Markets

Crop markets remained weak Monday morning

Weather news continues depressing crop futures. The corn market remains under pressure early this week after the latest forecasts indicate current heat will be followed by cooler and milder conditions through late July. FULL STORY »

Corn and bean prices likely to drop

University of Missouri Extension agricultural economist David Reinbott told the 2014 Summer AgMarketing Outlook Conference that prices are likely to remain low, with projected record global corn crops. Ending stocks of corn are projected to be 190 million metric tons worldwide. FULL STORY »

Purdue agronomist: “Cautiously optimistic” about corn crop

Indiana's corn is showing potential to produce a bumper crop for the second consecutive year, but much of it could "suffer quickly" if growing conditions turn unfavorable, Purdue Extension corn specialist Bob Nielsen says. FULL STORY »

Texas to Mexico Daily Livestock Exports

AL_LS600 Las Cruces, NM Mon Jul 21, 2014 USDA Market News Texas to Mexico Daily Livestock Exports FULL STORY »

5 Area Daily Wtd Avg Direct Slaughter Cattle - Negotiated

LM_CT100 St Joseph, MO Mon Jul 21, 2014 USDA Market News Service 5 AREA DAILY WEIGHTED AVERAGE DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED Texas/Oklahoma/New Mexico; Kansas; Nebraska; Colorado; Iowa/Minnesota feedlots (Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day) Recap for: Friday, FULL STORY »

Steer & Heifer Estimated Grading Percent Report

NW_LS196 Des Moines, Iowa Mon Jul 21, 2014 USDA Market News USDA NATIONAL STEER & HEIFER ESTIMATED GRADING PERCENT REPORT For Week Ending: 7/11/2014 National, Regional, and State Breakdown of Official USDA Quality Grades. Percentages derived from each FULL STORY »

Feeder cattle review: Cooler weather and cooler heads prevail Play video

Compared to last week, yearling feeder cattle sold weak to 5.00 lower while calves traded 5.00-10.00 lower after moving briskly higher every week for three straight months. FULL STORY »

Beef exports strengthen to Mexico, weaken to Japan

U.S. beef exports through May 2014 are up 6 percent from a year earlier. Exports have strengthened to Hong Kong and Mexico, offsetting weaker shipments to Canada, Japan, and Taiwan. FULL STORY »

Alternative culling method increases profits

By summer, cow-calf producers start thinking about weaning their spring calf crop and how best to manage and market older, unproductive and open cull cows. FULL STORY »

Price risk protection tools for this uncertain market

Managing risks does not mean eliminating all risks. The most common methods of managing price risks are: (1) futures market hedge, (2) option on futures, (3) forward contract, and (4) livestock risk protection insurance. FULL STORY »

Estimated Weekly Meat Production Under Federal Inspection

SJ_LS712 St Joseph, MO Fri Jul 18, 2014 USDA Market News Estimated Weekly Meat Production Under Federal Inspection Total red meat production under Federal inspection for the week ending Saturday, July 19, 2014 was estimated at 856.7 million lbs. according to the FULL STORY »

Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next

AG10 Series Silage Defacers

Loosen silage while maintaining a smooth, compacted bunker space resulting in better feed and less waste. This unique tool pierces, ... Read More

View all Products in this segment

View All Buyers Guides

Feedback Form
Leads to Insight