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WTI Crude ((CLQ22) ) is consolidating after yesterday’s massive 8% plus slide to below ascending wedge support (on the weekly chart).  CL is suddenly testing the psychologically key 100 whole figure level, remaining vulnerable to more downside today after breaking yesterday below triangle support (on the daily chart). (full story)


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AL_LS625 Las Cruces, NM Tue Jul 5, 2022 USDA Market News Mexico to U.S. Imports ... (full story)


AL_LS601 Las Cruces, NM Tue Jul 5, 2022 USDA Market News Mexico to Texas Livestock Imports ... (full story)


A Wisconsin-based dairy cooperative leader says a lot of work went into bringing 58 northeastern producers into their cooperative after two processors announced they would stop picking up their milk.  Travis Forgues of Organic Valley tells... (full story)


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REPORTING OFFICE: EL CENTRO JUL 01 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU JUN 30 2022 *MODE IS TRUCK... (full story)


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PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 05-JUL-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 05-JUL-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 05-JUL-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 05-JUL-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


Reuters writer Ronald Popeski reported yesterday that, “Ukraine is holding talks with Turkey and the United Nations to secure guarantees for grain exports from Ukrainian ports, President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on […] (full story)


Working capital represents the liquid funds that a business has available to meet short-term financial obligations.  The amount of working capital a business has is calculated by subtracting current liabilities […] (full story)


I’ve received several phone calls about spider mites increasing in cotton around West Tennessee. Spider mites favor hot, dry weather and will often become an issue after plant bug applications […] (full story)


More times than not, when a cotton planter left a TN field in 2022, a thunderstorm bringing ~2″ of rain and cool weather would arrive 3 days later.   I’ve walked […] (full story)


Even with some rain in the forecast, the dry to drought conditions in Tennessee have reduced disease development and hence reduced the potential to break even on a fungicide in […] (full story)


In season plant tissue testing helps producers monitor plant nutrition and can be useful in diagnosing nutrient deficiency.  Detecting deficiencies early can allow the corrective or preventive action that will […] (full story)


Growers, crop consultants, agronomists, and other stakeholders are invited to attend the University of Minnesota’s Corn-Soybean Weed Management Field Day on July 13, 2022 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. […] (full story)


It is later than typical, but we finally detected the emergence of overwintering generation adults in SW MN on June 23. Apparently, our emergence cages missed the beginning of the […] (full story)


Are you using the Tarspotter app this year? If you are, you may have noticed that the forecast for tarspot is high for Iowa. In addition, The Cruz Lab in Indiana tweeted they had […] (full story)


The USDA released its annual Acreage Report, which provided the markets with a more accurate idea of spring planting progress and what potential supply implications may be in store for […] (full story)


FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 05-JUL-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


Corn planted area for all purposes in 2022 is estimated at 89.9 million acres, down 4 percent or 3.44 million acres from last year. Compared with last year, planted acreage […] (full story)


Corn stocks in all positions on June 1, 2022 totaled 4.35 billion bushels, up 6 percent from June 1, 2021. Of the total stocks, 2.12 billion bushels are stored on […] (full story)


Rough rice stocks in all positions on June 1, 2022 totaled 56.6 million hundredweight (cwt), down 10 percent from the total on June 1, 2021. Stocks held on farms totaled […] (full story)


With much higher costs this season, the present demise in price is reason for much concern. Profit will depend on marketing (how much is already priced, will prices recover and […] (full story)


YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 05-JUL-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. Phone: (602) 514-7210 Fax: (602) Any questions or comments can be sent via email to:... (full story)


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South & Coastal Texas With record high prices on grain sorghum in much of Texas, some have wondered if the prices might stir interest in Central & South Texas of planting a […] (full story)


Tesla (TSLA) was just passed by BYD (BYDDY) as the world’s largest producer of electric vehicles (EV). Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) is one of BYD’s largest shareholders. BYD is another reason to own Berkshire stock. (full story)


In tonight’s Evening Edition, read about crop progress around the country, agriculture policy, and an international perspective. Crop Progress USDA’s Crop Progress Report was released today, delayed one day from the usual Monday schedule due... (full story)


Consistent, positive net return/acre to the grower is the key to sustainable farming. In 2022, hitting that goal is tougher due to 1) lower almond prices and 2) increases in […] (full story)


Almonds can be harvested as soon as 100% of the nuts on the tree reach hull split. 100% hull split occurs when the lowest nuts in the lower interior canopy […] (full story)


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ALL SUMMER Valley smoke: Wildfire smoke blocks sunlight from reaching the ground and increases relative humidity. Consult with your PCA/CCA to plan ahead to head off possible trouble this summer […] (full story)


Live cattle futures were down by $1.50 to $1.87 on Tuesday after ags mostly fell out of the extended weekend. Feeder cattle futures closed with $1.40 to $1.80 losses on the day. Fat cattle futures are 60 cents to $1 weaker through midday. Feeders are also down by 70 to... (full story)


CBT SRW futures ended the day with 4% to 4.6% losses of as much as 39 cents. KC wheat futures ended the day with 48 1/4 to 51 1/2 cent losses. Spring wheat futures were down by 6% weaker in September to below the $9/bu mark. NASS data had the... (full story)


The nearby premiums for lean hog futures expanded by ~$2-$4 with July and August closing $2.55 to $2.97 higher and the deferreds ending $0.17 to $1.50 weaker. July now holds a $6.20 premium to August and a near $30 premium to December. USDA’s National Average Afternoon Base Hog price was... (full story)


Wednesday’s soy market will trade with expanded limits as soybean oil stayed lock limit down most of Tuesday. For beans that is +/- $1.75, meal has a $45/ton limit tomorrow, and BO can trade within 750 points. At the close on Tuesday to start the week, soybean futures were up... (full story)


The front month cotton futures complex ended the day with the limited 40 cent losses. July ’23 closed 373 points lower and did not reach the limit. Old crop July’s preliminary OI was just 70 contracts as of Friday. USDA’s weekly Crop Progress report showed 44% of the cotton crop... (full story)


The front month corn futures market ended the Tuesday after the 4th with 4.4% to 4.77% losses of as much as 29 cents. December did bounce by 7 1/2 cents from the day’s low into the bell. July corn ended wat $7.36, with no CME confirmed deliveries. NASS reported 7%... (full story)


The Chart of the Day belongs to the diagnostics and Research company Meridian Bioscience (VIVO). I found the stock by sorting Barchart's Top Stocks to Own list first by the most frequent number of new highs in the last month, then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts for... (full story)


RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 05-JUL-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


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