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.

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. […]

DTN Livestock Midday: Futures Erode in Morning Trade

🕔Mar 16, 2018Firm pressure is seen in the livestock complex. There is sluggish trade activity in all markets, although the entire market is weak due to light trade. GENERAL COMMENTS: Firm pressure […]

DTN Livestock Open: Tariff for Beef to Japan to Decrease by End of March

🕔Mar 16, 2018Look for live and feeder contracts to open mixed this morning thanks to a combination of residual selling and late-week short-covering. Lean hog futures should also begin with uneven price […]

DTN Livestock Close: Cattle Throw in Towel on Week’s Attempted Rally

🕔Mar 15, 2018The cattle complex tumbled significantly lower Thursday, pressed by long liquidation and technical-selling. Lean hog futures settled mostly higher with only spot April pressured by near-term fundamentals. GENERAL COMMENTS While […]

Drought Outlook Seasonal: Improvements for High Plains, Intensification for SW, Southern Plains

🕔Mar 15, 2018The drought outlook valid from March 15, 2018 through June 30, 2018 is based on initial conditions including soil moisture, current snowpack, and reservoir levels, 7-day precipitation forecasts, extended range […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: Rains Hit Southeast, California; Plains Still Dry

🕔Mar 15, 2018Summary Generally moderate precipitation (up to 3 inches) fell on most of the Southeast, Lower Mississippi Valley, portions of the California and Oregon Coasts, and the higher elevations of northern […]

Texas: Upton County Ag Day, Rankin, March 29

🕔Mar 15, 2018The Upton County Ag Day conducted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is set for March 29 at the AgriLife Extension office in Upton County, 1000 Texas Highway 329 in Rankin. […]

DTN Livestock Midday: Cattle Futures Tumble Lower

🕔Mar 15, 2018Sharp triple-digit losses have quickly swept through the cattle complex during morning trade. The pressure is pushing traders to remain more uncertain about the ability to step back into the […]

Georgia Wheat: Researchers Use Dual-Use System to Boost State’s Crop

🕔Mar 15, 2018Wheat prices are down, and wheat acreage in Georgia is dropping. To boost the state’s wheat industry and help producers get more out of their crop, University of Georgia Cooperative […]

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