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It may feel like the week just started, but there’s been no shortage of news. In case you missed the latest headlines, here’s a quick recap. Shop Hacks Finding the right tape quickly for a job can be difficult if you have a variety of... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 25-JAN-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 25-JAN-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


In this episode of the Nutrient Management Podcast, four U of M researchers discuss the Maximum Return To Nitrogen (MRTN) approach to corn N rate guidelines. What is the MRTN and why […] (full story)


The economics of corn production challenge many farmers to minimize production costs. Hybrid selection is one way to reduce costs. Planting corn hybrids without Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) proteins for protection against European […] (full story)


Breads and cakes in canning jars are a trend but canning experts say they are NOT safe to can. ...         (full story)


Row spacing for both corn and soybean is an important decision to make for any crop producer and can lead to high yielding crops. Corn row spacing is important to […] (full story)


Reuters writers Hallie Gu and Dominique Patton reported last week that, “China’s soybean imports from the United States in 2021 rose from the previous year as it stepped up agricultural purchases under a trade […] (full story)


For Arkansas growers, gardeners, and homeowners, the ability to identify plant health issues is critical to the success of their crop. The Arkansas Plant Health Clinic, located in Fayetteville and […] (full story)


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The 2022 Cullman County auxin training and row crop update will be Friday, February 4 from 9:00 – 11:00 am at Camp Meadowbrook at 2344 County Road 747, Cullman. The […] (full story)


YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 25-JAN-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. Phone: (602) 514-7210 Fax: (602) 514-7215 Any questions or comments can be sent via email to:... (full story)


MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 25-JAN-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 25-JAN-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


Hogs Strong while cattle markets consolidate (full story)


1) Position valuation spreadsheet, settlement 25 January 2022 Profit = net change on the day for that positionTotal profit = total open trade equity for the position 2) Position update 25 January 2022 EUR reversed to short 1.1330 All other positions were maintained Previous days are published on Barchart 2000-2021... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 25-JAN-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


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The soy futures complex turned around on Tuesday with beans and bean oil gaining while meal faded. Soymeal futures ended the day with $1.30 to $1.90 losses. Beans dropped from their midday highs, but were still up 4 1/4 to 12 1/2 cents at the close. BO futures gained back... (full story)


The wheat market lost momentum in the afternoon, fading midday highs by more than a dime. For spring wheat it was enough for March to close lower. New crop HRS was still 9 cents in the black at the bell. Chicago SRW closed 14 3/4 to 18 1/4 cents in... (full story)


Turnaround Tuesday cotton trading left the board 13 to 65 points higher. For March that moved price back above the $1.20 mark, while new crop Dec stayed a penny and 8 points under $1 at the day’s high. The US stock market once again had a very poor close, while... (full story)


After having rallied more than 1% through midday, the front month corn futures complex faded into the close. For March it was enough to end a penny in the red at $6.20/bu – still up 34 3/4 cents from the Jan 14th low. The other front months held on to... (full story)


Front month lean hog futures continued their rally with another $0.62 to $2.22 gains for the front months. The summer contracts are all now above $100 and set new highs, while Feb is still under the June LOC high of $90.52. USDA’s National Average Base hog price was $6.44 stronger... (full story)


The Feb and April cattle futures ended with 77 cent and 2 cent gains respectively on Tuesday as the other nearbys weakened by 15 to 30 cents. No trend has been established for cash trade this week, with just limited activity in the WCB yesterday reported at $136. Feeder cattle... (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 ended the session mixed with March losing 1 cent, closing at 6.20, while December gained 2-1/4 to finish at... (full story)


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Matt Bennett A grain market expert says high input prices throw a lot more risk into the marketing equation in 2022. Matt Bennett, with AgMarket.net tells Brownfield, “When you’ve got that much money invested in a crop your risk is just... (full story)


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The American Farm Bureau Federation is seeking revisions to the compromise bill addressing competition in cattle markets. Scott Bennett, Director of Congressional relations for AFBF says their membership agreed robust price discovery is important... (full story)


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An attorney who chairs his firm’s cyber security and data privacy practice group says ransomware attacks are coming from sophisticated criminal enterprises but farmers CAN protect their businesses and those they work with. Tedrick Housh with... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of January 25, 2022. Provided by: USDA Specialty Crops Market News Division Federal-State Market News Service, USDA. Phone: (404) 361-1376 Fax: (404) 363-2523 Recorder: (404) 366-0360 IX_FV140 WESTERN REGION PECAN... (full story)


AUSTIN Shipping Point Prices for January 25, 2022. Provided by: USDA Specialty Crops Market News Division Federal-State Market News Service, USDA. Phone: (404) 361-1376 Fax: (404) 363-2523 Recorder: (404) 366-0360 US_FV140 TEXAS PECAN REPORT (via: Forest... (full story)


JO_GR215 Portland, OR Tue Jan 25, 2022 USDA Market News NOTICE: In the coming weeks, all feedstuff market information found on this report will be condensed into three national feedstuff reports released on a weekly basis. The reports will be titled "National Animal By- Product... (full story)


At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle ended the day mostly lower watching direct business develop.  Feeders were under additional pressure from the day’s mostly higher move in corn.  February live cattle closed $.77... (full story)


The following prices are effective from Wednesday 01/26/22 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until midnight Tuesday 02/01/22. The next announcement is scheduled for Tuesday 02/01/22 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. […] (full story)


A California judge has ruled that Proposition 12 enforcement should be halted due to the state’s two-year delay in finalizing regulations.  In a ruling on January 21, 2022, the Superior Court for Sacramento County granted the petitioners’ writ of... (full story)


Ranchers expect hardships to come their way. Weather and markets top the list, of course, but ranchers must also be on constant alert for man-made interference. Those usually come in the form of government regulations or threats from activists. ... (full story)


Many of you are in the midst of preparing financial statements for 2022.  It is important to take the time to prepare a complete and accurate set of financial documents […] (full story)


The leaders of two prominent biofuels groups see a lot of potential in the sustainable aviation market.  Growth Energy CEO Emily Skor says she’s excited about the future of sustainable aviation fuels. “It’s exciting. Now, it’s... (full story)


U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley says he’s concerned the EPA will ban over the top application of dicamba. He tells Brownfield a recent meeting between lawmakers and EPA Administrator Michael Regan on pesticide registrations was ‘discouraging’. “They... (full story)


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The American Sheep Industry Association says on one hand the pandemic has been holding up wool exports while on the other it’s creating outstanding demand for lamb. Executive director Peter Orwick tells Brownfield about half of the wool produced in... (full story)


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