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Weekend Update (Grains & Livestock 7.22.18)

What to look for in the coming week's market. More Info...

Tiny Tools

Big tools can be impressive, but tiny tools can save the day. More Info...

Seed Consolidation's Big Finale

All the talk about mergers, acquisitions and divestments is finally close to reality   More Info...

Karl Setzer joins Chip Flory on Friday’s AgriTalk After the Bell.

Karl Setzer joins Chip Flory on Friday’s AgriTalk After the Bell. More Info...

According to one analyst, corn is being undervalued and things could s

According to one analyst, corn is being undervalued and things could shift by the end of the summer. More Info...

Corteva Agriscience, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, is partner

Corteva Agriscience, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, is partnering with UniPro Foodservice, Inc. to introduce Versa Premier High Oleic Soybean Frying Oil. More Info...

Even a dead cat will bounce if it falls far enough and fast enough. Fo

Even a dead cat will bounce if it falls far enough and fast enough. Following a month-long decline, both corn and soybean prices rallied from their lows to end the week. More Info...

Back in Black

After a week with most of our table in red, it is kind of refreshing to be back in black for most of the ag commodities this week. These aren’t paltry gains, either, with some 4% plusses in there. Some of this should be attributed to garden variety profit taking after major declines. The broader mar [...] More Info...

In 1996, Roundup Ready soybeans revolutionized the way you could farm.

In 1996, Roundup Ready soybeans revolutionized the way you could farm. Weed issues became virtually non-existent, herbicide programs were cheaper and yields soared. But all good things come to an end. More Info...

The expansion phase of the current cattle cycle appears near an end, a

The expansion phase of the current cattle cycle appears near an end, according to USDA's July 1 cattle inventory report. More Info...

Tornado damage at the Marshalltown JBS plant, Thursday, caused severe

Tornado damage at the Marshalltown JBS plant, Thursday, caused severe damage in the distribution area. Reports say the processing area is operational, but the plant remains closed until damage estimates are finalized. More Info...

USDA's July 2018 cattle on feed estimate was the largest July 1 invent

USDA's July 2018 cattle on feed estimate was the largest July 1 inventory since the series began in 1996. More Info...

Cattle on Feed and Cattle Inventory Reports

Cattle on Feed and Cattle Inventory Reports More Info...

Pro Farmer policy analyst Jim Wiesemeyer; Michelle Jones, president of

Pro Farmer policy analyst Jim Wiesemeyer; Michelle Jones, president of the Montana Grain Growers Association; and Iowa farmer Tom Burrack join the Friday Free For All. More Info...

This week, Republicans in the House of Representatives released a new

This week, Republicans in the House of Representatives released a new immigration bill to benefit agriculture. More Info...

Damaging a pasteurization control, lightning strike could cause farm t

Damaging a pasteurization control, lightning strike could cause farm to dump 2,000 gallons of milk. More Info...

Meat is killing people and the planet.’ You’re conditioned to such

Meat is killing people and the planet.’ You’re conditioned to such rhetoric from diehard activists. But repeating a bunch of talking points is not what’s expected from a trained scientist. More Info...

The Substation Fire in Oregon quickly turned those hopes into fear, as

The Substation Fire in Oregon quickly turned those hopes into fear, as the flames threatened wheat, livestock and homes in its way. It’s a fire that’s already destroyed homes and burned 80 square miles of wheat. More Info...

PIC introduces a new Duroc line, the PIC800.

PIC introduces a new Duroc line, the PIC800. More Info...

Coaching your employees requires you to be a quick thinker—here's th

Coaching your employees requires you to be a quick thinker—here's the resources you need to be prepared. More Info...

AG TIME Big Changes by John Walsh

The soy traded both sides yesterday.Long story short, near term potential to rally, long term rallies are selling opportunities.The Corn is starting to bottom. I remain friendly. More Info...

While Missouri Dept. of Agricutlure director Chris Chinn didn't start

While Missouri Dept. of Agricutlure director Chris Chinn didn't start out looking to policy work, she understands the importance of being able to communicate to various groups of people. Here's what she's learned. More Info...

Traders Look to Technicals for Next Direction

Traders Look to Technicals for Next Direction More Info...

Shares in Farmland Partners fell nearly 40% on July 11, after a report

Shares in Farmland Partners fell nearly 40% on July 11, after a report was posted to SeekingAlpha.com. More Info...

The company says there is damage to multiple facilities.

The company says there is damage to multiple facilities. More Info...

Can Corn Extend the Bounce off Lows?

After 4 days higher in a row December corn is now challenging the 20-day moving average for the first time since closing below it on May 29th. Corn also has not seen 4 consecutive higher days since late May. The market may be... More Info...

This week at a congressional hearing, some of them shared concerns abo

This week at a congressional hearing, some of them shared concerns about the president’s trade tactics including the possibility for shrinking export markets, rising costs and bankers making lending more difficult. More Info...

Livestock Roundup (7.19.18)

What to expect from the Cattle on Feed report More Info...

Farmers rushed to save their livelihoods as a wildfire roared through

Farmers rushed to save their livelihoods as a wildfire roared through vast Oregon wheat fields Thursday and crushed their hopes at the peak of what was expected to be one of the most bountiful harvests in years. More Info...

Dave Durchholz, senior market analyst for AgriVisor, digests the marke

Dave Durchholz, senior market analyst for AgriVisor, digests the markets with ATB host Chip Flory. More Info...

These should be jubilant times across the sprawling soybean fields of

These should be jubilant times across the sprawling soybean fields of Brazil with the China-U.S. trade war pushing buyers to search the globe for alternatives to American soy, But that may not be the case. More Info...

Seed selection is one of the most important decisions you make each ye

Seed selection is one of the most important decisions you make each year as it influences numerous other factors. More Info...

Chef’d, one of the first meal kit companies on the market, halted pr

Chef’d, one of the first meal kit companies on the market, halted production this week, citing problems with funding. More than 350 employees were laid off Monday at distribution warehouses in New York and California. More Info...

Weekly 2 Minute Drill (7.19.18)

Oliver Sloup breaks down the ag markets in his weekly "2 Minute Drill" More Info...

History of Agricultural Extension

Agricultural extension has been an essential component in helping farmers acquire knowledge of new technology and practices. While governments have been providing information for farmers for several millennia, the U.S. combined system of land grant universities, agricultural experiment stations, an [...] More Info...


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