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CORN Corn futures were up overnight on follow-through from Thursday's higher breakout. Dec corn, up 2 cents to 5.35-1/4 reached a two-week high of 5.37-1/4 last night and is now targeting technical resistance area at the 50-day moving average situated at 5.44-1/4 after holding support last week and forming an... (full story)


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The USDCHF is consolidating after yesterday’s rebound from uptrend/triangle support (on the daily chart).  Significantly, the USDCHF is retesting the 50% Fib retrace of the April to June slide, and is trying to extend the weekly chart upchannel. (full story)


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Mississippi’s corn crop faced challenges ranging from a midseason flood to an early-September hurricane, but yields and quality look positive on the nearly complete harvest. On Sept. 13, the U.S. […] (full story)


With each passing year, crop seasons appear to get shorter and shorter. Oh, to be young again when time seemed to crawl. As we approach mid-September, every region has reached […] (full story)


Congressman Jim Baird of Indiana spoke to Brownfield after a Biofuels Policy Summit during the 2021 Farm Progress Show. Baird joined members of the House Biofuels Caucus to hear from farmers about the importance of renewable fuels and more. ... (full story)


Corteva Agriscience Marketing Development Specialist Mike Koenigs says Kyber, the recently launched soybean herbicide product, has led to excellent weed control. “It has three different ingredients, touching three modes of action,” he says. “Kyber... (full story)


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Adam Theis, Pioneer corn marketing lead at Corteva Agriscience, is urging farmers to be on the lookout for new corn hybrids and innovations “When able, ask your Pioneer sales agronomist about the new hybrids and technologies coming for your farm... (full story)


Nate Blum with the Nebraska Grain Sorghum Board spoke with Brownfield during Husker Harvest Days with an industry update. He says sorghum planted acres are up significantly while adding value-added agriculture to the commodity remains the... (full story)


While the rains the end of August have helped to improve the dry conditions some across the state, the rains also brought along some strong winds and hail that caused some significant […] (full story)


An extension specialist says having a succession plan in place helps farms transition from one generation to the next without the guesswork. Allan Vyhnalek with the University of Nebraska Extension helps farm and ranch families develop transition... (full story)


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SA_LS850 San Angelo, TX Wed Sep 15, 2021 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Wednesday, September 15, 2021 Compared to last week at Sioux Falls, SD slaughter lambs and slaughter ewes steady to 5.00 higher. Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3: Sioux Falls: ... (full story)


Texas producers expect above-average yields and quality from their pecan trees this season, and consumers should expect decent prices for the nut this fall, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension […] (full story)


Follow through gains left wheat futures double digits stronger at the close for Wednesday. CBT prices rallied 7 ¼ to 12 ½ cents on the day. KC futures ended the day with 12 ½ to 14 ¼ cent gains. Minneapolis spring wheat futures closed with gains of at least 16... (full story)


The back month hog futures’ gains were faded in the afternoon on Wednesday, as the board closed 22 to 37 cents in the red. 2021 delivery months stayed in the black for the close with December up by 7 cents and October $1.90 stronger. USDA’s National Average Afternoon Base hog... (full story)


The late session cattle recovery had futures firm to losses of just 10 to 40 cents for Wednesday. October contracts rallied enough to close a nickel in the black. Feeders, on the other hand, closed near the lows riding the triple digit losses into the Thursday session. Cash cattle trade... (full story)


Soybean futures ended Wednesday’s session with 8 ¼ to 12 cents higher. The now front month November contracts were the strongest mover, reducing carry to Jan to 9 cents. Soymeal prices stayed in the red, ending $2.10 to $2.20 weaker. BO futures led the complex with 147 to 157 point... (full story)


December cotton spent time on both sides of the open, posting an 80-point range on the day. Futures ultimately closed in the red with losses of 13 to 29 points in the front months. Zhengzhou Cotton Prices in China bounced back on Wednesday, gaining back 75 yuan/MT to 17,595 (~... (full story)


After the midweek round of trading, corn futures closed with 5 ½ to 13 ¼ cent gains. December prices were the strongest mover on the day, closing near the high and tightening the Mar/Dec carry to 7 ¼ cents. Corn bookings are expected to be between 500k and 1 MMT... (full story)


Jeff Tarsi is the Senior Vice President of North American Operations for Nutrien Ag Solutions. He tells Brownfield Nutrien continues to invest and offer a broad platform to ultimately help growers. “Our focus is ROI for the grower. We’re trying to... (full story)


The rise and fall of the lumber market over the last year was historic, with the next move looking to already be under way. (full story)


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GW Fuhr, head of Syngenta sales, discusses how Golden Harvest has adapted to maintain farmer relationships and meet their needs during COVID-19. “We challenged our teams to work differently to serve the farmer—whether that was our supply chains and... (full story)


Justin Welch, the head of Digital Ag with Syngenta, tells Brownfield about the E-Luminate digital agronomy platform by Golden Harvest. The platform allows Golden Harvest to give farmers insights to help make the right product selections and... (full story)


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 firmed on the overnight with follow-through buying noted after a strong close on Tuesday. Dec futures led today’s rally closing 13-1/4... (full story)


The cost of fighting weeds is growing. Herbicide expenses have risen by nearly $15 per acre for corn and more than $30 dollars per acre for soybeans over the past decade, according to the latest data of estimated costs of crop production in Iowa.  ... (full story)


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A federal court in Minnesota has denied a motion by the nation’s four-largest meat packers to dismiss an antitrust lawsuit alleging price-fixing. R-CALF USA CEO Bill Bullard tells Brownfield his organization originally filed the suit two and-a-half... (full story)


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