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KO_LS800 Oklahoma City, OK Mon Apr 19, 2021 USDA-OK Dept Ag Market News The OKC West Livestock Auction is estimating 1,500 head of feeder cattle for the sale Tuesday 04/20/2021. Source: USDA Market News Service, Oklahoma City, Ok Telephone (405) 232-5425 ... (full story)


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At the settle on Monday live cattle futures were another 20 to 57 cents in the red. For June contracts that combines for a $6.75 drop since the last green candle on April 7. Preliminary OI in April is 7,410 contracts ahead of next Friday’s (30th ) expiration. There have... (full story)


The soy complex ended the first trade day of the week mixed. Beans were higher on Monday with gains of 0.66% to 1.15%. Meal futures were also higher with 1.1% to 1.32% gains. Soy oil futures closed the session with losses of 0.11% to 0.75%. The CME synthetic crush was... (full story)


Wheat futures pulled back from the midday highs on Monday to close the session mixed. HRW futures closed with gains of as much as 2 3/4 cents, but CBT SRW futures ended the day fractionally mixed to 1 1/4 cents lower. Spring wheat futures also closed fractionally mixed after pulling... (full story)


After posting midday gains, front month cotton futures closed the Monday session mixed. Old crop prices were down 32 to 45 points. New crop futures were 3 points in the red for December, but 7 points in the black for March. OI in October futures remains minimal, at just 29... (full story)


Lean hog futures recovered most of the triple digit drop from Friday, and will maintain the use of expanded limits for the Tuesday session. Futures were up $2.27 to $3.17 at the close. USDA’s National Average Base Hog price was $104.94 up by 45 cents. The CME Lean Hog Index... (full story)


At the closing bell for the Monday session, corn futures were 6 1/2 to 8 cents higher. New crop prices were stronger, gaining as much as 1.56% on weather concerns ahead of the planting progress update from USDA. US corn planting reached 8% of the expected area through 4/18. That... (full story)


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Rain, snow, and below normal temperatures limited fieldwork across Minnesota last week. The latest weekly crop report from USDA says with less than three suitable days, farmers spread manure, applied fertilizer, and planted where conditions... (full story)


Cool weather and in some places snow limited planting progress across Iowa last week. The latest weekly report from USDA says four percent of corn is planted, and there were scattered reports of soybeans being planted. Oat planting is 66 percent... (full story)


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Planting in Arkansas remains in full swing.  Forty-three percent of the corn crop is planted, and 21 percent is emerged.  Twenty-six percent of rice has been planted with 3 percent emerged and 12 percent of soybeans have been planted with 2... (full story)


Missouri’s corn and rice planting picked up last week. The USDA says cool, dry weather helped farmers get into the field. Corn planting reached 14 percent complete, nine percent behind the five-year average. One percent of the crop has emerged. ... (full story)


Technology is providing a sense of security for a farmer in north-central Iowa. Jordan Davison of Rock Falls planted 120 acres of soybeans Sunday and was asked by Brownfield if he’s worried about soil temperatures being too cool. “Yesterday... (full story)


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SA_LS850 San Angelo, TX Mon Apr 19, 2021 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Monday, April 19, 2021 Compared to last month in Missouri slaughter lambs not tested. Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3: Missouri: no test. Slaughter Lambs: Choice and... (full story)


Corn planting is underway in South Dakota. The USDA says soil moisture is still low with only 41 percent of topsoil rated as adequate. Thirty-one percent of subsoil moisture is adequate.  One percent of the corn crop has been planted.  ... (full story)


The discount of June and August to April will help to make the wave 2 decline a little quicker. (full story)


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The Minnesota Corn Research and Promotion Council and Growers Association are committing $1 million to help spark investments in biofuels infrastructure. Council chair Jim O’Connor, who farms near Blooming Prairie, tells Brownfield members are... (full story)


Fieldwork slowed in Ohio last week, according to the latest USDA crop progress and condition report. Four percent of the state’s corn crop and five percent of soybeans are planted.  Eighty-two percent of winter wheat is rated good to... (full story)


Cool and cloudy conditions hindered planting progress for some farmers last week.  And freezing temperatures in higher elevations led to isolated damage to wheat crops.  Corn planting is 26 percent complete, a 15 percent jump from last... (full story)


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Cooler temperatures slowed planting progress in Indiana last week, according to the latest USDA crop progress and condition report. Seven percent of the state’s corn crop, and four percent of soybeans are planted. Seventy-one percent of winter... (full story)


Corn planting is underway in Nebraska.  The USDA says two percent of the crop has been planted equal to last year but that’s behind the five-year average. The state has more than three-quarters of adequate soil moisture. Subsoil moisture is more... (full story)


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NW_LS410 Des Moines, IA Mon, Apr 19, 2021 USDA Market News USDA BEEF CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE CHOICE SELECT Index 600-900# 600-900# Values => $222.31 $213.37 ... (full story)


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Cool, wet weather brought a slight improvement to Michigan moisture levels last week.  The U.S. Drought Monitor reports abnormally dry conditions persist across most of the state with moderate drought spanning across southern regions and some... (full story)


Planting is off to a fast start in Illinois, with 5 percent of the corn crop and 3 percent of the soybean crop planted by April 11 (NASS). With the […] (full story)


Temperatures were slightly below normal across Wisconsin last week, which kept some farmers out of the fields.  USDA’s weekly crop report says small grains, potato, and alfalfa planting continued, and manure applications where it was dry enough... (full story)


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At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle ended the day lower on fund liquidation.  Feeders had additional pressure from the day’s higher move in corn.  Live Cattle closed $.50 lower at $120.35 and June live cattle closed... (full story)