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REPORTING OFFICE: CHICAGO MAY 16 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: FRI MAY 13 2022 SAT MAY 14 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: CHICAGO MAY 16 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: FRI MAY 13 2022 SAT MAY 14 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: CHICAGO MAY 16 2022 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR MAY 13 2022 ... (full story)


U.S. corn planted acres doubled last week, going from 22% planted on May 8 to 49% planted as of May 15, according to USDA . Yet, that is still significantly below the five-year average of 67%. Last year 94% of corn was planted by mid-May.  North... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: BOSTON MAY 16 2022 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR MAY 13 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: BOSTON MAY 16 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: FRI MAY 13 2022 SAT MAY 14 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: BOSTON MAY 16 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: FRI MAY 13 2022 SAT MAY 14 2022 ... (full story)


Better weather helped Arkansas farmers make big strides in planting progress.  Planting progress for most crops is near average, despite the late start. Brad Doyle says they thought they’d get started early.  “We thought we were going to... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: ATLANTA MAY 16 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: FRI MAY 13 2022 SAT MAY 14 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: ATLANTA MAY 16 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: FRI MAY 13 2022 SAT MAY 14 2022 ... (full story)


More Wisconsin farmers are getting fieldwork done after a week of mostly-good weather. Amy Penterman and her husband Sander operate Dutch Dairy near Thorp in Clark County.  She tells Brownfield a lot of corn went in last week. “We are very... (full story)


After along, weather-related wait, Wisconsin’s farmers were able to accomplish a lot of field work last week. USDA reporters say the unseasonably warm week was helpful after several cool and wet weeks slowed down tillage and planting.  USDA... (full story)


Planting progress picked up in parts of Minnesota last week. USDA’s latest crop progress report says corn planting reached 35 percent, compared to 94 percent a year ago and the five-year average of 72 percent. Soybean planting is 11 percent done,... (full story)


The Chairman of the Michigan Corn Growers Association says after a six-week delay the planting season has turned into a sprint. Matt Frostic of Sanilac County tells Brownfield “In a seven-day period, I’ve never seen so many planters rolling in... (full story)


Better weather helped Tennessee farmers play catchup on planting.  Corn is 84% planted, with 48% emerged. Soybeans are 36% planted with 16% emerged.  Cotton is 49% planted. Wheat conditions declined slightly, with 58% of the crop rated good to... (full story)


Record high temperatures and wind finally brought relief to farmers with wet fields. The USDA says winter wheat condition improved four points to 49 percent good to excellent with 79 percent of the crop was jointed.  Sugarbeets were 94 percent... (full story)


The planting pace in Kansas is following a typical trajectory. USDA’s latest crop report says 60 percent of corn is planted compared to the five-year average of 64 percent. Soybean planting is 32 percent done, behind last year’s 41 percent but... (full story)


Nebraska farmers have more than 60 percent of their corn planted. USDA’s latest crop report says with more than five days suitable for fieldwork, planting progress reached 62 percent.  This year’s pace trails the five-year average of 77... (full story)


Planting progress made large strides in Illinois last week with more than five days suitable for fieldwork thanks to unseasonably hot weather. USDA says 55 percent of the state’s corn crop is planted, with 40 percent of the crop going in the ground... (full story)


MIAMI Ornamental Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAY-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


Corn and soybean planting progress more than doubled in Missouri last week with more than five days suitable for fieldwork. USDA says 65 percent of the state’s corn crop is planted, less than 20 percent behind last year and the five – year... (full story)


At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live cattle closed higher, and feeders were lower, watching corn and direct cash business.  June live cattle closed $1.10 higher at $133.17 and August live cattle closed $1.55 higher at $133.90.  August... (full story)


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Consumers report spending less money on food during April, according to the latest Purdue University Consumer Food Insights Report. Jayson Lusk, director for the Purdue Center for Food Demand Analysis and Sustainability, tells Brownfield... (full story)


The USDA says warm and dry conditions helped spur planting progress in Ohio last week. Thirty-one percent of the state’s corn crop is planted, compared to 37 percent last year. Five percent of the crop has emerged. Eighteen percent of soybeans... (full story)


Iowa farmers made significant planting progress last week. The USDA says producers planted 43 percent of the state’s expected corn crop on the week to reach 57 percent overall. Corn planting is two weeks behind last year and nine days behind the... (full story)


Despite a delayed start, a southwest Indiana farmer has nearly finished planting in the last week. Mark Seib tells Brownfield “we’re getting close to soybeans and corn being done. We have about 280 acres of corn to go and 180 acres of... (full story)


Corn and soybean planting continues to trickle along in South Dakota. The USDA says 31 percent of the state’s corn is planted, well behind 83 percent last year and 54 percent for the five-year average. Only 15 percent of soybeans have been... (full story)


The USDA has authorized nearly $6 billion in disaster relief payments for producers who suffered crop losses in 2020 and 2021. Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack shared details during a call with reporters on Monday.  “This was part of the $10-billion... (full story)


The USDA says hot and dry weather delivered nearly ideal planting conditions for Hoosier farmers last week. Forty percent of Indiana’s corn crop is planted, compared to 60 percent last year. Nine percent of the crop has emerged. ... (full story)


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REPORTING OFFICE: FRESNO MAY 16 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: FRI MAY 13 2022 SAT MAY 14 2022 ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: FRESNO MAY 16 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: FRI MAY 13 2022 SAT MAY 14 2022 ... (full story)


NW_LS902,Mon May 16 2022,USDA Market News,,, USDA TALLOW AND PROTEIN REPORT - FOB CENTRAL,,,,, Choice white grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,64.00,64.00,E Yellow grease FOB CENTRAL(truck),,,,, Yellow grease ECB (truck),,,,, Loose lard PS and/or CP FOB PLANT(truck),,,,, Packer bleachable tallow... (full story)


NW_LS442 Des Moines, IA Mon, May 16, 2022 USDA Market News USDA TALLOW AND PROTEIN REPORT - FOB CENTRAL U.S. Dollars/hundredweight (unless otherwise stated) as of 3:00 PM. TALLOW, GREASE, AND LARD Lds Price Range Wtd Avg INEDBL, TALW/GRSE FOB CENTRAL ... (full story)


NW_LS441 Des Moines, IA Mon, May 16, 2022 USDA Market News USDA BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE (STEER) FOB CENTRAL U.S. The hide and offal value from a typical slaughter steer(1) for today was estimated at 13.35 per cwt live, unchanged when compared to Friday's value. FOB CENTRAL... (full story)


NW_LS901,Mon May 16 2022,USDA Market News,,, BEEF VARIETY MEATS - FROZEN - LDS - PRICE RANGE - WTD AVG ---------,,,,, Beef Cheek Meat trmd 70-75% lean,,,,, Beef Cheek Meat trmd 70-75% lean export,,,,, Beef Feet nails off skin on,,,,, Beef Head Meat 60-70% lean,,,,, Beef Head Meat 60-70%... (full story)


NW_LS440 Des Moines, IA Mon, May 16, 2022 USDA Market News USDA BY-PRODUCT PRICE REPORT - FOB CENTRAL U.S. BASIS Carlot Basis - Dollars/hundredweight - as of 3:00 PM. BEEF VARIETY MEATS - FROZEN --------------------------------------- Items Lds ... (full story)


U.S. dairy groups say Canada is continuing to reject obligations set within the U.S. Mexico Canada agreement and retaliation is needed. Becky Rasdall with the International Dairy Foods Association tells Brownfield Canada is moving ahead with their... (full story)


Soybeans were higher on commercial and technical buying. Crush and export demand remain strong, with the domestic supply projected to be near multi-year lows. Planting was expected to remain slower than average in the weekly USDA update. The USDA... (full story)


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NW_LS410 Des Moines, IA Mon, May 16, 2022 USDA Market News USDA BEEF CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE CHOICE SELECT Index 600-900# 600-900# Values => $229.93 $215.63 ... (full story)


U.S. corn and soybean planting gained some ground last week. However, the planting paces for both major crops remain slower than average following cool, wet weather in some key growing areas late last month and early this month. The USDA says 49%... (full story)


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Missed a recent article by Jon Scheve?  Get it sent to you directly every week.  Send a request by email:  jon@superiorfeed.com Market Commentary for 5/16/22 India Changes Wheat Exports After trading closed for... (full story)


Jul. corn closed at $8.09 and 1/2, up 28 and 1/4 cents Jul. soybeans closed at $16.56 and 1/2, up 10 cents Jul. soybean meal closed at $413.60, up $4.30 Jul. soybean oil closed at 82.99, down 80 points Jul. wheat closed at $12.47 and 1/2, up 70 cents... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: THOMASVILLE MAY 16 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: FRI MAY 13 2022 SAT MAY 14 2022 ... (full story)


THOMASVILLE Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAY-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: THOMASVILLE MAY 16 2022 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: FRI MAY 13 2022 SAT MAY 14 2022 ... (full story)


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