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USDA Market Reports

U.S. Cattle Placements Spike in August, Portending More Beef in 2018

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 16:36:00 +0000
Ranchers placed 1.93 million cattle in U.S. feedlots in August, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said on Friday, in a stronger-than-expected report likely to weigh on futures early next week.
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Cattle on Feed Remains Higher Year-over-Year

Putting "Record High" Meat Production in Context

Fall Grain Harvest Countdown Proceeds Smoothly

U.S. July Feedlot Cattle Placements Smaller Than Expected

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Drover's News

Summer-like Heat Ripens U.S. Crops, Eases Fears of Harvest Delay

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 14:30:49 +0000
Unseasonably hot U.S. weather is accelerating corn and soy crop maturity after months of concerns that lagging development could drag down yields or put some late-planted acres at risk of damage from frost, agronomists and analysts said.
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Florida Rancher, Braford Breeder Alto ‘Bud’ Adams Passes Away at 91

Part 1: Diverse Panel Shares Stockmanship Insights

Nebraska Eyes Tyson After Kansas' Fumble

Tyson Expands Iowa Pork Plant

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Cattle Futures

@GF - FEEDER CATTLE - CME Last Chg
Sep 17 150.625 0.100
Oct 17 150.425 - 0.950
Nov 17 152.000 - 0.850
Jan 18 149.300 0.200
Mar 18 146.725 0.775
Apr 18 146.750 0.725
May 18 146.375 0.900
Aug 18 146.750 0.775
 
@LE - LIVE CATTLE - CME Last Chg
Oct 17 108.300 - 0.950
Dec 17 113.475 - 0.950
Feb 18 117.200 0.025
Apr 18 119.225 0.075
Jun 18 112.125 - 0.125
Aug 18 109.675 0.125
Oct 18 111.200 0.400
Dec 18 112.850 0.250
Feb 19 112.350 0.325
 
@C - CORN - CBOT Last Chg
Dec 17 352'0 -1'4
Mar 18 364'4 -1'2
May 18 373'0 -1'0
Jul 18 380'4 -0'6
Sep 18 387'4 -0'4
Dec 18 396'4 -0'2
Mar 19 406'2 0'0
May 19 412'0 0'0
Jul 19 416'0 0'0
 
@S - SOYBEANS - CBOT Last Chg
Nov 17 963'4 -7'6
Jan 18 973'6 -7'6
Mar 18 983'0 -7'2
May 18 991'4 -7'2
Jul 18 999'0 -6'4
Aug 18 999'0 -6'4
Sep 18 989'6 -6'0
Nov 18 983'4 -5'2
Jan 19 990'0 -5'0
Mar 19 992'4 -4'6
May 19 1010'0 -4'2
Jul 19 1005'0 -4'0
Aug 19 1002'4 -4'0
Sep 19 995'6 -4'0
Nov 19 982'2 -4'0
Jul 20 965'6 -4'0
Nov 20 983'0 -4'0