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PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 17-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


Domestic corn futures ended the Thursday session with limit losses of 40 cents through September of 2022. At the close, synthetic July futures were worth $6.30 1/2 using the 630 options strike. For Dec, the synthetic price was $5.31/bu. A bearish whirlwind of a stronger dollar, rainier weather forecasts, slow... (full story)


At the close, front month fat cattle futures were $2.72 to $3.82 lower. June fats were in the black earlier, converging with cash, though ended the session $2.20 in the red. USDA confirmed additional Wednesday cash sales from $121-$124. NE cattle went $124 live and $193-$196 dressed, while Southern deals... (full story)


The soy complex utilized the expanded limits for beans and oil on Thursday. Soybeans closed $0.83 3/4 to $1.18 3/4 cents weaker. Soymeal futures ended the session $15.90 to $17.70 weaker. Soybean oil led the decline, utilizing all 550 points of the expanded limits. With that, the soy complex will... (full story)


Wheat futures were down double digits on Thursday taking part in the broad commodity sell off. CBT futures were 21 3/4 to 23 3/4 cents lower at the close. KC HRW futures ended the session with losses of 22 1/4 to 25 1/2 cents. The spot HRW to corn ratio... (full story)


At the close, lean hog futures were $1.77 to $4.50 weaker, with expanded limit losses for July and August contracts. Futures will maintain their $4.50 expanded limits for Friday’s trading. USDA’s National Average Base Hog price for Thursday was $6.17 weaker to $122.28. The CME Lean Hog Index for 6/15 pulled... (full story)


Cotton futures ended the session with 116 to 193 point losses. July was the firmest, recovering its premium to new crop prices. Thursday’s trade was hit with a broad commodities sell off, leading Crude Oil futures 1.5% lower and the Bloomberg Commodity Index 3.13% lower.  The weekly Export Sales report showed... (full story)


The 2021-2022 Indiana FFA State Officer Team was elected today during the final general session of the 92nd Indiana FFA State Convention. After a virtual convention in 2020, the year’s event took place at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. Kourtney... (full story)


TFM Cash+ Take the Stress Out of Your Marketing Strategy. No hedge account. No margin calls. Just comprehensive, common-sense guidance at a great value. Learn more: https://www.totalfarmmarketing.com/tfm-cash-plus/ CORN HIGHLIGHTS:  Corn futures collapsed with limit down registered on the first 6 contracts listed, which are July 2021 through July 2022. Limit... (full story)


MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 17-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 17-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


The chairman of the board of Wholestone Farms says their proposed pork plant in Sioux Falls, South Dakota is farmer-owned and designed to meet consumers’ needs. Luke Minion tells Brownfield the plan is to process 3-million pigs and employ 11-hundred... (full story)


This is an update to the post "Soybean and Corn top" in it we told of the importance of the 78.6% retracements (full story)


At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live cattle ended the day lower following a lower-than-expected export sales report, and feeder cattle were mixed on spread adjustments, with the sharply lower corn helping to limit losses.  June live cattle... (full story)


Ag Secretary Vilsack says Congress needs to spend much more on broadband funding. “I really think at some point in time, we as a country need to fish or cut bait on this and actually put some serious, serious resources behind this effort.” ... (full story)


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Unlike their neighbors to the west, many Illinois farmers have adequate moisture for their crops so far this season. Nearly 80% of the state reported no drought conditions, according to the June 15 drought monitor. However, drought is challenging... (full story)


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Stocks are an important market variable.  They reflect the balance between supply and demand.  High stocks generally mean low prices, and vice versa.  US policy toward stocks has changed over […] (full story)


Jul. corn closed at $6.33, limit down 40 cents Jul. soybeans closed at $13.29 and 3/4, down 118 and 3/4 cents Jul. soybean meal closed at $361.50, down $17.70 Jul. soybean oil closed at 56.57, down 550 points Jul. wheat closed at $6.43 and 1/2, down... (full story)


The ranking member of the House Ag Committee says the recent decision by EPA to revise the definition of ‘waters of the U.S.’ would create unneeded regulatory confusion for farmers. Glenn GT Thompson, a Republican from Pennsylvania, tells... (full story)


NW_LS410 Des Moines, IA Thu, Jun 17, 2021 USDA Market News USDA BEEF CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE CHOICE SELECT Index 600-900# 600-900# Values => $247.15 $215.98 ... (full story)


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RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 17-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


Milk futures on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange continued to sell off Thursday pressured by declines on the cash market. June Class III milk up four cents at $17.29. July down 15 cents at $16.82. August down 25 cents at $17.44. September 21 cents... (full story)


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Michigan Farm Bureau is asking farmers and anyone interested in supporting voluntary stewardship measures on farms to sign their petition calling for continuation the Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program. MAEAP program manager Joe... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON JUN 17 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED JUN 16 2021 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON JUN 17 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED JUN 16 2021 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON JUN 17 2021 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR JUN 16 2021 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SAN FRANCISCO JUN 17 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED JUN 16 2021 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SAN FRANCISCO JUN 17 2021 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR JUN 16 2021 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SAN FRANCISCO JUN 17 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED JUN 16 2021 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


An ag economist says he’s watching to see how dry weather impacts organic crops as the market continues to tighten and prices escalate. Ryan Koory with Mercaris tells Brownfield organic feed grade corn this month is up about $3 per bushel to $9.25... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: PHILADELPHIA JUN 17 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED JUN 16 2021 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: PHILADELPHIA JUN 17 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED JUN 16 2021 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: CHICAGO JUN 17 2021 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR JUN 16 2021 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: CHICAGO JUN 17 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED JUN 16 2021 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: CHICAGO JUN 17 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED JUN 16 2021 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


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REPORTING OFFICE: DALLAS JUN 17 2021 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR JUN 16 2021 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: DALLAS JUN 17 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED JUN 16 2021 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: DALLAS JUN 17 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED JUN 16 2021 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 17-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 17-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 17-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 17-JUN-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: BOSTON JUN 17 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED JUN 16 2021 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: BOSTON JUN 17 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: WED JUN 16 2021 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: BOSTON MAY 26 2021 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR MAY 25 2021 ... (full story)


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