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LM_CT155 St. Joseph, MO Mon Jan 17, 2022 USDA Market News Service NATIONAL WEEKLY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - PREMIUMS AND DISCOUNTS For Week of: 1/17/2022 Value Adjustments Range Simple Avg. Change Quality: Prime ... (full story)


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NW_LS196 Des Moines, Iowa Mon Jan 17, 2022 USDA Market News USDA NATIONAL STEER & HEIFER ESTIMATED GRADING PERCENT REPORT For Week Ending: 1/8/2022 National, Regional, and State Breakdown of Official USDA Quality Grades. Percentages derived from each... (full story)


S&P 500 didn‘t like latest weak data releases, but finished well off intraday lows. This reversal though leaves quite something to be desired – and it‘s sectoral composition doesn‘t pass the smell test entirely either. Yields continued to rise while HYG barely closed where it opened – that‘s not really risk-on. Cyclicals, and riskier parts of tech weren‘t visibly outperforming – the S&P 500 rally felt like a defensive bounce off some oversold levels. (full story)


An exciting partnership with Perdue AgriBusiness will offer the first organic high oleic SOYLEIC® contracting program, providing premiums to plant heart-healthy high oleic soybeans. Perdue AgriBusiness, a leading agriculture products and services... (full story)


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AL_LS603 Las Cruces, NM Feeder Cattle January 17, 2022 Daily Import Total Sales January 14, 2022 Santa Teresa, NM. EST: 2350 Compared to Thursday, steer calves and yearlings sold... (full story)


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8O_LS800 Oklahoma City, OK Mon Jan 17, 2022 USDA-OK Dept Ag Market News The Oklahoma National Stockyards is estimating 15,500 head of feeder cattle and calves for the sale Monday 01/17/2022. Source: USDA Market News Service, Oklahoma City, Ok Joe Massey ... (full story)


Crude oil is higher as demand continues as governments are not making any new restrictions ( yet) due to increasing covid cases. Price is approaching 2021 highs (full story)


Farmers have until March 15th to make decisions on which commodity title program they want to cover crops for the upcoming growing season. Farm management analyst Kent Thiesse with MinnStar Bank in southern Minnesota tells Brownfield because of the... (full story)


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Corn (ZCH22) bounced almost 1.5% Friday off the January low, closing just shy of the psychologically key 600 whole figure level. Significantly, although the daily chart triangle is near complete and can resolve either direction, ZC does not appear to want to correct deeper than where it broke above triangle resistance (on the weekly chart).  (full story)


This week we will see Goldman Sachs (GS), Bank of America (BAC), and a few others report earnings. Before a company reports earnings, implied volatility is usually high because the market is unsure about the outcome of the report. (full story)


We analyze the moves in the S&P futures based on market generated information (full story)


We present results from a closed trade and our technical analysis for Soybean Oil futures (full story)


The following article first appeared in the Montana Standard, Butte, Montana, Jan. 13, 2022, and is reprinted here with permission from the author and publisher. Ray Marxer’s first day as a hired hand at the Matador Cattle Co. ranch south of... (full story)


On November 10, 2021, new record highs gave way to a bearish technical pattern that continues to send Bitcoin and Ethereum to lower highs and lower lows. Meanwhile, the burgeoning asset class’s correction could be an opportunity in early 2022. (full story)


A new format for Crypto Weekly Outlook is taking form, where in light of the rapidly emerging and evolving opportunities in other top 50 coins (other than Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple), Crypto Weekly Outlook will 3 Sundays out of each month, provide technical analysis on 10 coins from the top 50 (in market cap) which appear the most interesting for the coming week.  (full story)


Lemonade is a company that provides insurance products and insurance agency services in the US and Europe.The company covers everything from property to personal liability. However, it has had trouble reducing expenditures and becoming profitable, and it doesn’t seem like things will change anytime soon. (full story)


Sub-Saharan Africa has undergone a transformation in its wheat flour import market over the past 5 years. In 2016/17, Angola and Sudan were the two largest importers of wheat flour, […] (full story)


China is forecast to report its highest rice imports in several years at 4.75 million tons for 2021, primarily on increased demand for broken rice from India. With only 1 […] (full story)


Australia is currently forecast to export 1.4 million tons of sorghum in the 2020/21 marketing year (Mar 2021 – Feb 2022) on production of 1.5 million tons, a 93 percent […] (full story)


Over the last half of 2021, discounts for palm oil nearly evaporated and currently reside at 2 percent below soybean oil and 8 percent below sunflowerseed oil. This compares to […] (full story)


The most recent Export Sales Report shows that total commitments for 2021/22 (accumulated exports plus outstanding sales, OS) relative to forecast exports of 15.0 million bales for the 2021/22 marketing […] (full story)


Spot quotations averaged 146 points higher than the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, […] (full story)


A researcher studying African Swine Fever says it won’t be easy to stop the virus from spreading to other countries and continents.  Dr. Cassandra Jones with Kansas State University believes the ASF virus will eventually find its way... (full story)


An Iowa State researcher says two mechanical technologies can help reduce the number of weed seeds in fields.  Prashant Jha tells Brownfield a chaff liner limits the weed seeds to a narrow and more manageable row behind the combine.  The... (full story)


Cotton shot sharply higher this week, bulled higher by USDA’s supply demand report and a very strong export sales report. Exports shipments continue to lag but are demonstrating encouraging signs. […] (full story)


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A U.S. trade official again emphasized the importance of Canada fully meeting its USMCA commitments.  During a virtual meeting with U.S., Mexican, and Canadian trade representatives Wednesday, Deputy United States Trade Representative Jayme... (full story)


Summary Heavy precipitation pelted the northern half of the West Coast again this week. The largest amounts were reported in westernmost Washington and adjacent Oregon, where 6 to 10 inches […] (full story)


Rolling into the new year, the market is picking up much where it left off. Haiti remains the top destination for milled rice, with the mix of NGO to Private […] (full story)


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