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RA_PY002 Raleigh, NC Wednesday, August 10, 2022 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 Wednesday in North... (full story)


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Senators were wrong in repealing a program for $4 billion in debt relief for socially disadvantaged farmers, said John Boyd, president of the National Black Farmers Association, on Tuesday. A Virginia farmer, Boyd called on President Biden to declare... (full story)


Rising costs and increasing competition will, in coming years, reduce the dominance that China has enjoyed in the cotton industry since joining the WTO in 2001, said an Agriculture Department report. China is the world’s largest cotton grower,... (full story)


YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 10-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News, Federal Market News Service, USDA. Phone:(816) 676-7051 Any questions or comments can be sent via email to:... (full story)


NW_LS720txt Des Moines, IA Wednesday, August 10, 2022 USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market News Weekly Estimated Average Weight of Barrows & Gilts for W/E 8/6/2022 Iowa-Southern Minnesota-South Dakota Direct Hog Reporting Area Week Ending Head Count ... (full story)


AJ_PY005 Atlanta, GA Wed. Aug 10, 2022 USDA Market News ***Beginning in August or September, this information will be available in a PDF format at AMS�s My Market News platform. This will allow for greater ease of data consumption, analysis, and visualization. New... (full story)


Every year, corn diseases can significantly undermine plant health and rob yield. While management options might be limited for this crop, it isn’t too early to start thinking about next year. In this Managing for Profit, Jim Donnelly, DEKALB... (full story)


AJ_PY029 Atlanta, GA Wed. Aug 10, 2022 USDA Market News Daily Weighted Average Trailer Load Egg Sales ... (full story)


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REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON AUG 10 2022 RAIL AND PIGGYBACK SHIPMENTS FOR: TUE AUG 09 2022 CAR AND VAN COUNT ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON AUG 10 2022 RAIL AND PIGGYBACK SHIPMENTS FOR: TUE AUG 09 2022 10,000 POUND UNITS (COMMODITY TOTALS FOLLOW ASTERIKS) ... (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/ Information produced by ADM Investor Services, Inc. and distributed by Stewart-Peterson Inc. US CPI Wednesday. Grains are higher. SU is up 16 cents... (full story)


AL_LS603 Las Cruces, NM Feeder Cattle August 10, 2022 Daily Import Total Sales August 9, 2022 Santa Teresa, NM. EST: 1500 Compared to last week, steer calves and yearlings sold... (full story)


Russia is once again blackmailing Europe by cutting of oil flows through the Druzhba pipeline, which ironically is the Russian word for friendship. That pipeline carries crude oil some 2,500 miles from the Urals to Central Europe cutting off supply to Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic. Russia cut of supply as a reminder to Europe that they could do it and to force these countries to pay for that oil in rubles. (full story)


Lean hog futures were down 10 to 70 cents in the front months on Tuesday, excluding the 40 cent gain for soon to expire August. Back months were steady to $1.25 higher. The USDA’s National Average Base Hog price was $131.13 on Tuesday afternoon, up $8.29 from the previous day.... (full story)


Cotton futures are mostly 75 to 116 points lower this morning. They were 110 to 348 points higher in most front months on Tuesday. Support was coming from weaker crop condition ratings and a slightly weaker dollar, down 128 points. The weekly Crop Progress report from NASS had condition ratings... (full story)


The wheat complex is trading higher across the three exchanges following overnight action. CBT is up 11 to 12 ¾ cents, with KC 7 to 9 ½ cents higher and MPLS up 6 ¾ to 9 ¼ cents. They were mixed on Tuesday. CBT was fractionally up 1 ¾ cents... (full story)


Live cattle futures were down 25 cents to $1.05 on Tuesday. Cash trade has been pretty quiet early this week, with the Fed Cattle Exchange online auction showing no sales on the 1,185 head listed. Bids ranged from $134 to $135.75, with asks $136 to $138.50 on the 7 TX... (full story)


Soybean futures are mostly 1 ¼ to 4 ½ cents higher this morning, Nearby contracts are up 13 to 20 ¾ cents. They posted sharp gains on Tuesday, with contracts mostly 17 to 28 ¾ cents higher. The nearby old crop contracts were up 48 ¼ to 73 ¾ cents... (full story)


Corn futures are up 2 to 5 cents in most contracts after overnight trade. They posted a Turnaround Tuesday bounce, following a drop in condition ratings on Monday. Futures were up 2 to 7 cents in most contracts on the day. The rally was primarily short covering, with preliminary open... (full story)


On July 22, the signing ceremony of the so-called "Grain Initiative" in Istanbul, Turkey, marked the first major deal between Russia and Ukraine since Russia invaded Ukraine on February 24. Yet, it was not a direct agreement between the two... (full story)


Although broader economic pressures are weighing down Wynn Resorts at the present juncture, an eventual reopening of international travel bodes well for WYNN stock. (full story)


PHILADELPHIA 10-AUGUST, 2022 Auction Sales Prices To Growers Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News, Federal-State Market News Service, USDA Phone: (215) 551-6791 Fax: (215) 336-0355 AA_FV160 ADAMS COUNTY INDIANA FLOWER & PRODUCE AUCTION. Monroe, IN Data compiled by: ADAMS... (full story)


The ag appropriations bill recently introduced in the House has additional dollars for the Dairy Business Innovation Alliance program. Senator Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin chairs the House Ag Appropriations Subcommittee, which put the 2023 funding... (full story)


The leader of the Minnesota Crop Production Retailers says if America’s Class I railroads go on strike, the impact on agriculture would be large. Executive Director Patrick Murray says, “It’s absolutely a critical transportation network, and... (full story)


Yesterday the markets traded Mixed despite political wins in DC. What will we see today? (full story)


Looking for a diamond in the rough? Here's 2. These companies just raised their dividend for the 50th consecutive year and are rated as a Strong Buy. (full story)


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With markets looking increasingly volatile, investors might be more interested in generating income rather than capital gains. Financial stocks have typical paid reasonable dividends, but in this era of low interest rates (maybe not for much longer), yields are quite low. (full story)


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Silver (SIU22) is consolidating just above descending wedge resistance (on the weekly chart), making progress in its efforts to form a major bottom.  Another weekly close above the psychologically key 20 whole figure level will dramatically increase the likelihood of a test sometime in August of the 38.2% Fib retrace of the March to July slide.  (full story)


Late-afternoon thunderstorms forced the LSU AgCenter’s second annual Agronomic Crops School indoors — but farmers and others who came to the Dean Lee Research and Extension Center for the Aug. […] (full story)


Each year the National Agricultural Statistics Service of the USDA releases estimated average farm real estate values by state.  The estimates are based on surveys of farmers from selected geographical […] (full story)


New York Times writer Emma Bubola reported yesterday that, “The biggest caravan of ships carrying grain and other agricultural products since the beginning of the Russian invasion has sailed from Ukrainian ports on Sunday, […] (full story)


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SA-LS850 San Angelo, TX Tue Aug 09, 2022 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Tuesday, August 09, 2022 Compared to last week at New Holland, PA slaughter lambs 20.00-50.00 higher; slaughter ewes steady to 25.00 higher. At San Angelo, TX slaughter lambs and slaughter... (full story)


Soybean disease levels across the state have been low to moderate so far, but growers should remain vigilant in their scouting efforts. August scouting can guide future variety, fungicide, or […] (full story)