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When it comes to cattle nutrition, fresh forage is ideal. But in some regions, water shortages for pasture irrigation and short growing seasons make this challenging. Vancouver-based CubicFarm Systems is hoping to change that by feeding cows with... (full story)


JBS, the world’s biggest meat processor, has agreed to acquire Netherlands plant-based protein brand Vivera in a deal worth €341 million ($409 million). The Brazilian meat firm said the acquisition “strengthens and boosts” its position in the... (full story)


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Jim Roemer's commodity opinion: Drought in Brazil Drives Prices Higher (full story)


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The Barchart Chart of the Day  belongs to the auto parts company Commercial Vehicle Group (NASDAQ: CVGI ).   I found the stock by using Barchart's powerful screening tools to find the stocks with the highest Weighted Alpha and technical buy signals. After I sorted for the most frequent number of new highs in... (full story)


Chris Vermeulen joins Adelaide Capital to share his latest market analysis. When we are looking at the broad indexes in the stock market we are beginning to see some pretty obvious divergence between them and defensive sectors such as consumer staples bonds utilities and precious metals. This means big money is going to “risk off” on some more speculative plays and moving to defensive positions. This is the same scenario as what happened in September before equities went sideways for months and in February before the market crashed. Watch our special hour long interview to learn more. (full story)


Chris Vermeulen joins Money Life with Chuck Jaffe to discuss the latest market moves. Chris says that the market’s technicals are all green lights right now, however, when we look behind the curtain many defensive sectors such as bonds, utilities, and precious metals are outperforming equities. This means we could be headed for a consolidation move — not necessarily a bear market but months of sideways to gradual decline — that could start late this month and last into the fall. Listen to learn more. (full story)


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Front month lean hog futures closed the Thursday session with 2 to 17 cent gains. October contracts ended 17 cents lower and December was UNCH. USDA’s National Average Afternoon Base Hog price was 51 cents weaker to $116.42. The May 4th CME Lean Hog Index was $107.89, up by another... (full story)


Corn futures rallied double digits on Thursday. Old crop July closed 10 1/4 cents higher, but is still 40 3/4 cents below May with 6 trade days before expiration. New crop December led the way higher with a 3.43% gain to the highest Dec contract price since 2012.  USDA’s weekly... (full story)


Old crop cotton futures closed 325 points higher on Thursday. May futures expired at 89.48 cents/lb. New crop prices were 114 to 171 points higher at the close. The July to December inverse is back to 386 points after tightening through the early portion of the week.  Cotton bookings from... (full story)


Thursday wheat futures closed near the highs with some double digit gains. CBT wheat futures ended the session 8 ¾ to 11 3/4 cents in the black led by new crop. KC HRW wheat futures closed 8 to 9 3/4 cents higher. MGE spring wheat futures were 7 1/2 to... (full story)


At the Thursday close, soybean futures were 20 to 28 cents in the black. The May to July inverse tightened to 36 cents/bu by the close. New crop futures ended the session with November above $14/bu. Soymeal futures closed the Thursday session with gains of $2.50 to $3.40/ton. Soybean oil... (full story)


Fat cattle futures climbed back from midday lows and closed the Thursday session in the black. June fats were the strongest on the day with a triple digit gain. There were reports of $119 sales in TX. USDA noted cash sales through Wednesday, with limited activity from $117 to $119.... (full story)


Over the past month I have received numerous phone calls and texts asking different versions of the same question: When almond prices are low, how can a grower cut costs? […] (full story)


“Ethereum has hit the 2940.00 long term target. It will take a solid close above it to turn it into the swing point, if so, look for the next long term target of 3600.00." (full story)


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A northern Iowa corn and soybean farmer recently entered about three-quarters of his acres into a carbon credit program.  Josh Nelson of Belmond tells Brownfield it’s through Corteva. “In part because it didn’t seem to attach a lot... (full story)


The wheat that was seeded immediately after Easter started to emerge by the middle of last week. Pretty much the same day as was predicted by the accumulated growing degree […] (full story)


SA_LS850 San Angelo, TX Wed May 05, 2021 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Wednesday, May 05, 2021 Compared to last week at Sioux Falls, SD slaughter lambs 9.00-13.00 lower; slaughter ewes 3.00-10.00 lower. Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3: Sioux Falls: ... (full story)


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CORN HIGHLIGHTS:  Corn futures started firmer on the overnight with most contracts adding another 10 cents by the pause session. As the session resumed, traders were quick to build long positions on new crop with December leading today’s rally finishing 20-3/4 cents firmer at 6.25-1/2. Bear spreading was a noted... (full story)


At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live cattle were supported by sharply higher boxed beef values and feeder cattle were lower, pressured by the day’s higher move in corn.  June live cattle closed $1.05 higher at $115.47 and August live cattle... (full story)


Nebraska Farm Bureau and the state’s congressional delegation have formed a coalition to oppose proposed changes in federal tax policy. President Mark McHargue says potential increases in capital gains, estate and corporate taxes could threaten the... (full story)


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Decent planting season for NW Missouri An agronomist says it’s been a decent planting season for northwest Missouri. Brian Green with Dekalb/Asgrow tells Brownfield there have been a few hiccups but overall it’s been positive, “Don’t get me wrong,... (full story)


The ranking member of the Senate Ag Committee anticipates climate discussions will play a large part in shaping the next farm bill. Arkansas Senator John Boozman says the President’s agenda is clear. “When you look at the administration’s agenda... (full story)


More than 130 U.S. Representatives have signed a letter opposing proposed tax policy changes outlined in the American Families Plan. Nebraska Representative Adrian Smith says eliminating stepped-up basis and assessing capital gains taxes at death... (full story)


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The Biden Administration has released a new report outlining six interest areas for the President’s 30×30 conservation plan which aims to conserve 30 percent of America’s land and water by 2030. Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack says included in the... (full story)


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NW_LS410 Des Moines, IA Thu, May 06, 2021 USDA Market News USDA BEEF CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE CHOICE SELECT Index 600-900# 600-900# Values => $234.26 $218.94 ... (full story)


The Enhanced Coverage Option (ECO) is a new supplemental insurance program introduced this year, providing county coverage from 90% or 95% coverage level down to 86%. The Supplemental Coverage Option […] (full story)


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