DTN Livestock Close: Cattle Futures Fade in Late Day Trade

🕔May 24, 2018Moderate to strong support in cattle trade quickly faded late in the session as strong market losses developed in nearby live cattle futures. This quickly shifted the tone of all […]

Indiana: Farm Management Tour, Franklin, June 21-22

🕔May 24, 2018Purdue University’s Center for Commercial Agriculture and Purdue Extension will host the 86th annual Farm Management Tour in Johnson and Shelby counties June 21-22. The two-day farm tour will feature […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: Relief Hits Plains; Hot and Dry for Southwest, Midsouth

🕔May 24, 2018Summary The active weather pattern persisted across most of the nation, though unfavorably dry, hot weather lingered over parts of the South and Southwest. During the 7-day period ending Tuesday […]

DTN Livestock Midday: Feeder Cattle Futures Rally

🕔May 24, 2018Feeder cattle futures have continued to lead the market higher. This is helping to spark some underlying support through the entire cattle market. Losses in lean hog trade have backed […]

DTN Livestock Open: Firm Follow-Through Support Expected

🕔May 24, 2018Buyer support is expected to slowly step back into the complex early Thursday following the triple-digit rally that developed midweek. This could help to firm additional commercial interest through the […]

DTN Livestock Close: Strong Market Gains Develop

🕔May 23, 2018Triple-digit gains were seen in cattle and hog futures Wednesday. This helped draw additional buyer support back into the market early in the session. This support continues to hold as […]

DTN Livestock Midday: Strong Gains Develop in Cattle, Hogs

🕔May 23, 2018Triple-digit gains have developed through the morning in cattle and hog futures. This buyer support is driven by follow through interest moving into the cattle complex. GENERAL COMMENTS: Firm gains […]

Tennessee Field Reports: Progress in Planting

🕔May 23, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 20, 2018. County Agent Comments J.C. Dupree, Lauderdale County While the weather was favorable last week, Lauderdale County producers planted majority […]

DTN Livestock Open: Mixed at Midweek

🕔May 23, 2018The cattle complex should open moderately higher, supported by follow-through buying and cash premiums. Lean hog issues are set to open lower, checked by residual selling interest and cash discounts. […]

DTN Livestock Close: Lean Hog Contracts Sharply Lower

🕔May 22, 2018Lean hog futures settled significantly lower with all 2018 issues suffering triple-digit losses. Cattle futures closed modestly higher, though forward progress was generally modest. GENERAL COMMENTS The cash cattle trade […]

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