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The National Farmers Union supports the new framework for the budget reconciliation bill announced by the White House Thursday. NFU President Rob Larew says the proposed changes to the tax code do NOT include eliminating stepped-up basis at death... (full story)


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THOMASVILLE Shipping Point Prices as of October 28, 2021. Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable AMS Specialty Crops Division Federal-State Market News Service, USDA. Phone: (404) 361-1376 Fax: (404) 363-2523 (via: Forest Park-Atlanta, GA ) Recorder: (404) 366-0360 TV_FV140... (full story)


SA_LS850 San Angelo, TX Thr Oct 28, 2021 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Thursday, October 28, 2021 Compared to last week at Ft. Collins, CO slaughter lambs 15.00 higher; slaughter ewes weak. Equity Cooperative Auction sold 310 slaughter lambs in South Dakota,... (full story)


Green stem syndrome has been a common phenomenon for farmers harvesting soybeans. Seth Naeve is an extension soybean agronomist with the University of Minnesota. “Tons of that all over, and what’s really interesting is that we saw not... (full story)


Learn about the latest agricultural drainage research in Minnesota, Iowa, and South Dakota at the annual Drainage Research Forum. The event will be on November 23 at the Gateway Hotel […] (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 closed firmer for the third day in a row gaining 2 to 5-1/2 cents as Dec led the way... (full story)


A southeast Iowa farmer is focused on the positives as he nears the end of harvest. Ryan Heiniger grows corn and soybeans in Des Moines County and tells Brownfield weather presented several challenges throughout the growing season. “But all... (full story)


Farmers and ag business professionals can apply for the first term of the Michigan AG C.O.R.E program. Janna Fritz with the Michigan Soybean Committee tells Brownfield the program will focus on communication, organization, relationships, and... (full story)


The director of swine lending for Compeer Financial is encouraged by efforts at the border to keep African swine fever out of the U.S. Kent Bang tells Brownfield having resources available to maintain screenings is critical. “It will take a... (full story)


The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to the retail jeweler the Birks Group (NYSE: BGI ). I found the stock by sorting Barchart's Top 100 Stocks list first by the most frequent number of new highs in the last month then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts... (full story)


An Iowa Beef Extension educator is incorporating farm safety as part of his Beef Quality Assurance Plus certification program. Patrick Wall says the decision to add it to the course came after his 13-year-old nephew was killed in a farming accident... (full story)


Tar spot of corn increased in distribution and severity in Minnesota in 2021 compared to previous years. It developed widely in SE MN where it developed previously, and spread west […] (full story)


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The American Farm Bureau Federation says potential habitat regulation reversals could threaten environmental progress. The Fish and Wildlife Service is pushing to revert the Endangered Species Act to its former definition which would remove a... (full story)


A livestock economist is predicting higher prices and fewer options in the turkey aisle this year as Thanksgiving approaches. David Anderson with Texas A&M University Extension tells Brownfield turkey production is down about 5% on the year. ... (full story)


NW_LS410 Des Moines, IA Thu, Oct 28, 2021 USDA Market News USDA BEEF CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE CHOICE SELECT Index 600-900# 600-900# Values => $226.27 $205.35 ... (full story)


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A northwest Ohio farmer says Mother Nature has put their harvest on hold.  “I’m staring out the window of my office here right now and looking at water standing in the field.” Nathan Eckel says harvest is about 75% complete in his area. ... (full story)


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MIAMI Ornamental Shipping Point Prices as of 28-OCT-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 28-OCT-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 28-OCT-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


The NC State Agricultural and Resource Economics Team has developed a Crop Comparison Tool to aid growers in decision making for the upcoming season, as the considerable increase in many […] (full story)


Mandates cost producers?  That headline, posed as a question, was in response to a recent Texas A&M publication. The industry observer didn’t like the message. So, he decided to simply attack the messenger:  “Texas A&M University and College... (full story)


At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live cattle closed lower, and feeders were mostly lower pressured by the higher corn.  October live cattle closed $2.72 lower at $124.50 and December live cattle closed $1.25 lower at $130.32.  October... (full story)


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There’s no such thing as a FFA has-been.  I’m surrounded by blue jackets this week in Indianapolis, and I can’t help but think how even after all these years since I was wearing my own blue jacket, that being here at National FFA Convention just... (full story)


NW_LS901,Thu Oct 28 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 Thu, Oct 28, 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 Wednesday's value FOB CENTRAL... (full story)


NW_LS442 Des Moines, IA Thu, Oct 28, 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, Oct 28, 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_LS902,Thu Oct 28 2021,USDA Market News,,, USDA TALLOW AND PROTEIN REPORT - FOB CENTRAL,,,,, Choice white grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,56.00,56.00,A Yellow grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,53.00,53.00,A Yellow grease ECB (truck),,,,, Loose lard PS and/or CP FOB PLANT(truck),,,,, Packer... (full story)


Peanut stocks reported in commercial storage on September 30, 2021 totaled 1.41 billion pounds of equivalent farmer stock, compared with 1.46 billion pounds a year ago. This total includes 758 […] (full story)


Dec. corn closed at $5.62 and 3/4, up 5 and 1/2 cents Nov. soybeans closed at $12.33 and 3/4, down 5 and 1/2 cents Dec. soybean meal closed at $330.90, unchanged Dec. soybean oil closed at 60.87, down 55 points Dec. wheat closed at $7.72 and 1/2, up... (full story)


Wisconsin’s Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection opened meat processor grant application window Thursday.  The program allows processors to apply for up to 50-thousand dollars in matching grants to expand capacity or... (full story)


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Soybeans were modestly lower on profit taking and technical selling. Near-term harvest delays are in the forecast for parts of the Midwest, ahead of a cooler, drier pattern. Conditions are favorable in South America ahead of the full emergence of La... (full story)


U.S. inflation 5.40% 3 month deposit rates 0.20% Entry 0.20%, position value $125,000 Objective 1.20%, position value $625,000 (full story)


CO_LS146 Columbia, SC Thurs Oct 28, 2021 USDA-SC Dept Ag Market News SC Farm Report on Thursday Cattle at SC Auctions on Thursday: Compared to last week, feeder cattle were 2.00 higher based on limited comparable sales. Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2 400-500... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON OCT 28 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED OCT 27 2021 *... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON OCT 28 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED OCT 27 2021 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON OCT 28 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED OCT 27 2021 *... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: MCALLEN OCT 28 2021 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR OCT 27 2021 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: MCALLEN OCT 28 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED OCT 27 2021 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: MCALLEN OCT 28 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED OCT 27 2021 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: NOGALES OCT 28 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED OCT 27 2021 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


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