Headlines


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 24-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 24-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


Any setback now from the 27.50 area that holds 38.2% at 23.30 keeps the trend positive (full story)


Live cattle futures ended the Thursday session mostly higher. August fats stayed 25 cents in the red by the close, though the other nearbys rallied for 10 to 47 cent gains. June futures ended the session at $122.82 with 2,142 contracts still open ahead of next Wednesday’s expiration. USDA confirmed... (full story)


The wheat complex bounced back in the afternoon, but still closed mixed. Winter wheat futures were in the red again on Thursday. CBT futures closed 10 to 12 1/2 cents in the red and KC futures were down by as much as 6 3/4 cents. Spring wheat futures bounced back... (full story)


The soy futures complex was mixed at the Thursday close, as soy oil gained strength. BO futures were up 0.96% to 1.16% at the close, marking the 5th straight gain for a combined 7.21 cent bounce. Soybeans were 7 1/2 to 13 3/4 cents weaker on Thursday, though new crop... (full story)


The inverse tightened on Thursday as old crop July closed 11 cents in the red vs. new crop’s fractional gains. New crop futures rallied off early session lows before fading back into the close. July options expire tomorrow; with the recent volatility several strikes are still in play. More than... (full story)


Thursday’s pullback left the cotton board 4 to 43 points weaker. Preliminary OI in July futures was just 143 contracts ahead of deliveries. There were 39 deliveries issued on First Notice Day, with ED and F Man stopping 37.  FAS reported cotton’s export sales were 74,670 RBs during the week... (full story)


July hogs closed with an expanded limit loss, and August’s $2.05 loss pushed the contract back below $100. The other nearbys were firmer, closing within 65 cents of UNCH. USDA’s National Average Afternoon Base Hog price was $6.60 weaker to $116.18. The CME Lean Hog Index for 6/22 was $1.14 lower... (full story)


(full story)


(full story)


The Barchart Chart of the Day  belongs to the software company Smartsheet (NYSE: SMAR ).   Readers are always asking me how to find stocks that are just beginning to trend before everyone else discovers them. One of the best ways is to look at Barchart's Strong Volume Gains  preformatted screener. It identifies stocks that... (full story)


Following yesterday’s hearing about the cattle industry in front of the Senate Ag Committee, Ethan Lane, vice president of the National Cattlemen's beef Association (NCBA), joined AgriTalk host Chip Flory to discuss funding available for small and... (full story)


MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 24-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 24-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (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 ended the session quietly in all but the Jul contract with Dec closing 0-1/4 higher at 5.36. Jul futures... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 24-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


A California economist is concerned about the price and availability of pork in his state once Proposition 12 is implemented next year.  Lon Hatamiya is a private consultant and a former Secretary of Technology, Trade, and Commerce in... (full story)


At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live cattle ended the day mostly higher and feeders were higher, watching corn and the direct markets, with the USDA’s Cattle on Feed numbers out on Friday.  June live cattle closed $.32 higher at $122.82 and... (full story)


SA_LS850May 06 San Angelo, TX Thr Jun 24, 2021 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Thursday, June 24, 2021 Compared to last week at Ft. Collins, CO and Kalona, IA slaughter lambs under 110 lbs steady to 10.00 higher, heavier weights steady to 10.00 lower; slaughter... (full story)


A Missouri farmer has growing concerns about weather patterns in his area. “I want normal like it was when I was a kid with an inch rain every Saturday night (laughter).” Veteran farmer Richard Oswald said weather swings have become a lot more... (full story)


The USDA is providing $10 Million dollars to support climate-smart ag and forestry practices through the voluntary EQIP program. Jimmy Bramblett, the deputy chief for programs with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), tells Brownfield... (full story)


As U.S. pork producers are work to rebuild hog herds, the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to linger. Those were the headlines of  USDA’s June Hogs and Pigs Report , which showed even though total inventory was down 2% from June 2020, the... (full story)


The American Soybean Association says they’re thankful the White House and a group of senators negotiating an infrastructure agreement have reached a deal on a framework. ASA president Kevin Scott, a grower in South Dakota says the association has... (full story)


Click to view report lsddcbs.pdf in PDF format (full story)


Click to view report lsddhps.pdf in PDF format (full story)


Plenty of industries boast big potential but far more fall short of delivering for investors on a long-term timeframe. With the rise of younger investors focusing on more than just stock charts, will the new trend in ESG stock be just another "flash in the pan" or the trade of the next decade? (full story)


Click to view report fvdidnop.pdf in PDF format (full story)


NW_LS410 Des Moines, IA Thu, Jun 24, 2021 USDA Market News USDA BEEF CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE CHOICE SELECT Index 600-900# 600-900# Values => $239.85 $210.51 ... (full story)


Click to view report lsdcbbs.pdf in PDF format (full story)


WASHINGTON, DC 24-JUN-2021 WA_FV103 ... (full story)


IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 24-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


Soybeans were lower on fund and technical selling but did manage to finish near the upper end of the day’s range. Parts of the region have recently received rain with a chance for more later this week, but with uncertainties about coverage in the... (full story)


Click to view report lspdfss.pdf in PDF format (full story)


CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 24-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 24-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 24-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 24-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


NW_LS441 Des Moines, IA Thu, Jun 24, 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 12.79 per cwt live, unchanged when compared to Wednesday's value FOB CENTRAL... (full story)


NW_LS901,Thu Jun 24 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_LS902,Thu Jun 24 2021,USDA Market News,,, USDA TALLOW AND PROTEIN REPORT - FOB CENTRAL,,,,, Choice white grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,57.00,57.00,B Yellow grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,,, Yellow grease ECB (truck),,,45.00,45.00,E Loose lard PS and/or CP FOB PLANT(truck),,,,, Packer... (full story)


NW_LS442 Des Moines, IA Thu, Jun 24, 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_LS440 Des Moines, IA Thu, Jun 24, 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)


Jul. corn closed at $6.53 and 1/4, down 11 cents Jul. soybeans closed at $13.71 and 1/4, down 13 and 3/4 cents Jul. soybean meal closed at $345.80, down $8.40 Jul. soybean oil closed at 62.70, up 57 points Jul. wheat closed at $6.51 and 1/4, down 10... (full story)


Since the financial crisis of '08, the United States government, with all of its resources, cranked up the printing presses and poured trillions of dollars into the economy, pumping it full of liquidity that has now turned into massive inflation due to delays in manufacturing and distribution of goods and services.  (full story)


FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 24-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


The National Association of State Departments of Agriculture has submitted priorities for a resilient, diverse, and secure food supply chain as the country recovers from COVID-19. The USDA requested comments on a department-wide effort to improve... (full story)


For years the cattle industry has been struggling with a price imbalance that has fueled the frustrations of many producers.  Wednesday’s Senate Ag Committee hearing addressed the lack of transparency in the markets and the stranglehold packers... (full story)


Higher commodity prices are influencing how farmers use various leasing programs. Compeer Financial senior leasing specialist Anjie Erbsen tells Brownfield when producers are in a low-income situation, a lease fits well because it allows them to... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON JUN 24 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED JUN 23 2021 ... (full story)


Older Stories