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Lower feed costs, less production lead to record livestock prices

The marketing outlook for cattle is basically a continuation of the last couple years, with more record prices. FULL STORY »

Record corn crop realized and forecast raised

The U.S. 2014/15 corn yield forecast is raised once again to a new record high of 174.2 bushels per acre, 2.5 bushels higher than last month’s forecast. FULL STORY »

Large stock market losses depressed commodities Wednesday

Big equity losses weighed on the ag markets Wednesday. Tuesday’s weekly USDA Crop Progress indicated the corn harvest was farther along than expected, which weighed on CBOT futures in early trading. FULL STORY »

Financial markets affected commodity futures Tuesday morning

Big equity losses are weighing on the ag markets. The weekly USDA Crop Progress indicated the corn harvest was farther along than expected, which weighed on CBOT futures in early trading. FULL STORY »

Consumers less likely to spend money on beef products, deli ham

Oklahoma State University's October Food Demand Survey shows that while people are spending more in grocery stores on food, they are less willing to buy steak, hamburger, chicken breast and deli ham than one month ago. FULL STORY »

Cattle and pork fall on Chicago Mercantile Exchange

Wednesday morning, both beef and pork were trading lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. FULL STORY »

Soggy weather stalls corn harvest yet again

Thanks to fickle weather, it’s been a slow start to the 2014 corn harvest with just 24 percent of harvest completed FULL STORY »

Farrow-to-finish margins hover around $60 per head

Farrow-to-finish margins were mostly steady last week, increasing less than 70 cents to $63.75 per head, according to the Sterling Pork Profit Tracker. FULL STORY »

Ag markets diverged significantly Tuesday

Corn futures reacted well to the Export Inspections data. Talk of harvest delays and production losses appeared to boost the corn market again Tuesday. FULL STORY »

Ag markets proved decidedly mixed Tuesday morning

Crop futures are reacting to the Export Inspections data. Talk of harvest delays and production losses appears to be supporting the corn market at this point. FULL STORY »

How many acres of corn are needed in 2015?

Providing direction for planted acreage requires anticipating the level of old crop inventories available for the upcoming marketing year, the magnitude of consumption during the upcoming marketing year, the likely average yield, and the desired level of year-ending stocks. For corn, these factors all currently suggest that fewer acres of corn will likely be needed in the U.S. in 2015. FULL STORY »

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