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  1. Top Ag News
    Beef Profit Margins Narrow

    Cattle feeding margins narrowed considerably to kick off February, with average profits coming in at $15/head, a significant $45 decline from the […]

    February 2, 2023
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    South American Soybean Harvest to Add Volatility to Market

    South American soybean production is always of interest to U.S. soybean producers as it can often indicate global demand trends. This year, […]

    January 31, 2023
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    Tips for Grain Marketing When Storage is Full

    What to do when grain storage becomes full comes into question each year as harvest progresses. Considering a few things for your […]

    October 24, 2022
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    Crop Tour Drives Corn Market Rally

    Corn futures are rallying again after some setbacks this past week. Results from the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour measured the impact […]

    August 29, 2022
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    Beef Market Positive Amidst Drought-Induced Culling

    Beef market forecasts have remained positive in an otherwise-turbulent year. At mid-summer, economists’ projections of a positive cattle and beef market have […]

    July 18, 2022
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    Eight Data Points to Consider for 2022 Ag Economic Baseline

    The 2022 U.S. Baseline Outlook report by the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) says farm commodity prices, production costs and […]

    March 28, 2022
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    Wheat Market Reaches 14-Year High

    Wheat futures hit daily trading limits this week, soaring to a 14-year high as of Wednesday. Both May and July Hard Red […]

    March 4, 2022
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    Volatility, Uncertainty Abound in Market as Russia Invades Ukraine

    Russia’s invasion of Ukraine this week sent the commodity markets into a frenzy. As the Dow dropped nearly 800 points following the […]

    February 25, 2022
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    Inflationary Pressures Abound for Farmers in 2022

    Inflationary pressures will continue to impact the bottom lines of farmers throughout 2022, according to economists at the Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit […]

    January 27, 2022
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    Soybeans Drop, Wheat Shoots Higher as Global Events Influence Domestic Markets

    Persistent rainfall in Brazil has dropped U.S. soybean prices, with the market reaction dropping futures by 16¢ on Tuesday and hovering around […]

    January 19, 2022