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The Chart of the Day belongs to the auto parts company Modine Manufacturing (MOD). I found the stock by sorting Barchart's Top Stocks to Own list first by the most frequent number of new highs in the last month, then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts for consistent... (full story)


The state ag director says the Missouri Ag Department’s new AgriStress helpline was launched at an important time for farmers and ranchers. Chris Chinn tells Brownfield record input costs, drought in the southern two-thirds of the state, and... (full story)


Across the Corn Belt, showers and a few thunderstorms are spreading across the upper Midwest.  Elsewhere, ongoing dry weather is reducing soil moisture availability for summer crops, including corn and soybeans.  Some of the driest conditions exist... (full story)


Wisconsin has a new grand master cheesemaker.  Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese won the honor Thursday. Beth Crave tells Brownfield, “That is quite an honor.  It was super exciting and a shock to our whole team.” Crave tells Brownfield... (full story)


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Reports of soybean gall midge have been on the rise, and an agronomist says farmers in the Corn Belt should be scouting their soybean fields. Meaghan Anderson with Iowa State University says field edges are the first place to look. “Whether it’s... (full story)


Big changes are in the works for the Missouri State Fair. Missouri State Fair Director Mark Wolfe tells Brownfield about $46 million is being invested in the state fairgrounds. “Some of the highlights to that is the purchase of 200 acres of land... (full story)


At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle ended the day lower, pressured by the higher move in corn.  October live cattle closed $.60 lower at $144.50 and December live cattle closed $.45 lower at $150.62.  September feeder... (full story)


Bella and Jenna Kuchlar Young people get to learn more than livestock care when working with show animals.  Thirteen-year-old Bella Kuchler from Union Grove is in her first year of showing beef animals and tells Brownfield it’s been a lot... (full story)


Looking ahead, the 6- to 10-day outlook calls for the likelihood of near- or below-normal temperatures and near- or above-normal rainfall across much of the country.  Warmer-than-normal weather will be confined to southern Texas, peninsular Florida,... (full story)


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The director of ag business for the Propane Education and Research Council says a steady supply of propane is helping ease concerns of price volatility heading into the fall. Mike Newland says he’s expecting prices to be higher than last year, but…... (full story)


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Extreme weather events like drought and flooding are becoming more common for midwestern farmers, so Bayer Crop Science is helping growers make their land more resilient. Bayer’s Leo Bastos tells Brownfield increasing crop tolerance to extreme... (full story)


Cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza have diminished this summer.  But the executive director of the Iowa Turkey Federation says the poultry industry is preparing for a resurgence this fall. Speaking to Brownfield at the Iowa State Fair... (full story)


Soybeans were higher on commercial and technical buying after a wide-ranging session, closing higher for the week as well. There was an initial bearish reaction after the USDA raised U.S. production, yield, and old and new crop ending stocks... (full story)


The USDA lowered its outlook for the 2022 corn crop and raised its estimate for soybeans on Friday. Northeast Indiana farmer Brian Warpup, who was in Washington, DC for the release of the report, says it gives him a baseline as he starts planning... (full story)


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NW_LS410 Des Moines, IA Fri, Aug 12, 2022 USDA Market News USDA BEEF CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE CHOICE SELECT Index 600-900# 600-900# Values => $233.17 $209.00 ... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 12-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 12-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 12-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 12-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 12-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 12-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 12-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


NW_LS901,Fri Aug 12 2022,USDA Market News,,, BEEF VARIETY MEATS - FROZEN - LDS - PRICE RANGE - WTD AVG ---------,,,,, Beef Cheek Meat trmd 70-75% lean,,,,, Beef Cheek Meat trmd 70-75% lean export,,,,, Beef Feet nails off skin on,,,,, Beef Head Meat 60-70% lean,,,,, Beef Head Meat 60-70%... (full story)


NW_LS446 Des Moines, IA Fri, Aug 12, 2022 USDA Market News WEEKLY USDA BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE (HOG) The offal value from a typical slaughter hog (1) for the week ended 8/12/2022 was estimated at 5.98 per cwt live, unchanged when compared to last week. FOB CENTRAL U.S. CALCULATIONS... (full story)


NW_LS442 Des Moines, IA Fri, Aug 12, 2022 USDA Market News USDA TALLOW AND PROTEIN REPORT - FOB CENTRAL U.S. Dollars/hundredweight (unless otherwise stated) as of 3:00 PM. TALLOW, GREASE, AND LARD Lds Price Range Wtd Avg INEDBL, TALW/GRSE FOB CENTRAL ... (full story)


NW_LS441 Des Moines, IA Fri, Aug 12, 2022 USDA Market News USDA BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE (STEER) FOB CENTRAL U.S. The hide and offal value from a typical slaughter steer(1) for today was estimated at 13.79 per cwt live, unchanged when compared to Thursday's value FOB CENTRAL... (full story)


NW_LS444 Des Moines, IA Fri, Aug 12, 2022 USDA Market News WEEKLY USDA BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE (COW) The hide and offal value from a typical slaughter cow(1) for the week ended 8/12/2022 was estimated at 15.19 per cwt live, up 1.06 from last week. CALCULATIONS FOR BY-PRODUCT VALUE... (full story)


NW_LS440 Des Moines, IA Fri, Aug 12, 2022 USDA Market News USDA BY-PRODUCT PRICE REPORT - FOB CENTRAL U.S. BASIS Carlot Basis - Dollars/hundredweight - as of 3:00 PM. BEEF VARIETY MEATS - FROZEN --------------------------------------- Items Lds ... (full story)


NW_LS902,Fri Aug 12 2022,USDA Market News,,, USDA TALLOW AND PROTEIN REPORT - FOB CENTRAL,,,,, Choice white grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,,, Yellow grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,,, Yellow grease ECB (truck),,,,, Loose lard PS and/or CP FOB PLANT(truck),,,,, Packer bleachable tallow <.15% CAF... (full story)


Kelly Gillespie shows the difference in height of short corn vs. regular corn, noting that a sprayer boom clears the short-corn at full maturity. Next year, Bayer Crop Science will commercially launch the Smart Corn system, powered by a new corn... (full story)


LM_LM352 St. Joseph, MO Fri Aug 12, 2022 USDA Market News National Weekly Slaughter Sheep Review for w/e Friday, Aug 12, 2022 Comments: Compared to last week, negotiated purchases of slaughter lambs were 8.00-9.00 lower on comparable purchases. Negotiated Purchases:This Week:... (full story)


NW_LS443 St Joseph, MO Fri Aug 12, 2022 USDA Market News WEEKLY LAMB PELTS PRICE REPORT, FOB Major Production Points Estimated Credit Returned to Producers Per Piece Price for Week Ending: 8/12/2022 Pelt activity this week compared to last report: Not enough market participants to... (full story)


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Sep. corn closed at $6.39 and 3/4, up 10 and 1/2 cents Sep. soybeans closed at $15.35, up 14 and 3/4 cents Sep. soybean meal closed at $464.70, up $8.20 Sep. soybean oil closed at 69.53, up 23 points Sep. wheat closed at $8.06, down 4 and 3/4 cents... (full story)


A Wisconsin woman has found a way to stay involved with the state fair long after her days in the show ring.  “Alyssa” tells Brownfield she loved the experience she had showing hogs through 4H. “Obviously coming to the fair and... (full story)


The grain markets sparked back to live this week. Could the trend continue for corn and soybean prices?  New- and old-crop corn prices were up around 30¢ for the week ending Aug. 12. September soybean prices were up 73¢ and November soybean prices... (full story)


“Shootin’ The Bull” End of Day Market Recap by Christopher Swift 8/12/2022 ​ Live Cattle: In my opinion, if there is any truth to the old adage of "big crops get bigger and small crops get smaller", then this year is right in line with the smaller crop. With only... (full story)


RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 12-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 12-AUG-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON AUG 12 2022 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR AUG 11 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON AUG 12 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU AUG 11 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON AUG 12 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU AUG 11 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SEATTLE AUG 12 2022 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR AUG 11 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SAN FRANCISCO AUG 12 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU AUG 11 2022 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SAN FRANCISCO AUG 12 2022 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR AUG 11 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SAN FRANCISCO AUG 12 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU AUG 11 2022 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


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