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Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack says the US continues to build on its trade relationship with China. During a call with reporters from the G20 Summit on Thursday Vilsack says there is good news.  “They have obviously improved their purchases from... (full story)


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NW_LS410 Des Moines, IA Thu, Sep 16, 2021 USDA Market News USDA BEEF CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE CHOICE SELECT Index 600-900# 600-900# Values => $243.20 $211.63 ... (full story)


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At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live cattle were mostly lower and feeders were mixed adjusting spreads, watching the direct cash trade.  There continues to be pressure from the ongoing decline in wholesale values. October live cattle closed $.57... (full story)


An ag economist says there will likely be a shift in organic soybean imports in the second quarter of 2022 following the Department of Commerce’s findings in a case against India which could reshape markets. In March, the Organic Soybean Processors... (full story)


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The short-term rally by the US dollar index may not make a lot of sense, but at least it's consistent. (full story)


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The U.S. average diesel fuel price decreased less than 1 cent, remaining virtually unchanged at $3.37 per gallon on September 13, 95 cents higher than a year ago. The Rocky […] (full story)


With uncertainty in the ethanol industry from demand to continuing court challenges under the Renewable Fuel Standard, head of the Nebraska Corn Board says expanding ethanol-blended fuel is the key for the state’s corn producers. Kelly... (full story)


Milk futures on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange closed mixed Thursday in a lightly traded narrow range. September Class III milk up three cents at $16.61. October unchanged at $17.15. November eight cents lower at $19.98. December down seven cents... (full story)


RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 16-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


NW_LS902,Thu Sep 16 2021,USDA Market News,,, USDA TALLOW AND PROTEIN REPORT - FOB CENTRAL,,,,, Choice white grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),10.0,47.00,51.00,49.00, Yellow grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,,, Yellow grease ECB (truck),,,,, Loose lard PS and/or CP FOB PLANT(truck),,,,, Packer bleachable... (full story)


NW_LS440 Des Moines, IA Thu, Sep 16, 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_LS442 Des Moines, IA Thu, Sep 16, 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 Avg INEDBL, TALW/GRSE FOB CENTRAL ... (full story)


NW_LS441 Des Moines, IA Thu, Sep 16, 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 15.27 per cwt live, unchanged when compared to Wednesday's value FOB CENTRAL... (full story)


NW_LS901,Thu Sep 16 2021,USDA Market News,,, BEEF VARIETY MEATS - FROZEN - LDS - PRICE RANGE - WTD AVG ---------,,,,, Beef Cheek Meat trmd 70-75% lean,,,300.00,300.00,D Beef Cheek Meat trmd 70-75% lean export,,,,, Beef Feet nails off skin on,,,,, Beef Head Meat 60-70% lean,,,,, Beef Head... (full story)


Grain markets have seen a nice relief rally through this week's trade, but will we see sellers step back in ahead of the weekend? Cattle futures have struggled to rebound following weeks of selling pressure, is that a sign that the lows aren't in yet? Meanwhile, lean hogs surge higher in the last two sessions and look primed for a strong end to the week. (full story)


Dec. corn closed at $5.29 and 1/2, down 4 cents Nov. soybeans closed at $12.96, up 1 and 1/2 cents Oct. soybean meal closed at $340.20, up $4.30 Oct. soybean oil closed at 56.83, down 148 points Dec. wheat closed at $7.13, up 3/4 cent Oct. live... (full story)


SA_LS850May 06 San Angelo, TX Thr Sep 16, 2021 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Thursday, September 16, 2021 Compared to last week at Ft. Collins, CO and Kalona, IA slaughter lambs mostly steady; slaughter ewes steady; feeder lambs 3.00-12.00 higher. Equity... (full story)


The Arkansas rice industry donated 169,700 pounds of rice to the Arkansas Foodbank in honor of National Rice Month this week. The donation from six mills will provide over 1.27 […] (full story)


ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 16-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 16-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 16-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 16-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


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ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 16-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


Soybeans were mixed. China bought 132,000 tons of U.S. 2021/22 beans, a day after cancelling a previous purchase of the same amount and reportedly buying beans from Brazil. Unknown destinations also canceled on previously purchased U.S. soybeans... (full story)


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YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of Thursday, September 16, 2021. Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News, Federal Market News Service, USDA Phone: (602) 514-7210 Fax: (602) 514-7215 Email: Yakima.fvmndata@ams.usda.gov Website:... (full story)


Harvest aids have several main functions, including crop defoliation, boll opening and regrowth suppression. A lot of logistical factors influence the timing of harvest aid application, but there are several […] (full story)


Farmers are purchasing new equipment faster than manufacturers and dealers can sell it. Dan Paschke with John Deere says demand from U.S. producers to purchase equipment is at an all-time high despite availability and supply chain issues.... (full story)


IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 16-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. Phone: (208) 525-0166 Fax: (208) 525-5546 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON SEP 16 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED SEP 15 2021 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON SEP 16 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED SEP 15 2021 *... (full story)


MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 16-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


MIAMI Ornamental Shipping Point Prices as of 16-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


As cotton and peanut producers begin to plan their defoliation and digging dates, diseases continue to be active in Alabama. In peanuts, early and late spots and white mold continue […] (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SEATTLE SEP 16 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED SEP 15 2021 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SEATTLE SEP 16 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED SEP 15 2021 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


0 MP_CN002 Memphis, TN Cotton and Tobacco Progr 16-Sep-21 Spot quotations and differences are for cotton equal to the official standards, net weight, in mixed lots. Upland quotations are FOB car/truck, which includes compression... (full story)


MP_CN001 0 MEMPHIS, TN 9/16/2021 USDA Cotton and Tobacco Program, MND MARKET 41-4/34 31-3/35 BALES FUTURES TODAY Oct-21 93.41 SOUTHEAST 92.66 94.91 ... (full story)


MP_CN003 Memphis, TN USDA Cotton and Tobacco Program, MND SOUTHEAST DIFFERENCES 16-Sep-21 Color Leaf Staple Mike 32... (full story)


MP_CN004 Memphis, TN USDA Cotton and Tobacco Program, MND NORTH DELTA DIFFERENCES 16-Sep-21 Color Leaf Staple Mike ... (full story)


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MP_CN008 Memphis, TN USDA Cotton Tobacco Program, MND DESERT SOUTHWEST DIFFERENCES 16-Sep-21 Color Leaf Staple Mike 33 34 35 36 37 ... (full story)