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Feedyard closeouts saw modest improvement last week, but cattle feeder

02/19/2019
Feedyard closeouts saw modest improvement last week, but cattle feeders remain frustrated by their inability to push the cash market higher.

The Republican congressman whose district spans one-third of the U.S.-

02/19/2019
The Republican congressman whose district spans one-third of the U.S.-Mexican border, says over 1,000 ranchers and farmers will be impacted if plans to build a border wall proceed.

Four considerations to make before your bull purchase.

02/18/2019
Four considerations to make before your bull purchase.

A court-appointed investigator is counting cattle and identifying owne

02/15/2019
A court-appointed investigator is counting cattle and identifying owners in a multi-million dollar South Dakota foreclosure case.

The sale of Kane Beef is scheduled to close Feb. 22, 2019, and operati

02/15/2019
The sale of Kane Beef is scheduled to close Feb. 22, 2019, and operations are expected to resume "as soon as practical," the new owner says.

George Washington: Our Founding Farmer

02/15/2019
“First in war, first in peace, and first in the hearts of his countrymen.” So goes the famous quote from President Washington's eulogy in 1799. I'd love to add "first in farming" to it.

Weekly "2 Minute Drill" (Grains & Livestock 2.14.19)

02/14/2019
Oliver Sloup shares his outlook for the grain and livestock markets in his weekly "2 Minute Drill"

Ranchers who have experienced severe livestock losses may be eligible

02/14/2019
Ranchers who have experienced severe livestock losses may be eligible to receive benefits through the Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP).

Poor Export Sales for Corn Soybeans and Wheat

02/14/2019
Is the pullback a buying opportunity?

A New Mexico Senate proposal would make it a misdemeanor to organize o

02/13/2019
A New Mexico Senate proposal would make it a misdemeanor to organize or participate in a coyote-killing contest. The events were banned on nine million acres of state trust land last month.

Daily Grain Technicals & Fundamentals (2.13.19)

02/13/2019
What to look for in today's grain trade.

Rent The Chicken is the successful startup of a Pennsylvania farm coup

02/12/2019
Rent The Chicken is the successful startup of a Pennsylvania farm couple helping city folk discover the "joy" of owning and caring for backyard chickens.

Cash cattle prices improved $1 per cwt., helping lift feeding margins

02/12/2019
Cash cattle prices improved $1 per cwt., helping lift feeding margins to $118 per head, according to the Sterling Beef Profit Tracker.

Rancher Nick Cobb says the blizzard that hit Washington state over the

02/11/2019
Rancher Nick Cobb says the blizzard that hit Washington state over the weekend meant several calves needed help, including one called "Oreo" that was covered in snow and ice.

With approval from a Houston bankruptcy court, the new owners of Kane

02/11/2019
With approval from a Houston bankruptcy court, the new owners of Kane Beef say new investments will be made and operations will resume.

Daily Grain Technicals & Fundamentals (2.11.19)

02/11/2019
Attention turns back to trade talks and technicals.

Weekend Ag Update (Grains & Livestock 2.10.19)

02/10/2019
What to keep an eye on for this week's grain and livestock trade.

Every cowboy from Ames to Amarillo seems convinced the cattle market i

02/08/2019
Every cowboy from Ames to Amarillo seems convinced the cattle market is headed higher, but packers held out on raising bids until late Friday.

The Green New Deal is sending mixed messages to agriculture as it seek

02/08/2019
The Green New Deal is sending mixed messages to agriculture as it seeks to work with farmers and ranchers, but also mentions getting rid of “farting cows.”

A ranch worker shot a wolf that was chasing cattle in an area of easte

02/08/2019
A ranch worker shot a wolf that was chasing cattle in an area of eastern Washington state where there are no known wolf packs.

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