DTN Cotton Open: Trades At or Near Lows in Early Going

🕔Mar 19, 2018May ticked below lows of prior seven sessions. Trend-following funds boosted their net longs 2,355 lots, the third straight weekly increase. Cash online sales slowed to 3,079 bales. Cotton futures […]

Farm Business: Negotiating – Tips for Getting Unstuck

🕔Mar 19, 2018From buying new equipment to countering your child’s request to stay up another 20 minutes, everyone negotiates at some point. This is the second in a series of stories designed […]

Texas: Grain-Grading Workshops, Amarillo, May 1, 2

🕔Mar 19, 2018Two grain-grading workshops hosted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service — one May 1 and one May 2 — will be held in Amarillo. DeDe Jones, Texas A&M AgriLife […]

DTN Livestock Open: New Week Set to Start Mixed

🕔Mar 19, 2018Look for the cattle complex to open on a mixed basis, a slow and cautious combination of follow-through selling and the vaulted premium status of the cash feedlot trade. Lean […]

DTN Grain Open: Rain Comes To Kansas, Markets Tumble

🕔Mar 19, 20186:00 a.m. CME Globex: May corn was 4 1/2 cents lower, May soybeans were 13 cents lower, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 16 3/4 cents lower. CME Globex […]

California Almonds: Frost/Freeze Damage Assessments – Plenty Of Variables – AgFax Tree Crops

🕔Mar 17, 2018Trying to predict how big a hit the 2018 almond crop sustained due to frost is still a bit like predicting an earthquake. But more should be known once we […]

AgFax Weekend: Lease Tax Muddle; Corn Mkt. Surge

🕔Mar 16, 2018In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Lease Tax Muddle | Corn Mkt. Surge | Anti-Aphid Strategy – Give Allies a Chance | and more.

Spring Herbicide Options And Complications For 2018 – AgFax Weed Solutions

🕔Mar 16, 2018In the past when consultants and producers talked about the weather, it was mostly about its impact – good or bad – on yields. But these days, weather discussions are […]

DTN Livestock Close: Another Defensive Week With Moderate Losses

🕔Mar 16, 2018The cattle complex closed moderately lower, pressured by a combination of long liquidation and late-week technical-selling. On the other hand, lean hog futures settled narrowly mixed on light trade volume. […]

Rice Update: All Eyes on USDA Prospective Plantings Report

🕔Mar 16, 2018Another slow week has passed in the rice market with very little news to report at this time. Cash markets remain very quiet as there is little left to trade, particularly […]

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