Cattle futures have come to life yet again.
A recent price recovery in both live cattle and lean hog futures contracts is offering an opportunity for producers to lock in better prices than existed just a few weeks ago.
Today's Cattle on Feed report is a bearish surprise. USDA’s monthly survey of feedlots found 2.6% more placements in August against the trade expectation of a 2.1% decline.
Innovators of Machinio.com look to do for used machinery what Expedia did for hotels and flights.
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Farmer inventions from this month's All Around the Farm include a farm-strong grappling hook and modified pliers for handling fuses.
According to market analyst Rich Nelson, the current rally in the cattle markets is a gift horse for those who still need to hedge cattle for the remainder of the year.
New figures suggest the cattle herd is continuing to grow. A growing herd means continued and stronger demand for corn.
The pork industry outlook has experienced a major shift to the upside.
For 2017, we are not going to get the same drop in production we’ve seen in recent years. It will fall, but nothing like normal.
The latest comprehensive cattle report from the USDA leaves little doubt that the industry is still in expansion mode, at least for now.
We are getting a rally, in hogs, based on packers giving up their record margins from last quarter.