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October and December fats are in the black at midday with gains limited to 55 cents. The other front months are down 15 to 25 cents so far. The FCE auction for Thursday showed 429 of the 1,202 head listed were sold for $144 and $144.50. The unsold cattle saw... (full story)


Hog futures are following their midweek rally with another triple digit gain through Thursday’s midday. December gapped up at the open, leaving the board open from $76.75 to $77.05. The National Average Base Hog price was 60 cents weaker to $89.32. The 10/3 CME Lean Hog Index was $93.44, down... (full story)


The midday quotes for cotton futures are working lower, with the board mixed and turning red. December is down by a point to 83.23 cents. The other front months are mixed within 10 points of UNCH. Weekly cotton sales from the USDA data were listed as 121,209 RBs. Pakistan was... (full story)


The Thursday corn futures market has prices working double digits weaker with losses of as much as 10 1/2 cents lower. Weekly FAS data showed 227,045 MT of corn bookings from the week that ended 9/29. That was down 56% from the prior week and was below estimates. Mexico was... (full story)


Front month soybean futures are trading with midday losses of 5 3/4 to 12 1/2 cents. Meal futures are down 0.99% to 1.48% so far. BO futures are working 13 to 36 points in the black as the complex outlier. Weekly Export Sales data had 777k MT of soybean sales... (full story)


Nearby wheat prices are giving back double digits on 2-3% losses. CBT SRW futures are down 2 to 2.8% with Dec 25 1/4 cents in the red. KC HRW futures are sitting near their day’s lows with 23 1/4 to 29 cent losses in the front months. Spring wheat futures... (full story)


AJ_PY003 Atlanta, GA Thu. Oct 06, 2022 USDA Market News Daily New York Eggs ... (full story)


Direct cash cattle trade is off to another quiet start but it’s picking up in Kansas at $144, $1 higher than last week’s weighted average.  Some asking prices remain firm around $145 in the South, and $233-plus in the North. Boxed beef cutouts... (full story)


BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 06-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


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AL_LS605 Las Cruces, NM Thu Oct 6, 2022 USDA Market News Arizona to Mexico Livestock Exports ... (full story)


AL_LS600 Las Cruces, NM Thu Oct 6, 2022 USDA Market News Texas to Mexico Daily Livestock Exports ... (full story)


AL_LS635 Las Cruces, NM Thu, Oct 6, 2022 USDA Market News US to Mexico Weekly Livestock Export Summary ... (full story)


AJ_PY008 Atlanta, GA Thu. Oct 06, 2022 USDA Market News Daily Southeast Region Eggs ... (full story)


COLUMBIA Terminal Prices as of 06-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


COLUMBIA Terminal Prices as of 06-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


COLUMBIA Terminal Prices as of 06-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


COLUMBIA Terminal Prices as of 06-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


COLUMBIA Terminal Prices as of 06-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


COLUMBIA Terminal Prices as of 06-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


COLUMBIA Terminal Prices as of 06-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


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Grains were the second-worst-performing sector of the commodities market in Q3. A composite of the leading grain futures markets dropped 11.57% over the three months but was still 2.19% higher than the closing level on December 31, 2021. In 2022, corn and soybean futures rose to the highest prices since 2012, and CBOT wheat reached a record high before correcting. (full story)


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NW_PY018 Des Moines, IA Thu. Oct 06, 2022 USDA Market News Daily Midwest Regional Eggs ... (full story)


BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 06-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 06-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 06-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 06-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


U.S. export sales were mixed when compared to the previous week. The USDA says pork during the week ending September 29th held steady, with Mexico and China combining to buy about two thirds of the total. New crop soybean oil did improve slightly... (full story)


SJ_LS711 St. Joseph, MO Thu Oct 06, 2022 USDA Market News Service Actual Slaughter Under Federal Inspection Federally Inspected Slaughter By Species and Day - U.S. Week Ending Saturday, September 24,... (full story)


SJ_LS714 St. Joseph, MO Thu Oct 06, 2022 USDA Market News Service Cow Slaughter Under Federal Inspection By Region and U.S. Total -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ... (full story)


SJ_LS713 St. Joseph, MO Thu Oct 06, 2022 USDA Market News Service U.S. Federally Inspected Slaughter By Region Week Ending 09/24/2022 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Standard ... (full story)


NW_PY005 Des Moines, IA Thu. Oct 06, 2022 USDA Market News Daily South Central Region Eggs ... (full story)


NW_PY041 Des Moines, IA Thu. Oct 06, 2022 USDA Market News Daily Central Region Breaking Stock ... (full story)


The latest wildfire in the Nebraska sandhills has burned nearly 19,000 acres of ranchland, but officials say it’s almost contained. The Nebraska National Forests and Grasslands Service says the Bovee Fire was 94 percent contained Thursday morning.... (full story)


MD_DA710 Dry Whole Milk - U.S. Report 40 - Released on October 06, 2022 Dry whole milk prices are unchanged, as the spot activity of recent weeks slowed down during week 40. Despite quieter trading, demand remains and is expected to remain steady this fall. ... (full story)


MD_DA771 Whey Protein Concentrate - Central and Western U.S. Report 40 - Released on October 06, 2022 Prices for whey protein concentrate 34% moved up at the top of the price range but held steady at the bottom. The mostly price series is unchanged as multiple... (full story)


MD_DA770 Lactose - Central and Western U.S. Report 40 - Released on October 06, 2022 The lactose price range is unchanged, but the mostly price series expanded. Some manufacturers report Q4 contract prices have moved the market higher by several pennies. ... (full story)


MD_DA751 Casein - National Casein Report for U.S. Imports Report 40 - Released on October 06, 2022 Acid and rennet casein prices are unchanged after multiple weeks of price movements. Some contacts say they are finalizing Q4 contracts on both acid and rennet... (full story)


NW_PY019 Atlanta, GA Thu. Oct 06, 2022 USDA Market News BROILER/FRYER: Daily Estimated Slaughter of Broiler/Fryers Estimate Actual Avg. Wt. Actual Avg. Wt. (1,000) (1,000) ... (full story)


MD_DA530 Dry Whey - Central U.S. Report 40 - Released on October 06, 2022 Dry whey prices moved lower at every facet excepting the bottom of the range, which shifted up a few cents. Contacts say current trading has found a "comfort zone" in the low $.40s. ... (full story)


MD_DA560 Dry Whey - Eastern U.S. Report 40 - Released on October 06, 2022 Demand for dry whey from international purchasers is steady, in the East. Meanwhile, domestic demand is softening as some bearish spot purchasers are, reportedly, hesitant to buy... (full story)


MD_DA540 Dry Whey - Western U.S. Report 40 - Released on October 06, 2022 In the West, both ends of the price range and the bottom of the mostly price series moved lower this week. Meanwhile, the top of the mostly price series was unchanged. Demand for dry ... (full story)


MD_DA650 Nonfat Dry Milk - Eastern and Central U.S. Report 40 - Released on October 06, 2022 Central: Low/medium heat nonfat dry milk (NDM) prices moved lower at every facet this week. Contacts say the supply concerns of recent weeks are creating a little... (full story)


MD_DA640 Nonfat Dry Milk - Western U.S. Report 40 - Released on October 06, 2022 The bottom of the low/medium heat nonfat dry milk (NDM) price range was unchanged, while the top of the range and both ends of the mostly price series moved lower this week.... (full story)


MD_DA340 Buttermilk - Western U.S. Report 40 - Released on October 06, 2022 The price range and mostly price series for dry buttermilk slid lower on both ends, in the West, this week. Dry buttermilk production is steady, though some plant managers say labor ... (full story)


MD_DA240 Fluid Milk and Cream - Western U.S. Report 40 - Released on October 06, 2022 Milk production in California is steady to higher this week. Some contacts report milk output in the state continues to improve due to cooler weather and increased cow... (full story)