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The wheat chart remains constructive, but will fundamentals keep a lid on prices? (full story)


Soybeans are at the low end of the range and could be threatening a bigger breakdown, but will a bullish seasonal save the day? (full story)


Corn futures continue to consolidate as the market looks for new news to give it new direction (other than sideways). (full story)


Yesterday we suggested an Upside bias and the markets didn't disappoint. What will we see today? (full story)


Citigroup is trading in a higher degree corrective cycle wave, as it downgrades the target for S&P500 due to two risks for US stocks. (full story)


December S&P 500 futures (ESZ22) are trending down -0.66% this morning after three major US benchmark indices extended gains for the second successive trading session as weaker-than-anticipated JOLTs job openings data boosted expectations that the Federal Reserve could ease its aggressive path of monetary policy tightening. (full story)


Silver (SIZ22) is consolidating after Monday’s massive surge above descending wedge resistance (on the weekly chart). Although SI has made its major bottom, healthy profittaking for the balance of the week is likely as it bumps up against the August high as well as ascending wedge resistance (on the 4hr chart).  (full story)


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SA-LS850 San Angelo, TX Tue Oct 04, 2022 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Tuesday, October 04, 2022 Compared to last week at New Holland, PA slaughter lambs uneven, mostly weak to 10.00 lower; slaughter ewes 5.00-10.00 lower. At Billings, MT slaughter lambs... (full story)


Buying 100 shares of PDD would cost $6,647. The December 70 strike call option was trading yesterday around $7.10, generating $710 in premium per contract for covered call sellers. Selling the call option generates an income of 11.96% in 72 days, equaling around 59.79% annualized. (full story)


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YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 04-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. Phone: (602) 557-0410 Fax: (602) Any questions or comments can be sent via email to:... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 04-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


A small schedule change led to more youth taking part in World Dairy Expo competitions.  Bill Hageman is the World Dairy Expo board chair, and he tells Brownfield that moving the start of the event up one day to Sunday helped get more young people... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 04-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 04-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 04-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 04-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


Dairy farmers, manufacturers, and processors in 11 states can now apply for a new round of Dairy Business Builder grants through the Dairy Business Innovation Alliance (DBIA), a partnership between the Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association and the... (full story)


In this Evening Edition, get caught up on harvest progress, relay cropping, and fire danger in Iowa. Harvest Progress Editor Natalina Sents Bausch reports on harvest in Tennessee. Farmers in The Volunteer State made more harvest progress than... (full story)


Today, Barchart released its October 2022 Yield and Production forecasts for US corn and soybeans, which indicates an increase in US crop production for both corn and soybeans. Barchart's forecast for corn production is 14.8B bu with a yield of 178.8 (bu/ac). Barchart’s October yield estimate for corn is 6.3... (full story)


As more people adopt a plant-based diet, the nondairy milk industry continues to grow. I interviewed Jason Bronstad, CEO of MALK Organics, to learn more about the company and plant-based milk. (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SEATTLE OCT 04 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: MON OCT 03 2022 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: SEATTLE OCT 04 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: MON OCT 03 2022 * MODE IS TRUCK UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ... (full story)


FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 04-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 04-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


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Lean hog futures closed the Tuesday session with a $3.30 drop in the December contracts and losses of at least $1.65 for the other front months. For the December contract that was the lowest price seen since November of 2021. Nearby lean hog prices are weaker by as much as... (full story)


Cotton futures reached their 4 cent limit early in the Tuesday session as broad based buying also pushed gold, crude, and stocks higher. The Dollar Index was 1.5% lower on the day pushing the lowest quotes since September 21st. (GCZ22) was 1.7% higher, (CLX22) was 3.4% stronger, and (SPY) was... (full story)


Chicago futures drug the other domestic wheat markets lower into the close for the day. SRW prices were down by 4 3/4 to 9 1/2 cents in the front months. KC wheat futures faded for fractional to 1 1/4 cent losses on the day. Spring wheat prices were also mostly... (full story)


Continuation from Monday’s strength led the bean market another 9 1/2 to 15 cents higher by the close. November got up to $13.95 at the day’s high. Soymeal prices were $2.60 to $3.80/ton in the red on the day, leading the Dec contract to just $1.50 above the $400/ton mark.... (full story)


Live cattle futures ended the Tuesday session mixed with front month losses of 12 to 52 cents. The April contract ended UNCH on the day and June ’23 fats went home a nickel higher. April futures remain a $7.80 premium to the December contract. Tuesday’s FCE on Central Stockyards saw... (full story)


At the close the corn futures market was up 2 1/4 to 4 cents for the front months. December futures closed 8 1/2 cents off the highs for the day, and printed a 15 cent range. Macro markets generally traded higher with gold (GCZ22) , crude oil (CLX22) and the... (full story)


MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 04-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 04-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


Cattle markets drift lower (full story)


The largest family-owned retail seed company and the third-largest seed brand in the U.S. is expanding its Kansas territory to include the entire state. Beck’s says the expansion will add four million acres of corn and 1.8 million acres of soybeans... (full story)


Like many farmers around the country, Roger Baker of Ohio is facing record high input prices. He says the cost of filling his on-farm fuel tank has changed drastically in recent years. “In April of 2018, I filled my 2,000-gallon off-road tank... (full story)


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American Farm Bureau Federation is analyzing dairy program needs ahead of the 2023 Farm Bill. Economist Danny Munch tells Brownfield nearly three-quarters of dairy farmers in the U.S. are enrolled in the current Dairy Margin Coverage Program. “In... (full story)


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