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  1. Top Ag News
    Cash Cattle Market Climbs Post-Holiday

    The cattle market took quite the climb after Memorial Day weekend. Cattle in the north traded at $185 to $188 per cwt. […]

    June 6, 2023
  2. Top Ag News
    Early-Season Drought Expected to Continue Despite Scattered Precipitation

    Last month marked the third-driest May in more than 30 years. Drought conditions have expanded across the U.S. Corn Belt. However, some […]

    June 6, 2023
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    Winter Wheat Abandonment Expected to be Highest Since World War I

    Significant drought is still impacting the 2023 winter wheat crop. The latest USDA weekly weather and crop bulletin noted, “Winter wheat abandonment […]

    June 5, 2023
  4. Top Ag News
    91 Livestock Antibiotics to Require Prescription Starting June 11

    Livestock producers will be privy to significant changes happening in the livestock antibiotics industry this month. Many typically over-the-counter (OTC) products will […]

    June 5, 2023
  5. Crop Insurance
    Crop Insurance Acreage Report Verification

    Acreage reporting for some of our largest dates is quickly approaching, and several planting seasons are underway.  Below are a few reminders […]

    June 5, 2023
  6. Top Ag News
    Milk Prices See Downward Trajectory

    Payments have been triggered for USDA’s Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) program for the first three months of 2023. Margins have been $7.94 […]

    June 2, 2023
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    U.S. Farm Exports to Decline 8% in 2023

    Due to ongoing global economic conditions, USDA expects farm exports to shrink 8% this year. The decline comes after record ag exports […]

    June 2, 2023
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    5 Signs of Early-Season Drought Stress

    With flash drought conditions across much of the Corn Belt, here are five early-season signs of drought stress growers can look for: […]

    June 2, 2023
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    Play the Long Game for Cotton Profit

    Cotton futures have been in a sideways pattern for some time, ranging from 77.00 to 88.00. However, prices have stabilized more since […]

    June 1, 2023
  10. Top Ag News
    Colostrum Critical to Healthy Calves

    Few things are as crucial to a newborn calf’s health as the first few hours after birth. Each hour after a beef […]

    June 1, 2023