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Today, we are using some moving average filters to find bullish stocks and then looking at a couple of different trade ideas. (full story)


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Recycling is the environmentally friendly and responsible way of disposing of empty pesticide containers. In 2021, over 803,000 pounds of pesticide containers were collected and recycled in Iowa. Recycling options […] (full story)


For many years, chlorpyrifos was widely used to manage a variety of insect pests in several important agricultural crops including soybean and sugar beet in Minnesota. However, in August 2021, […] (full story)


This is the time of the year when late-season pigweeds (waterhemp and Palmer amaranth) poke through the soybean canopy and produce seeds. These late-season pigweeds either emerged after herbicide applications, or […] (full story)


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This episode of the Nutrient Management Podcast is our annual fall fertilizer outlook. What is the current status of fertilizer prices and availability in Minnesota? What should growers be thinking […] (full story)


Since 2014, supplemental area plans of insurance have been introduced into the Federal crop insurance program.  These supplemental area plans – the Supplemental and Enhanced Coverage Options (SCO and ECO) […] (full story)


YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of Wednesday, August 10, 2022. Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News, Federal Market News Service, USDA Phone: (602) 514-7210 Email: Yakima.fvmndata@ams.usda.gov Website:... (full story)


Livestock strong, racing higher after early lows (full story)


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PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 10-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


Livestock futures were higher for the day. Here's a rundown of today's action. (full story)


YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 10-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. Phone: (602) 514-7210 Fax: (602) Any questions or comments can be sent via email to:... (full story)


SEATTLE Shipping Point Prices as of 10-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


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PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 10-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 10-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


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FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 10-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


The recognition that the current time frame does not adhere to previous mechanics of fed cattle production is strengthening.  As in, for all of my career, input costs have impacted the amount one could pay for a feeder steer.  Feed, fuel, labor and the price of money all were estimated and then gave the cattle feeder a barometer to go by as to how much one could pay for a steer/heifer.  (full story)


SA_LS850 San Angelo, TX Wed Aug 10, 2022 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Wednesday, August 10, 2022 Compared to last week at Sioux Falls, SD heavy slaughter lambs 5.00- 7.00 higher; slaughter ewes 10.00-30.00 higher. Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3: ... (full story)


Sections in this report 1) Performance Update Trading the Daily EMA 9-18 2) Performance Update Trading the Hourly EMA 9-183) Simplified trend procedure, the same rules apply for all time periods and markets.4) Links to generate and track trades using 60 minutes to monthly data5) How to create any allocation... (full story)


The wheat complex avoided the late session drop, with contracts up double digits across the three exchanges. CBT SRW saw 12 ¾ to 18 ¼ cent gains, with KC HRW contracts up 13 ¾ to 21 cents. MPS spring wheat futures were 11 ½ to 13 ½ cent higher on... (full story)


Live cattle futures rebounded on Wednesday, with contracts up 57 cents to $1.30 at the close. The Wednesday Fed Cattle Exchange online auction saw no sales on the 1,035 head listed. Bids ranged from $134 to $136.25, with asks $136 to $138. on the 5 TX and 2 CA listings.... (full story)


Lean hog futures were up a nickel to $1.25 in most contracts on Wednesday. The USDA’s National Average Base Hog price was $132.48 on Wednesday afternoon, up $1.35 from the previous day’s report. The August 8th CME Lean Hog Index was 32 cents higher to $122.25. Front month pork cutout... (full story)


Soybean futures were sharply higher earlier on Wednesday, but closed well off the highs. Nearby contracts were down ¾ to 4 ½ cents on the day, with Nov 27 cents off the high and Sep settling 42 cents from the high. Meal was up 50 cents in Sep but lower... (full story)


Corn futures ended the Wednesday session with contracts up 3 to 5 ¾ cents. Contracts were up double digits at midday but backed off on a wetter change in the GFS model for later in August. The Weekly Petroleum Status Report from EIA showed ethanol production in the week of... (full story)


Cotton futures settle the Wednesday session with contracts up 106 to 221 points. Much of the strength came via outside markets. After the CPI data release this morning, the US dollar index collapsed 1.139 on the day. . The 7-day QPF shows continued dryness in the panhandle of TX in... (full story)


In this Evening Edition, catch up on the news about off-target dicamba injury, drought strategies on cattle ranches, and the "Grain Initiative" for Ukraine. Dicamba Injury in Soybeans Editor Megan Schilling covers off-target dicamba movement... (full story)


The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to General Mills (GIS) . I found the stock by using Barchart.com to find the "Barchart New Highs" page, and then I clicked on pull-down to select stocks with new 52-week highs. I then viewed the stocks on the list with the FlipCharts... (full story)


FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 10-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


My husband pointed out that the columns I have written for the past few weeks have been mostly “fluff” and “feel-good” and not very hard-hitting at all. He is not wrong. Unlike the news and markets and weather and other content my team of ag... (full story)


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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 edged higher today gaining 5-3/4 cents in September, closing at 6.21-3/4 and added 4-1/2 cents to December to end... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 10-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 10-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 10-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 10-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 10-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 10-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 10-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle ended the day higher, supported by stronger cash trade.  October live cattle closed $1.30 higher at $144.47 and December live cattle closed $1.05 higher at $150.70.  September... (full story)


A farmer in central Minnesota says heat and dryness is taking a toll. Speaking to Brownfield during Farmfest last week, Carolyn Olson of Cottonwood said her area is desperate for rain. “But yet we’re not in the worst of the drought... (full story)


The Biden administration is working to reduce tariffs on U.S ag exports and expand market access in Southeast Asia. “Whatever we do, we’re always going to fight for market access.” Daniel Kritenbrink, Assistant Secretary of State of East Asian and... (full story)


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