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: MON OCT 25 2021 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


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REPORTING OFFICE: SAN FRANCISCO OCT 26 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: MON OCT 25 2021 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: PHILADELPHIA OCT 26 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: MON OCT 25 2021 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


NW_LS440 Des Moines, IA Tue, Oct 26, 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_LS901,Tue Oct 26 2021,USDA Market News,,, BEEF VARIETY MEATS - FROZEN - LDS - PRICE RANGE - WTD AVG ---------,,,,, Beef Cheek Meat trmd 70-75% lean,,,,, Beef Cheek Meat trmd 70-75% lean export,,,,, Beef Feet nails off skin on,,,,, Beef Head Meat 60-70% lean,,,,, Beef Head Meat 60-70%... (full story)


NW_LS441 Des Moines, IA Tue, Oct 26, 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 16.37 per cwt live, unchanged when compared to Monday's value FOB CENTRAL... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: PHILADELPHIA OCT 26 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: MON OCT 25 2021 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


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REPORTING OFFICE: SEATTLE OCT 26 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: MON OCT 25 2021 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: PHOENIX OCT 26 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: MON OCT 25 2021 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


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