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Beneficial weather has helped ease drought conditions in Iowa. Iowa Ag Secretary Mike Naig says the state has seen much-needed rain. “Especially in western Iowa and northwest Iowa. And you couple that timely rain with some cooler... (full story)


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Soybeans were lower on fund and technical selling, cementing the weekly losses. Beans were watching the weather, with spillover from bean meal, which has recently been pressured by concerns about feed demand from China. That’s also slowed down... (full story)


Governor Gretchen Whitmer is honoring Michigan’s wheat farmers by declaring July as Wheat Month. More than 5,000 farmers in the state produce about 40 million bushels of wheat annually on more than 500,000 acres of farmland in all but a few... (full story)


The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is considering several possible pathways as it investigates the latest detection of Palmer amaranth. Denise Thiede with MDA says the invasive weed was most recently identified in Goodhue County in... (full story)


A dairy policy specialist tells Brownfield unfortunately the U.S. is getting dragged into political tensions in Colombia. At the end of June, Colombia’s Ministry of Commerce, Industry, and Tourism started an investigation against the U.S. saying... (full story)


IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 23-JUL-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


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Even with the heat in the forecast, rains have helped remove the panic from the corn and soybean markets the past month. And as July enters its final weeks, the corn “weather market” may be behind the U.S. “Actually, even a couple months ago, I... (full story)


A field crops pathologist says while tar spot was found earlier than normal this year, the rest of the season will determine its impact as it spreads in states surrounding Lake Michigan and westward. Marty Chilvers with Michigan State University... (full story)


NW_LS410 Des Moines, IA Fri, Jul 23, 2021 USDA Market News USDA BEEF CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE CHOICE SELECT Index 600-900# 600-900# Values => $216.18 $198.11 ... (full story)


If you enjoy listening to podcasts (such as the regular Successful Farming Podcast), you’re one of millions of people enjoying this booming medium. Whether it’s for entertainment, information, or news, podcasts continue to grow. And farmers and... (full story)


FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 23-JUL-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


NW_LS902,Fri Jul 23 2021,USDA Market News,,, USDA TALLOW AND PROTEIN REPORT - FOB CENTRAL,,,,, Choice white grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,,, Yellow grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,,, Yellow grease ECB (truck),,,45.50,45.50,B Loose lard PS and/or CP FOB PLANT(truck),,,,, Packer bleachable tallow... (full story)


NW_LS442 Des Moines, IA Fri, Jul 23, 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_LS444 Des Moines, IA Fri, Jul 23, 2021 USDA Market News WEEKLY USDA BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE (COW) The hide and offal value from a typical slaughter cow(1) for the week ended 7/23/2021 was estimated at 14.52 per cwt live, up 0.62 from last week. CALCULATIONS FOR BY-PRODUCT VALUE... (full story)


NW_LS901,Fri Jul 23 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 Fri, Jul 23, 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 14.07 per cwt live, unchanged when compared to Thursday's value FOB CENTRAL... (full story)


NW_LS446 Des Moines, IA Fri, Jul 23, 2021 USDA Market News WEEKLY USDA BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE (HOG) The offal value from a typical slaughter hog (1) for the week ended 7/23/2021 was estimated at 5.04 per cwt live, up 0.04 when compared to last week. FOB CENTRAL U.S. CALCULATIONS... (full story)


NW_LS440 Des Moines, IA Fri, Jul 23, 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)


LM_LM352 St. Joseph, MO Fri Jul 23, 2021 USDA Market News National Weekly Slaughter Sheep Review for w/e Friday, July 23, 2021 Comments: Compared to last week, negotiated purchases of slaughter lambs were generally steady on on comparable purchases. Negotiated... (full story)


NW_LS443 St Joseph, MO Fri Ju1 23, 2021 USDA Market News WEEKLY LAMB PELTS PRICE REPORT, FOB Major Production Points Estimated Credit Returned to Producers Per Piece Price for Week Ending: 7/23/2021 Pelt activity this week compared to last report: Not enough market participants to... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON JUL 23 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU JUL 22 2021 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON JUL 23 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU JUL 22 2021 *... (full story)


In my opinion, futures traders have remained the producer's best friend. (full story)


At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live cattle ended the day mostly higher and feeder cattle were higher ahead of the on feed numbers, with support from higher boxed beef prices. The numbers were neutral to slightly friendly to prices.  Feeder... (full story)


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REPORTING OFFICE: DALLAS JUL 23 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU JUL 22 2021 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


Sep. corn closed at $5.47 and 1/4, down 17 and 1/4 cents Aug. soybeans closed at $14.01, down 15 and 1/4 cents Aug. soybean meal closed at $353.60, down $9.60 Aug. soybean oil closed at 65.66, up 66 points Sep. wheat closed at $6.84, down 8 and 1/4... (full story)


Milk futures on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange closed out the week mostly higher supported by cash trade and declining feed costs. July Class III milk up two cents at $16.59. August up eight cents at $16.47. September nine cents higher at $16.91.... (full story)


Markets rally to end week on a strong note (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SEATTLE JUL 23 2021 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR JUL 22 2021 ... (full story)


The U.S. cattle herd got 1% smaller between July 1st, 2020 and July 1st, 2021 and there are signs of further contraction in the coming months. The USDA says the total of 100.9 million head included 1% declines for all cows and heifers that have... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON JUL 23 2021 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR JUL 22 2021 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SAN FRANCISCO JUL 23 2021 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR JUL 22 2021 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SAN FRANCISCO JUL 23 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU JUL 22 2021 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: PHILADELPHIA JUL 23 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU JUL 22 2021 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: PHILADELPHIA JUL 23 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU JUL 22 2021 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: DALLAS JUL 23 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU JUL 22 2021 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: DALLAS JUL 23 2021 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR JUL 22 2021 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: CHICAGO JUL 23 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU JUL 22 2021 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


The USDA says the most recent cattle on feed numbers were close to pre-report expectations, but do indicate some impact from drought in parts of the Plains and Midwest. Placements into feedlots during June were down 7% on the year at 1.67 million... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: CHICAGO JUL 23 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU JUL 22 2021 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: CHICAGO JUL 23 2021 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR JUL 22 2021 ... (full story)


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REPORTING OFFICE: BOSTON JUL 23 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU JUL 22 2021 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)