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FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 20-APR-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 20-APR-2021 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)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 20-APR-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 20-APR-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


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Improving opportunities for soybean farmers is, in part, due to research conducted each year to review funded projects. Kyle Durham, Missouri Soybean Merchandising Council Chairman says sharing that information helps farmers by giving them an added... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 20-APR-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 20-APR-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


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Corn prices were up 8 1/2 to 14 1/2 cents today. Old crop gains were stronger on Tuesday, with May corn up 2.45%. Options traders were positioning for May “pins” ahead of Friday’s expiration. New crop futures closed 1.57% to 1.81% in the black with focus on the cold snap... (full story)


At the close for the Tuesday session, front month cotton futures were 46 to 57 points higher. Zhengzhou Cotton Prices were also higher on Tuesday, up 0.33% to 15,170 yuan/MT (~ $1.06/lb). In March, Chinese customs data showed $498.08 million USD of cotton imports. That was down from the $680.4m... (full story)


Another triple digit mover in the lean hog futures market left prices $1.30 to $2.42 higher. For May that set a new contract high at $108.30. USDA’s National Average Base Hog price was $1.14 higher to $106.08 in the PM report. The WCB average price was $108.15. The CME Lean... (full story)


Afternoon trading faded the midday gains, but prices were still in the black at the close. SRW futures came back from double digit gains to close 6 3/4 to 7 1/2 cents in the black. KC HRW futures ended the session 8 3/4 to 9 1/4 cents higher. MGE spring... (full story)


Live cattle futures pulled back from the triple digit midday gains, but still closed with a $0.22 to $1.45 recovery from the 8 session draw down. Cash trade remains unestablished for the week so far. Tomorrow’s FCE auction has 4,673 head of cattle listed. Feeder cattle futures closed the session... (full story)


The domestic soy complex rallied on Tuesday, led by BO. Soybean oil prices were 1.67% to 3.64% higher at the close – with May adding approximately 23 cents of product value to the beans. Soymeal futures ended the session $2.90 to $3.90/ton higher, adding about 7 cents to the crush.... (full story)


MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 20-APR-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 20-APR-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


CORN HIGHLIGHTS:  Corn futures ended with strong gains again pushing into another round of new contract high prices and closes. May finished the session at 6.06-1/2 up 14-1/2 and new crop Dec up 8-1/4 at 5.28-1/2. Increasing weather concerns with mostly dry forecasted the next 10 days had prices pushing... (full story)


An agronomist says after a stretch of cool weather, he expects the planting pace to pick up starting now.  Scott Rountree with Pioneer works with farmers in southern Wisconsin. He says, “I think a lot of growers will be in the fields here... (full story)


NW_LS902,Tue Apr 20 2021,USDA Market News,,, USDA TALLOW AND PROTEIN REPORT - FOB CENTRAL,,,,, Choice white grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,47.00,47.00,B Yellow grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,,, Yellow grease ECB (truck),,,41.00,41.00,D Loose lard PS and/or CP FOB PLANT(truck),,,,, Packer... (full story)


NW_LS442 ***Correction to Central Pork MBM*** Des Moines, IA Tue, Apr 20, 2021 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... (full story)


Retail lamb sales are still on the rise in 2021. Megan Wortman, executive director of the American Lamb Board, says lamb sales increased during the pandemic and they don’t appear to be slowing down. “All fresh meat sales really saw a huge spike... (full story)


KO_LS800 Oklahoma City, OK Tue Apr 20, 2021 USDA-OK Dept Ag Market News The OKC West Livestock Auction is estimating 4,000 head of feeder cattle for the sale Wednesday 04/21/2021. Source: USDA Market News Service, Oklahoma City, Ok Telephone (405) 232-5425 ... (full story)


Field evaluations of the maturity group (MG) V entries in the MSU OVT were conducted at each of the locations where trials were planted (Brooksville (n=2), Clarksdale, Longwood, Olive Branch, […] (full story)


A US Senator and two congressmen from Missouri are leading their colleagues in pressing the Army Corps of Engineers to fully and quickly implement Missouri flood control provision in the water resources law passed by Congress. Senator Roy Blunt and... (full story)


Traders apparently have whittled down enough positions to slow their selling (full story)


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A central Missouri farmer is expecting to do some replanting in the wake of widespread snowfall Tuesday morning. Nathan Alpers tells Brownfield the snow will likely reset his timetable for planting but he’s not in a hurry yet. “It’d be hard for... (full story)


South Dakota Representative Dusty Johnson says his Forestry Improvements to Restore the Environment – or FIRE Act – will restore forest health and produce climate resilient landscapes. The Republican lawmaker says the FIRE Act streamlines the process... (full story)


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At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live cattle closed higher, and feeder cattle closed mostly higher ahead of widespread direct cash business.  Markets are also looking ahead to Friday’s Cattle on Feed numbers.  April live cattle closed... (full story)


Michigan agricultural organizations are challenging businesses and farmers to support the Michigan FFA Foundation through a plate pledge. Chair Burt Henry says the FFA Ag Heritage License Plate program has raised more than one million dollars over... (full story)


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An east-central Nebraska corn and soybean farmer says he wishes he could repeat last year. “Well, nothing really compares to last year,” Mitch Oswald of Aurora says. “I mean, last year was about as good as we could possibly... (full story)


IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 20-APR-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


NW_LS410 Des Moines, IA Tue, Apr 20, 2021 USDA Market News USDA BEEF CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE CHOICE SELECT Index 600-900# 600-900# Values => $223.31 $214.00 ... (full story)


Milk futures on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange continued higher Tuesday while global trade provided little direction. April Class III milk up a penny at $17.68.  May up 16 cents at $19.32.  June up 20 cents at $19.30.  July 24 cents... (full story)


Weather and Import Taxes Drive Price Higher (full story)


The St. Joseph Stockyards in Missouri is closing after 134 years of operation. “Obviously we were all in it to make money, but you create a lot of friendships and relationships there,” St. Joseph Stockyards veterinarian Adam Acklin said. Acklin... (full story)


NW_LS441 Des Moines, IA Tue, Apr 20, 2021 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 10.92 per cwt live, unchanged when compared to Monday's value FOB CENTRAL... (full story)


NW_LS440 Des Moines, IA Tue, Apr 20, 2021 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_LS901,Tue Apr 20 2021,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)


Trading the 30 Year Bonds In Place of the NQ? 30 Year Bond Chart for Review & Support and Resistance Levels 4.21.2021 (full story)


Senate Agriculture Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) and Senator Mike Braun (R-IN) introduced a new version of the Growing Climate Solutions Act today, a bill that aims to create a […] (full story)


Crazy Theory No? (full story)