Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

🕔Apr 28, 2017Average quotations were 61 points higher than the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, […]

DTN Livestock Midday: Sluggish Morning Trade

🕔Apr 28, 2017Livestock futures have remained sluggish through much of the morning Friday. But trade activity is starting to pick up allowing for wider price swings and increased volatility to develop near […]

Illinois Planting: Dealing with Cool and Wet Conditions

🕔Apr 28, 2017April has been a little warmer and drier than average so far this year, which has allowed a good start to corn planting and some progress in soybean planting. This […]

Georgia Peanuts: Through the Eyes of a Farmer – Mike Newberry – Video

🕔Apr 28, 2017Through the Eyes of a Farmer series visits with Mike Newberry, farmer from Arlington, Georgia. Newberry is a fourth-generation farmer on Hillside Farms. He farms with his father, Ike, and […]

DTN Grain Midday: Weather Pressure Intensifies

🕔Apr 28, 2017Row crops are weaker at midday with wheat mixed. CORN Corn trade is 4 to 5 cents lower at midday with selling picking up during the day session with the […]

Clean Water Rule: Corps of Engineers and EPA Having a Throw Down – DTN

🕔Apr 28, 2017The Army Corps of Engineers was shut out of the waters of the United States rule making process, even though EPA indicated the WOTUS  (Waters of the United States) rule […]

NAFTA: Farm Groups Catch Their Breath as Trump Waffles on Decision – DTN

🕔Apr 28, 2017Major farm groups responded with shock and dismay Wednesday after reports that President Donald Trump is considering an executive order to withdraw the United States from the North American Free […]

Cargill Selling Out of the Cattle Feedlot Business – DTN

🕔Apr 28, 2017Cargill is getting out of the cattle-feeding business by selling feedlots in Kansas and Colorado to Omaha-based Green Plains Inc., according to announcements from both companies Wednesday.  The $36.7 million […]

DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Lower to Extend Prior-Day Losses

🕔Apr 28, 2017July positioned for weekly reversal down. U.S. economy grew at the slowest pace in three years during the first quarter. Cash online sales increased to 166 bales on The Seam. […]

Livestock Market: Continued Strong Domestic, Export Beef Demand Expected

🕔Apr 28, 2017The cattle industry in general and feedlots in particular have done a good job managing growing livestock supplies for most of the last year, helping to minimize supply pressure coming […]

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