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The Hemphill County Mini Ag Conference will be hosted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office on Sept. 12 at the Hemphill County Exhibition Center, Sand Sage Room, 10865 Exhibition Road, […] (full story)


The House of Representatives is considering the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022, the Senate substitute amendment that replaced all provisions of a bill previously passed by the House in November […] (full story)


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While the story of the “haves” and “have nots” continues across the state, some areas in NW did finally get some much-needed rain early this week. And unfortunately, the Zearing […] (full story)


The new ACRE (Ag Conservation, Research and Education) Farm started in 2022.  Research plots were established that include: soybean planting date, soybean relative maturity, and soybean fungicide-insecticide-wheel traffic. Come join […] (full story)


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Most of the corn across the state of Ohio is now between the late-R1 (silking) and late-R3 (milk) growth stages, with a few late-planted fields at late vegetative stages. Concerns […] (full story)


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In tonight's Evening Edition, read about misconceptions of cover crops, Benson Hill's new soy crush facility, and the latest carbon pipeline update in Iowa. Cover Crops Editor Laurie Bedord writes, "Depending on the field, cover crops can... (full story)


Cotton futures saw Dec up 6 cents for a brief moment on Tuesday, but contracts fell from their highs, with gains of 5 to 326 points in the new crop contracts. Deferred contracts were down 120 to 230 points on thin trade. The daily limits will revert back to the... (full story)


Corn futures closed the Tuesday session with contracts down 12 to 18 cents in the day. Weather is still playing a factor, with the 7-day QPF is putting a little precip back into parts of MN, and northern IA and IL. Precip totals are heavier in most of the South... (full story)


Wheat futures settled lower across the three exchanges on Tuesday, with Chicago leading the way. The SRW contracts were down 13 to 15 cents. KC HRW futures were 11 to 14 cents lower, with MPLS spring wheat down 8 to 11 cents. Crop Progress data showed the PWN region behind... (full story)


Live cattle futures rallied 60 cents to $1.87 across the board on Tuesday, with front months leading the strength. Cash trade has been relatively quiet so far this week. The Tuesday Central Stockyards Fed Cattle Exchange auction showed no sales on the 1,722 head, with bids ranging from $138-139.50 and... (full story)


Soybean futures showed follow through from the Monday session, with new crop contracts down 22 to 31 ¼ cents on the day. Nearby Sep was down 39 ¾. The products provided no support, with meal down $16.30/ton and bean oil 110 points lower. USDA reported a sale of 228,606 MT... (full story)


Lean hog futures were weaker on the day, with front months leading the charge, down $3.15 to $4.00. Other contracts were down $1.10 to 2.70. The USDA’s National Average Base Hog price was $119.19 in the Tuesday afternoon report, up $13.58 from the previous day’s report. The August 12th CME... (full story)


Hogs crash while cattle markets surge (full story)


Traders clamored and clawed all day attempting to close the gap on the October contract.  August tried for a new contract high and the rest of the months appeared to regain what was lost on Monday. (full story)


Automotive retail stocks delivered huge gains on Aug. 16. The rebound over the past month doesn’t mean you have to miss out on the momentum play. Here are three ways to ride the wave while avoiding company-specific risk.  (full story)


The Global Dairy Trade index fell for a fifth straight trading session Tuesday. The index was down 2.9% to an average price of $3,768 per metric ton. Prices fell for anhydrous milk fat and whole milk powder and prices increased for Cheddar... (full story)


A Wisconsin Senator says the newly-signed Inflation Reduction Act will help America’s biofuel producers.  Tammy Baldwin tells Brownfield some tax incentive provisions from the Defend the Blend Act were moved to the Inflation Reduction Act... (full story)


The head of global research for CHS suggests locking in crop inputs for next year will be complicated. Nelson Neale tells Brownfield it’s anyone’s guess what fertilizer is going to cost in the months to come. “Export bans coming from China... (full story)


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An annual ag-based fundraiser at the Iowa State Fair broke another record this year. Matt Deppe with the Iowa Cattlemen’s Association tells Brownfield the 40th annual Governor’s Charity Steer Show raised over $400,000 for the Ronald McDonald House... (full story)


Al Awees, the purchasing entity in Iraq, has just purchased another 44,000 tons of U.S. long grain rice, completing the terms of the USA Rice-Al Awees Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) […] (full story)


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USDA’s Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) was allotted $19.5 billion in new conservation funding when the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) was signed by President Joe Biden on Tuesday. The NRCS says the funds will be used to prioritize... (full story)


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From Dan Peapenburg, a dairy consultant in Appleton, Wisconsin: “I visit farms that have 50 cows and some up to 8,000 cows.  Why is it that those dairies that have robotic equipment are really happy with the decisions they made to harness this new... (full story)


The Chart of the Day belongs to the electrical control manufacturer TransDigm Group (TDG). I found the stock by sorting the Russell 3000 Index stocks first by the most frequent number of new highs in the last month and having a Trend Spotter buy signal then used the Flipchart feature... (full story)


Jared Malsin reported in today’s Wall Street Journal that, “An international agreement to restore Ukraine’s Black Sea grain exports is showing early progress, with 18 ships moving to and from ports in Odessa nearly six […] (full story)


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