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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 finished mixed with July gaining 1-3/4 to end the session at 7.83-1/4 and December lost 4-1/4 to close at... (full story)


Grain markets have been extremely busy as a result of geopolitical turmoil, high fertilizer prices and a world that's turning increasingly multipolar. Oliver Sloup joined RFD-TV to talk about the most recent action and how to navigate the volatility.... (full story)


Grain markets have been extremely busy as a result of geopolitical turmoil, high fertilizer prices and a world that's turning increasingly multipolar. Oliver Sloup joined RFD-TV to talk about the most recent action and how to navigate the volatility. Oliver also covered the livestock markets and how outside market volatility is affecting the ag-complex. (full story)


At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live cattle ended the day mixed and feeders were lower, watching corn and the direct cash markets.  June live cattle were unchanged at $131.50 and August feeder cattle closed $.60 lower at $165.20.  It... (full story)


Dairy research that was developed to increase exports became very useful during the COVID pandemic. Dr. John Lucey is the Director of the University of Wisconsin’s Center for Dairy Research.  He tells Brownfield there has been a focus on extending... (full story)


Ag leaders are calling for improved shipping infrastructure in the Mississippi River basin to make U.S. ag exports more competitive and lower food costs. Port of South Louisiana CEO Paul Matthews said a key project is deepening sections of the... (full story)


The head of the USDA’s World Agricultural Outlook Board says he’s keeping a close eye on South American corn supplies and the upcoming second crop harvest. Mark Jekanowski says, “The size of that crop is going to be critically important to... (full story)


Skyrocketing fuel costs have become the wild card for many farmers’ bottom line this year. Justin Ewalt farms in southwest Iowa.  “It hurts a little bit,” he says.  “Every time you pull up to a pump.” He tells Brownfield he’s starting to flesh out... (full story)


Thursday's market closes ended mixed in the grains.  Soybeans rallied in reaction to strong weekly exports, talk of China business and a strong day in soybean meal.  Soybeans were also able to shrug off a plunge in soybean oil tied to Indonesia... (full story)


A U.S. Representative from Iowa wants long-term certainty for year-round E15. Republican Ashley Hinson says the country is facing an energy affordability crisis, and biofuels are part of the answer. “It’s great to have options,” she said. “Our... (full story)


A bill advancing in the U.S. House would create a taskforce designed to shore up the food supply chain. Co-author Angie Craig tells Brownfield the Strengthening the Agriculture and Food Supply Chain Act is in response to high prices. ... (full story)


DALLAS Terminal Prices as of 19-MAY-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


DALLAS Terminal Prices as of 19-MAY-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


DALLAS Terminal Prices as of 19-MAY-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


DALLAS Terminal Prices as of 19-MAY-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


DALLAS Terminal Prices as of 19-MAY-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


DALLAS Terminal Prices as of 19-MAY-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


DALLAS Terminal Prices as of 19-MAY-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


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Farmers are in uncertain times as input costs soar and commodity prices chase record highs.  Noah Hultgren grows corn, soybeans, sugarbeets, kidney beans, alfalfa, and canning crops near Raymond in west-central Minnesota and suggests the current... (full story)


Price action today helped to confirm there was little to anticipate.  I think the cattle market is divided into two environments.  The closer in encompasses ample inventory with improving weights and a stressed consumer into August.  (full story)


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WASHINGTON, DC 19-MAY-2022 WA_FV103 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON MAY 19 2022 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR MAY 18 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON MAY 19 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED MAY 18 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON MAY 19 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED MAY 18 2022 ... (full story)


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NW_LS410 Des Moines, IA Thu, May 19, 2022 USDA Market News USDA BEEF CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE CHOICE SELECT Index 600-900# 600-900# Values => $229.33 $214.53 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SEATTLE MAY 19 2022 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR MAY 18 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SAN FRANCISCO MAY 19 2022 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR MAY 18 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SAN FRANCISCO MAY 19 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED MAY 18 2022 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SAN FRANCISCO MAY 19 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED MAY 18 2022 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


A dairy lending specialist suggests the dairy herd is not growing commensurate to milk prices. Greg Steele with Compeer Financial says when the market is this strong there’s usually a spike in dairy cows. “Generally be encouraged whether... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: PHILADELPHIA MAY 19 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED MAY 18 2022 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: PHILADELPHIA MAY 19 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED MAY 18 2022 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 19-MAY-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: DALLAS MAY 19 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED MAY 18 2022 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: DALLAS MAY 19 2022 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR MAY 18 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: DALLAS MAY 19 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED MAY 18 2022 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


NW_LS902,Thu May 19 2022,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),,,,, Loose lard PS and/or CP FOB PLANT(truck),,,,, Packer bleachable tallow <.15% CAF... (full story)


NW_LS901,Thu May 19 2022,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_LS442 Des Moines, IA Thu, May 19, 2022 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, May 19, 2022 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_LS441 Des Moines, IA Thu, May 19, 2022 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 13.35 per cwt live, unchanged when compared to Wednesday's value FOB CENTRAL... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: CHICAGO MAY 19 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED MAY 18 2022 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: CHICAGO MAY 19 2022 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR MAY 18 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: CHICAGO MAY 19 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED MAY 18 2022 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


West-central Iowa farmer Jeff Frank says his planting season has come to a close. “We’ve had a few good days and a lot of people got a lot of corn in,” he said. “Beans are probably 70 percent done in our area.” He tells Brownfield he finished... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: BOSTON MAY 19 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED MAY 18 2022 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: BOSTON MAY 19 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED MAY 18 2022 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


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