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Farm-state senators celebrated the first step of including $7 billion for disaster relief in the annual USDA-FDA funding bill, with a crucial vote looming on Thursday in the Senate Appropriations Committee. Action in the Senate mirrored efforts in... (full story)


Click this link to watch yesterday's interview with RFD-TV! Corn (December) Fundamentals : Yesterday’s Crop Progress report showed Good/Excellent conditions at 62%, a 2% decline from last week and 1% below the average estimate. Cooler... (full story)


The price of the green energy transition is starting to worry policymakers across the globe as it is becoming apparent the rash move to alternative energies is going to be so costly that it could put the global economy at risk. The fears of inflation, or what could be called... (full story)


Our program re-established CLU length on Monday. Protection on length was violated in HOU and RBU; both are now flat, and the system remains flat NGU. (full story)


We analyze the overnight move and Asian/European participation for intraday participants. (full story)


AL_LS603 Las Cruces, NM Feeder Cattle August 3, 2021 Daily Import Total Sales August 2, 2021 Santa Teresa, NM. EST: 1000 Compared to last week, a few sales of steer calves and... (full story)


Captures of bollworm moths in my pheromone traps increased again this week and might continue up for next week. We will keep reporting the numbers. Moths are in the air, […] (full story)


Front month lean hog futures closed the first trade day of the month with gains of at least $1.22. October hogs were up the most (after leading the trade lower last week) with gains of $1.47 on the day. Monday midday prices for lean hogs are up by $1.17 to... (full story)


Front month cattle traded higher on Monday with fats gaining a nickel to 12 cents. April ’22 contracts were 57 cents higher on the day. USDA reported limited Monday cash trade in the North for $125 live and $197 in the beef. Last week’s market was mostly $123-$125 and $195-$201,... (full story)


Cotton prices start the Tuesday session 37 to 55 points lower. Front month cotton futures ended the Monday session with gains of 24 to 35 points. December spent time on both sides of UNCH on Monday, printing a 119 point range on the day. The weekly Crop Progress report showed... (full story)


Wheat futures are in modest Turnaround Tuesday mode, giving back 2 to 6 cents of the double digit gains from Monday. KC led the way yesterday, gaining 3.53% to 4.5% with 30 cent gains through March ’22. CBT wheat futures also closed with gains of 20 3/4 to 26 1/2... (full story)


Soybean futures are 13 to 18 cents lower early in the Tuesday session on better than expected US crop condition ratings. The soy futures complex closed Monday mixed with weaker soy oil. BO futures were down triple digits in August as the contract goes through deliveries and weakness in palm... (full story)


Overnight corn trading has the board 2 to 4 cents lower heading into the break. On Monday, corn futures were 11 3/4 to 14 cents in the black. December and March were the strongest gaining contracts on the day, adding carry back into the market from Sept to Dec. December... (full story)


Sponsored by Pivot Bio PROVEN Looking ahead, the 6- to 10-day outlook calls for the likelihood of near- or below-normal temperatures in much the West, while hotter-than-normal conditions will dominate the central and eastern U.S. Meanwhile, near-... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON AUG 03 2021 RAIL AND PIGGYBACK SHIPMENTS FOR: MON AUG 02 2021 10,000 POUND UNITS (COMMODITY TOTALS FOLLOW ASTERIKS) ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON AUG 03 2021 RAIL AND PIGGYBACK SHIPMENTS FOR: MON AUG 02 2021 CAR AND VAN COUNT ... (full story)


BOSTON Ornamental Terminal Prices as of 03-AUG-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


PHILADELPHIA 03-AUGUST-2021 Auction Sales - Prices To Growers Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News, Federal-State Market News Service, USDA Phone: (215) 551-6791 Fax: (215) 336-0355 AF_FV160 Fairview Kentucky Produce Auction Summary Data compiled by: Fairview Produce... (full story)


We start off the day with Redbook YoY (31/JUL) at 7:55 A.M., IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism (Aug), Factory Orders MoM (Jun) and Factory Orders ex Transportation (Jun) at 9:00 A.M., NY Fed Treasury Purchases 10 to 22.5 yrs. At 10:30 A.M., 42-Day Bill Auction at 10;30 A.M., Fed Clarida Speech at... (full story)


The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced loan interest rates for August 2021, which are effective August 2. USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) loans provide important access to capital to help […] (full story)


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