Drought Monitor Weekly: Improvements for South Texas; Gulf Coast Still Dry Apr 9, 2020

🕔Apr 9, 2020
Summary This U.S. Drought Monitor week saw drought expansion across portions of the South (Louisiana, Mississippi) and Southeast (Florida) where warm and dry conditions prevailed during the past 90-day period […]

COVID-19 Hampers Markets, Worker Safety, Health Garner Increased Attention Apr 9, 2020

🕔Apr 9, 2020
DTN Ag Policy Editor Chris Clayton reported this week that, “As meatpacking plants and other food processors reduce capacity or temporarily close because of coronavirus cases, Vice President Mike Pence pointed to the vital nature […]

DTN Livestock Midday: Market Support Dissipates Apr 9, 2020

🕔Apr 9, 2020
Livestock contracts start to brace for the long weekend and skip out on trading in a higher manner on Thursday. General Comments Livestock contracts were able to rally for three […]

The Petersons are Back with More Music and Fun Apr 9, 2020

🕔Apr 9, 2020
Everywhere we look, the news is heavy duty, whether it’s the markets, the weather or Covid-19 reports.  We’ve been searching for some uplifting news and thought you might enjoy seeing […]

DTN Livestock Open: Traders Prepare for Long Holiday Weekend Apr 9, 2020

🕔Apr 9, 2020
With futures markets closed Friday ahead of the Easter weekend, additional late-week market adjustments are likely as traders not only focus on recent gains, but the uncertainty in the economy […]

Livestock: COVID-19 Hits Packing Plants – DTN Apr 9, 2020

🕔Apr 9, 2020
Coronavirus cases are increasingly affecting the meatpacking industry as both a beef and pork plant in Iowa were closed this week because of positive cases. Tyson Foods announced a pork […]

Texas Field Reports: Warm-Season Grasses Emerge, Help Maximize Growth Apr 8, 2020

🕔Apr 8, 2020
Weather has affected the transition from cool-season to warm-season forage growth, and producers should be doing what they can to help Bermuda grass emerge and maximize growth, said a Texas A&M […]

On-Farm COVID-19 Safety Measures – Video Apr 8, 2020

🕔Apr 8, 2020
While many businesses have closed or moved employee interactions online, much of the world depends on farmers remaining on the job — and in the field. The University of Arkansas […]

Louisiana: Act Quickly for CARES Aid Apr 8, 2020

🕔Apr 8, 2020
Farmers may be able to get help covering business costs through the coronavirus aid program recently approved by Congress and the president — but they need to act quickly, an […]

DTN Livestock Midday: Cattle Higher, Hogs Tip Lower Apr 8, 2020

🕔Apr 8, 2020
Cattle contracts are jumping into the noon hour higher while the lean hog market subsides to lower prices. General Comments The cattle market is still taking the midweek point with […]

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