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Gold (GCQ21) is firming going into today's European morning, continuing yesterday's early attempt to halt a slide since mid July. Significantly, GC has been consolidating for almost a month around the psychologically key 1800 whole figure level, and is nearing the completion of a triangle (on the weekly chart), with the gap between triangle support and resistance down to roughly 100 points. (full story)


The House Ag Committee has advanced an $8.5 billion disaster bill that would cover a wide range of producers’ losses in 2020 and 2021.  The measure was approved on a voice vote on Tuesday and coverage includes damage from the ongoing Western drought,... (full story)


The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld the district court ruling in favor of the Beef Checkoff.  R-CALF USA originally challenged certain mandatory assessments on cattle sales imposed by federal law that are used to fund advertisements for beef... (full story)


HELM Agro’s Discovery Days kicked off today in Sheridan, Indiana. Aaron Locker is the vice president of sales. “What we’re seeing there is a wide variety of the HELM technologies and new chemistries that are on the market today to help the U.S.... (full story)


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SA-LS850 San Angelo, TX Tue Jul 27, 2021 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Tuesday, July 27, 2021 Compared to last week at New Holland, PA slaughter lambs weak; slaughter ewes steady. At San Angelo, TX slaughter lambs 5.00-10.00 lower; slaughter ewes 5.00 lower;... (full story)


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Sept. corn closed at $5.48 and 3/4, down 1 cent Aug. soybeans closed at $14.18 and 1/4, up 5 and 1/2 cents Aug. soybean meal closed at $358.80, up $5.20 Aug. soybean oil closed at 66.26, down 17 points Sept. wheat closed at $6.74 and 1/2, down 2 and... (full story)


Oliver Sloup breaks down the technical landscape for corn, soybeans, live cattle and lean hogs (video). (full story)


YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 27-JUL-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. Phone: (602) 514-7210 Fax: (602) 514-7215 Any questions or comments can be sent via email to:... (full story)


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The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to Mid-American Apartment Communities (NYSE: MAA ). I sorted Barchart's All Time High list first by the highest number of new highs in the last month, then used the Flipchart function to review the charts for consistent price appreciation. Since the Trend Spotter... (full story)


Soybean futures were higher on Tuesday on further crop condition declines and continued warmer and drier short-term weather, but with more rain in the extended forecast. Good-to-excellent ratings on soybeans are just 58 percent, 14 points behind a... (full story)


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SJ_LS712 **Correction to Average Hog Weights** St Joseph, MO Fri Jul 23, 2021 USDA Market News Estimated Weekly Meat Production Under Federal Inspection Total red meat production under Federal inspection for the week ending Saturday, July 24, 2021 was estimated... (full story)


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At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle closed lower Tuesday after beginning the day higher on tightening supplies. August live cattle closed $.52 lower at $122.92 and October live cattle closed $.77 lower at $128.42. August... (full story)


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Despite some consolidation at midday, wheat futures closed mixed. CBT SRW futures were down 2 1/2 to 4 1/2 cents on the day. Carry from Sept SRW to Dec is 9 3/4 cents, with another 7 1/4 cents to March. KC HRW futures ended the session with gains of 1... (full story)


The Tuesday session wrapped up with the soy complex having moved both directions. Beans themselves were mixed, with spread traders widening the inverses through Red Nov. Old crop August futures were 5 1/2 cents higher pulling up bean futures through Jan ’22. The deferred months closed fractionally to 5 1/2... (full story)


Turnaround Tuesday left fat cattle futures ended the session with losses of 17 to 77 cents. October contracts, with the largest OI of the nearbys, were down the most. Cash trade through Tuesday remains light, with USDA confirming limited sales from Monday in KS and WCB from $119 and $123.... (full story)


Front month lean hog futures closed the Tuesday session with losses of 20 to 67 cents, save for August which was 7 cents stronger at $107.47. USDA’s National Average Base hog price for Tuesday was 45 cents weaker to $105.54. The CME Lean Hog Index for 7/23 was a penny... (full story)


Tuesday’s cotton trading ended with the board showing 45 to 65 point gains. Dec prices were still 42 points above March, with the inverse from March to May another 71 points. USDA’s Daily Spot Quotations report showed no sales in the 27th’s report. The Cotlook A index pulled back by... (full story)


Tuesday corn prices pulled back some from early session and overnight gains to close fractionally to a penny red. September ’22 contracts were the weakest, as prices fell 3 1/4 cents on the session. The July ’22 to Sept ‘22 inverse is now 47 3/4 cents. Sept to December nearby... (full story)


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MS_GR215 Minneapolis, MN Tue July 27, 2021 USDA Market News Minnesota Feedstuffs - Prices for the week ending Tuesday, July 27, 2021 **All prices are quoted per ton, unless otherwise noted. ** Oilseed and Animal feedstuffs were mixed this week Oilseeds: ... (full story)


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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 traded both sides of steady, eventually closing 1 cent weaker in September, closing at 5.48-3/4 and 0-1/2 cent lower... (full story)


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GX_GR117 St Joseph, MO Tue, Jul 27, 2021 USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News Central Illinois Soybean Processor report Central Illinois Processor Bids and Offers as of 2:30 p.m. (Prices Quoted-Oil Cents/lb, Meal, Hulls Dollars/ton, Grains Dollars/bu) ... (full story)


GX_GR217 St. Joseph, MO Tue, Jul 27, 2021 USDA Market News Weekly Indiana-Ohio Soybean Processor report Indiana-Ohio Processor Bids and Offers as of 2:30 p.m. (Prices Quoted-Oil Cents/lb, Meal, Hulls Dollars/ton, Grains Dollars/bu) Offers ... (full story)


NW_GR116 St. Joseph, MO Tue, Jul 27, 2021 USDA Market News Weekly Iowa Soybean Processor report Iowa Processor Bids and Offers as of 2:30 p.m. (Prices Quoted-Oil Cents/lb, Meal, Hulls Dollars/ton, Grains Dollars/bu) Offers Change Basis ... (full story)


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U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) talked with Pro Farmer policy analyst Jim Wiesemeyer on AgriTalk Monday about a host of issues, hearings and proposed policies. Top of mind for the senator was concern about “big companies” that wield much of the... (full story)


Traders got October so close to $130.00 today, I know it could feel their breath.  However, unable to break through, traders seemingly abandoned long positions.  (full story)


Angus Catchot sits down in the Crop Doctors’ Podcast studio in Stoneville to talk with Whitney, Jason, and Tom about ThryvOn cotton.  ThryvOn is a new insect trait with activity […] (full story)


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The following prices are effective from Wednesday 07/28/21 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until midnight Tuesday 08/03/21. The next announcement is scheduled for Tuesday 08/03/21 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. […] (full story)


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