Livestock: A Positive Pig Report Jan 14, 2022

🕔Jan 14, 2022
The USDA’s December Hogs and Pigs report places the December 1 inventory of all hogs and pigs at 74.2 million head, down about 1% from last quarter and 4% lower than the […]

Livestock: Cattle Finishing Net Returns Prospects for 2022 Jan 13, 2022

🕔Jan 13, 2022
Due to relatively strong fed cattle prices, cattle finishing net returns ended 2021 on a positive note.  Will these positive net returns continue into 2022?  This article examines feeding cost […]

Ag Policy: SCOTUS Denies Year-Round E15 Petition; Leaves Door Open on Prop 12, Clean Water Act Cases – DTN Jan 11, 2022

🕔Jan 11, 2022
The EPA would have to act in order for year-round E15 sales to restart after the Supreme Court denied Growth Energy’s request for a hearing in orders handed down Monday. […]

Livestock: Cattle, Packers, and Mandated Cash Trade – DTN Jan 11, 2022

🕔Jan 11, 2022
With farmers and ranchers who are members of the American Farm Bureau Federation expected to hand down policy this week on cattle marketing legislation, speakers at the annual meeting have […]

Livestock Forage: Put a Cover Crop in the Mix – DTN Jan 5, 2022

🕔Jan 5, 2022
There’s no question cover crops can do a lot of great things for the soil, but as livestock producers try to put a dollar figure to the practice it’s often […]

Meat Packers Under Scrutiny – DTN Jan 5, 2022

🕔Jan 5, 2022
President Joe Biden will start 2022 highlighting what the White House sees as unfair market practices by the largest meatpackers and detailing plans to diversify the meatpacking industry while increasing […]

Oklahoma: Red River Crops Conference, Altus, Jan. 19-20 Jan 5, 2022

🕔Jan 5, 2022
The ninth annual Red River Crops Conference: Planning for Success conference designed for producers in Southwest Oklahoma and the Texas Rolling Plains is set for Jan. 19-20 in the Jackson […]

Livestock: Biden Outlines Plans to Tackle Meat Prices in Virtual Meeting with Farmers Jan 5, 2022

🕔Jan 5, 2022
Reuters writer Leah Douglas reported this week that, “The United States will issue new rules and $1 billion in funding this year to support independent meat processors and ranchers as part of a plan to address […]

Ag Trade: China’s Domestic Pork Production Targets Seen to Bolster Grain Imports Dec 27, 2021

🕔Dec 27, 2021
Last week, Bloomberg News reported that, “China’s reaffirmation of a long-term goal to be almost entirely self-sufficient in pork production means it will keep scooping up global grain supplies to feed the world’s largest pig herd. […]

Animal Welfare Laws Come Home to Roost – DTN Dec 24, 2021

🕔Dec 24, 2021
With an approaching January deadline for a voter-approved animal welfare law, Massachusetts’ governor signed into law modifications meant to avoid possible price spikes for eggs and pork, while litigation continues […]

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