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The president of the National Farmers Union says the biggest hurdles to positive changes in the cattle industry are the biggest players. Rob Larew told reporters ahead of the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on competition, “There is a complete... (full story)


Iowa Congresswoman Cindy Axne is voicing her discontent with the trillion-dollar infrastructure package which she says lacks biofuel support. The Democratic leader serves as Co-Chair of the House Biofuels Caucus and says it’s unacceptable the... (full story)


The EPA and U.S. Department of the Army has set up a series of public meetings in August to hear from farmers and other stakeholders on a definition for Waters of the U.S. EPA Administrator Michael Regan says the goal is to listen to all sides and... (full story)


A Central Nebraska farmer is getting some unlikely relief from the Canadian wildfires. “It’s certainly noticeable,” says Glay Govier of Broken Bow. He tells Brownfield the smoke has created a haze in his area. “I’ve actually thought the... (full story)


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Central Indiana farmer Mike Beard says his crop conditions have declined slightly because of excess rain. “In my neck of the woods, we’ve been blessed with water here lately and my soybeans are definitely showing me visually where my drainage needs... (full story)


Soybeans were lower on profit taking and technical selling, pulling contracts modestly lower for the week. Some dry parts of the Midwest and Plains have recently received rain, helping to stabilize conditions. Still, some of the drier growing areas... (full story)


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SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 30-JUL-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 30-JUL-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 30-JUL-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 30-JUL-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 30-JUL-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 30-JUL-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 30-JUL-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


Becoming an Olympic athlete is no easy feat. It requires passion, dedication and a true competitive edge. Not to mention the thousands of hours of intense training accompanied by a strategic diet. For most Olympians, these diets incorporate... (full story)


NW_LS410 Des Moines, IA Fri, Jul 30, 2021 USDA Market News USDA BEEF CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE CHOICE SELECT Index 600-900# 600-900# Values => $222.13 $203.52 ... (full story)


An extension educator says exports need to continue to grow to support milk production expansions this year. “Either we’re going to have to be exporting more of our dairy products or we’re going to have to slow down this milk production.”     Jim... (full story)


Brownfield Anchor/Reporter Larry Lee will be in Plover August 12 for the Central Wisconsin Famers Collaborative Irrigation Technology Field Day. ...         (full story)


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The U.S. Grains Council has elected a Minnesota farmer to serve as the new chairman. Chad Willis of Willmar has been serving on the board since 2017 and previously served as secretary-treasurer for the council.  He is a member of the Minnesota Corn... (full story)


IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 30-JUL-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


Milk futures on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange closed the week higher supported by increasing butter prices while cash trade was mixed. July Class III milk unchanged at $16.48. August up seven cents at $16.29. September a dime higher at $16.36.... (full story)


Brownfield Anchor/Reporter Larry Lee will be on the ground in Arlington, Wisconsin on August 25, 2021 for the UW Agronomy & Soils Field Day. ] ...         (full story)


Earlier this summer, the United Kingdom (UK) and Australia reached an agreement in principle on a trade deal that paves the way for increased Australian rice imports. On June 17, […] (full story)


RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 30-JUL-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


A field crops pathologist says heavy rains last month in some regions have triggered disease issues for soybeans. Marty Chilvers with Michigan State University tells Brownfield on clay soils that have been slow to drain, phytophthora root rot and... (full story)


Brownfield Anchor/Reporter Larry Lee will cover the Renk Seed Day August 24, 2021 in  Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. ...         (full story)


NW_LS443 St Joseph, MO Fri Ju1 30, 2021 USDA Market News WEEKLY LAMB PELTS PRICE REPORT, FOB Major Production Points Estimated Credit Returned to Producers Per Piece Price for Week Ending: 7/30/2021 Pelt activity this week compared to last report: Not enough market participants to... (full story)


LM_LM352 St. Joseph, MO Fri Jul 30, 2021 USDA Market News National Weekly Slaughter Sheep Review for w/e Friday, July 30, 2021 Comments: Compared to last week, negotiated purchases of slaughter lambs were unevenly steady on on comparable purchases. Negotiated Purchases:This... (full story)


Brownfield Anchor/Reporter Larry Lee will be in West Allis for the Wisconsin State Fair on August 11, 2021. ...         (full story)


NW_LS444 Des Moines, IA Fri, Jul 30, 2021 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 7/30/2021 was estimated at 14.71 per cwt live, up 0.19 from last week. CALCULATIONS FOR BY-PRODUCT VALUE... (full story)


NW_LS441 Des Moines, IA Fri, Jul 30, 2021 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 14.32 per cwt live, up 0.17 when compared to Thursday's value. FOB CENTRAL... (full story)


NW_LS446 Des Moines, IA Fri, Jul 30, 2021 USDA Market News WEEKLY USDA BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE (HOG) The offal value from a typical slaughter hog (1) for the week ended 7/30/2021 was estimated at 5.06 per cwt live, up 0.02 when compared to last week. FOB CENTRAL U.S. CALCULATIONS... (full story)


NW_LS902,Fri Jul 30 2021,USDA Market News,,, USDA TALLOW AND PROTEIN REPORT - FOB CENTRAL,,,,, Choice white grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,,, Yellow grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,56.50,56.50,B Yellow grease ECB (truck),,,,, Loose lard PS and/or CP FOB PLANT(truck),,,,, Packer bleachable tallow... (full story)


NW_LS901,Fri Jul 30 2021,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_LS440 Des Moines, IA Fri, Jul 30, 2021 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_LS442 Des Moines, IA Fri, Jul 30, 2021 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)


Sep. corn closed at $5.47, down 11 cents Aug. soybeans closed at $14.14 and 3/4, down 19 and 1/2 cents Aug. soybean meal closed at $352.60, down $3.90 Aug. soybean oil closed at 65.82, down 111 points Sep. wheat closed at $7.03 and 3/4, down 1 and... (full story)


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Finishing off the week at the low from which the week started is perceived as bearish.  The oscillator on the weekly continuation chart closed below last week's reading.  (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON JUL 30 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU JUL 29 2021 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON JUL 30 2021 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU JUL 29 2021 ... (full story)


End of month weakness for livestock markets (full story)