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Hogs diverged from general advance in other ag markets Tuesday

Optimism about Wednesday’s WASDE result seemed to boost the crop markets Tuesday. Chinese officials announced Monday night that they had approved Brazilian corn for import, so the implied increase in competition for U.S. corn weighed on CBOT prices. FULL STORY »

Corn planting begins…for some

The return of spring-like weather helped farmers make progress in planting corn across nearly one-quarter of the country’s top corn-producing states, primarily in Plains states. FULL STORY »

High Plains feedlot disaster prevention project in full swing

Spending $1.4 million in 18 months, West Texas planners have taken steps in the right direction to help area producers avoid major consequences caused by natural and man-made disasters. These tasks were accomplished with the help of an advisory committee made up of business leaders, county judges and other emergency management offices. FULL STORY »

Japan, fresh from Australia pact: U.S. trade talks "difficult"

Japan, fresh from clinching a trade deal with Australia, said on Tuesday it hoped for a similar result in negotiations with the United States and also for a broad regional trade pact, but said the talks would be difficult. FULL STORY »

Monday Market Sentiment: Cash cattle prices decline

Cash cattle prices declined from the previous week, dropping the 5-area cash cattle price to $149.74, a $2.43 drop. FULL STORY »

Ag markets generally bounced from Monday's lows

Optimism about Wednesday’s WASDE result seemed to boost corn futures this morning. Chinese officials announced Monday night that they had approved Brazilian corn for import. FULL STORY »

Consistent hay and cattle patterns

Not all relationships hold cleanly over time. One way to keep some perspective and some sanity when trying to evaluate markets is to look for consistency. Are higher calf prices leading to more replacement heifers? FULL STORY »

Schwieterman: Corn market is still consolidating

The corn market is still consolidating, and will be until tomorrow’s supply and demand report. Once the report is out of the way, traders will focus on the weather and potential planting delays. FULL STORY »

5 Area Daily Wtd Avg Direct Slaughter Cattle - Negotiated

LM_CT100 St Joseph, MO Tue Apr 8, 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: Monday, FULL STORY »

Amarillo, TX Auction Summary

AM_LS155 Amarillo, TX Tue Apr 08, 2014 USDA-TX Dept of Ag Market News Amarillo Livestock Auction Summary, Amarillo, TX - 4/07/2014 Receipts: 744 Last Week: 956 Year Ago: 1090 Compared to last week: Feeder steers and heifers not enough comparable sales for an accurate FULL STORY »

Texas to Mexico Daily Livestock Exports

AL_LS600 Las Cruces, NM Tue Apr 8, 2014 USDA Market News Texas to Mexico Daily Livestock Exports FULL STORY »

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