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The VIX (VX) is consolidating going into today's European morning, and appears poised to nudge higher ahead of Friday's highly anticipated US Non-Farm Payrolls (NFP). Significantly, the VX has held above the psychologically key 20 whole figure level much of the past month, with moderately high odds for a test by early next week, of downchannel resistance (on the weekly chart) as hinted by July's brief break above it. (full story)


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A dairy economist says the market continues to show signs of softness.  Mark Stephenson is the University of Wisconsin Center for Dairy Profitability Director.  He tells Brownfield, “We had price opinions back in May, you know, they were around... (full story)


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A crisis Exemption for Intrepid 2F (methoxyfeonzide) has been approved in Mississippi to control fall armyworms in rice.  We had received numerous reports of unacceptable control of fall armyworms with […] (full story)


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The Food Biz , our new podcast hosted by Kristyn Tarpey and Ryan Nelson, keeps listeners up to date on the latest headlines, trends, and insights within the Food and Beverage Industry. In the first episode, Kristyn and Ryan discussed a recent short seller report on Oatly (OTLY ), a... (full story)


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NW_LS452 St. Joseph, MO Mon Aug 02, 2021 USDA Market News USDA CARLOT VEAL CARCASS REPORT - Northeast and North Central Basis Compared to last week: The special fed veal carcass market was higher on comparable sales of veal calves. Demand was light to moderate on light to... (full story)


The big news this week came on Thursday with the announcement of U.S. rice sales to Iraq.  This pushed nearby futures up to $13.85 at one point in Thursday’s trading.  […] (full story)


Front month lean hog futures closed the first trade day of the month with gains of at least $1.22. October hogs were up the most (after leading the trade lower last week) with gains of $1.47 on the day. Monday midday prices for lean hogs are up by $1.17 to... (full story)


Front month cotton futures ended the Monday session with gains of 24 to 35 points. December spent time on both sides of UNCH on Monday, printing a 119 point range on the day. The weekly Crop Progress report showed cotton squaring had reached 82% of the crop, compared to the... (full story)


Corn futures were 11 3/4 to 14 cents in the black to start the month. December and March were the strongest gaining contracts on the day, adding carry back into the market from Sept to Dec. December was a 1/2 cent premium to Sept going home on Monday, with March... (full story)


The soy futures complex closed Monday mixed with weaker soy oil. BO futures were down triple digits in August as the contract goes through deliveries and weakness in palm oil. The other nearbys were 57 to 71 points weaker. Beans themselves found afternoon strength to close fractionally to 5 3/4... (full story)


Front month wheat futures rallied double digits on Monday to close near the highs. KC led the way, gaining 3.53% to 4.5% with 30 cent gains through March ’22. CBT wheat futures also closed with gains of 20 3/4 to 26 1/2 cents. Spring wheat futures ended the session 18... (full story)


Front month cattle traded higher on Monday with fats gaining a nickel to 12 cents. April ’22 contracts were 57 cents higher on the day. USDA reported limited Monday cash trade in the North for $125 live and $197 in the beef. Last week’s market was mostly $123-$125 and $195-$201,... (full story)


XtremeAg farmers Chad Henderson, Lee Lubbers, and Dan Luepkes return from the AgPhD field day to face the return of dry weather, Army worms, and wildfire smoke as harvest closes in. Chad Henderson – Madison, Alabama Chad Henderson is a part... (full story)


The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to Charter Communication . I found the stock by using Barchart.com to find the "Barchart New Highs" page and then I clicked on pull-down to select stocks with new all-time highs. I then viewed the stocks on the list with the FlipCharts feature.... (full story)


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Fed cattle prices did little today, but outside markets continued to increase the input costs to producers.  (full story)


SA_LS850 San Angelo, TX Mon Aug 02, 2021 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Monday, August 02, 2021 Compared to last month in Missouri slaughter lambs not tested. Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3: Missouri: no test. Slaughter Lambs: Choice and... (full story)


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Wisconsin farmers are having varied results producing hay this summer, depending on if their part of the state received timely rains. Brody Stapel is the Edge Dairy Farmers Cooperative President and farms near Cedar Grove, in southeastern... (full story)


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Smartweed species have been reported as important weeds to manage in Midsouth rice acres.  Acetolactate synthase (ALS)-inhibiting herbicides have become the go-to options for successfully managing these species postemergence in rice. (full story)


Arkansas crop development remains close to the average pace. Twenty three percent of the corn crop has reached maturity with 83% in the dough stage and 66% rated good to excellent.  Rice is 49% headed, 1% mature, and 66% rated good to excellent. ... (full story)


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Weekend storms brought rain to some Wisconsin crops, but many areas were missed and need rain.  USDA reporters say 64% of the state’s topsoil has adequate moisture, but 23% is short and 8% very short on moisture with similar subsoil conditions.... (full story)


South Dakota corn and soybean conditions continue to get worse. As of Sunday, 27% of corn was very poor to poor. Corn silking was at 83%, about normal. Soybeans were 30% very poor to poor. Soybeans blooming reached 84% but setting pods is... (full story)


The condition of Iowa’s corn crop continued to decline last week while soybeans held steady. The latest weekly USDA report says 62 percent of corn is considered good to excellent, down from 65 percent a week ago. Soybeans considered good to... (full story)


TFM Cash+ 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 ended strongly with Sep gaining 11-3/4 cents to close at 5.58-3/4 while Dec added 14 to end the session... (full story)


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