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Our take on what last week's trade means for this week's prices for corn, soybeans, wheat, live cattle, feeder cattle, and lean hogs. (full story)

EURUSD downside pressure stalled as it saw a bounce off its key support at 1.1531 to close higher on Friday. (full story)

Veterinary students at the U.S. Animal Health Association annual meeting are hearing a clear message: The profession needs young people, and those who enter the field have unlimited opportunities. (full story)

Crypto News, Analysis, Forecasts, ICOs and Events for the week ending 10/19/2018 (full story)

Looking to buy (full story)

Here is a look at how our options trade suggestions worked this past week (full story)

Those three forces are... (full story)

The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to the food products company McCormick (MKC). I found the stock buy using Barchart to sort today's Top Stocks to Own list by the highest Weighted Alpha, then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts f... (full story)

The recent downside price rotation in the US Equities markets has been a blessing for skilled traders. The opportunities for profits are setting up all over the markets you just have to look for them and understand price theory. (full story)

The Trend Trader helps to identify the current trend status of your favorite futures markets. It not only helps us to stay on the right side of market direction, but also helps us avoid those without a trend. You can even use the grid as a spread matrix too - buying strength and selling weakness.... (full story)

In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Winter Forecast – Who’s Right? | Push for New Trade Agreements | and more. (full story)

During the 2017 cropping season there were reports of freeze injury on peanut in Arkansas. Those that were injured were dug a day or two before morning temperatures dipped a […] (full story)

This growing season is the second year in a row where Arkansas soybean producers have seen poor quality soybean during harvest (Figure 1).  In a Blog post I wrote last […] (full story)

This fall, Palmer amaranth was discovered for the first time in soybean fields in Redwood and Jackson counties. In Redwood County, 1 female and 3 male plants were found and […] (full story)

Dr. Tyson Raper discusses cotton harvest in our latest Call of the Week. Tried a different approach with this one, recording live from the cotton field. If you can forgive […] (full story)

Rebalance positions for market chaos. Exit Coffee long. (full story)

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced today that U.S. cotton is free — after more than 100 years — of the devastating pink bollworm. This pest has cost U.S. […] (full story)

Hurricane Michael devastated much of Georgia, in particular the cotton and pecan crops. In this installment of the South Georgia Pine Podcast, Andrew Sawyer discusses what damage pecan growers and […] (full story)

An informational conference highlighting the new Funding Agricultural Replacement Measures for Emission Reductions (FARMER) program will be held next Monday, October 22, at 10 a.m. at Bruno’s Iron and Metal […] (full story)

Several years ago, following the outbreaks of bacterial blight in 2011 and 2012, a project was initiated to develop a rapid, molecular diagnostic tool to detect the cotton bacterial blight […] (full story)

One of the nation’s few events offering the public an on-the-ground look at cotton production returns in October in California’s San Joaquin Valley. Growing in popularity over the past decade, […] (full story)

The USDA cotton estimates for 2018/19 project world ending stocks to decrease 8 percent from the previous season to 74.4 million bales. With global cotton mill use forecast to exceed […] (full story)

USDA’s Crop Production report in October forecasts a 2018/19 soybean crop of 4.69 billion bushels based on a 514,000-acre reduction in expected harvested acreage. In contrast, the soybean yield improved […] (full story)

This month, 2018/19 all-wheat production for Australia and Russia is collectively lowered by 2.5 million metric tons. These cuts more than offset a slight production increase for the U.S. and […] (full story)

After researchers confirmed that the waterhemp population was resistant to 2,4-D, the news just got worse as one herbicide after another failed to control the population. (full story)

After researchers confirmed that the waterhemp population was resistant to 2,4-D, the news just got worse as one herbicide after another failed to control the population. (full story)

There was a lot of buzz on Friday about the Powerball and Mega Millions lotteries, with the pot for the latter reaching $1 billion. The odds of winning the Mega Millions lottery are 302 million to 1, defined by the number of ball combinations. The... (full story)

The only supply-side revision this month to the U.S. 2018/19 rice balance sheet was a 0.7-million cwt reduction in the production forecast to 218.8 million cwt, a result of a […] (full story)

Dense populations of winter annual weeds can compete with wheat and barley in late fall and early spring and slow the rate of crop development potentially reducing yield. If winter […] (full story)

Kochia has now gained cross resistance in at least one state to both dicamba and fluroxypyr. Kansas State University (KSU) weed scientists said kochia showed this cross resistance in two […] (full story)

The Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced the following prevailing world market prices of milled and rough rice, adjusted for U.S. milling yields and location, and the resulting […] (full story)

Late last week, the Congressional Research Service (CRS) released a report titled, “Expiration of the 2014 Farm Bill,” which stated that, “The current farm bill (the Agricultural Act of 2014, […] (full story)

Surprise! Lower Placements! (full story)

Harvest Pressure (full story)

The so-called “double knock” approach for resistance management worked well for years but now a second weed has developed resistance to paraquat. (full story)

Hurricane Michael devastated Georgia agriculture during the most inopportune time; harvest season for many agricultural commodities. One of those commodities included peanuts, where 50 percent of the crop had been […] (full story)

Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 22.2 cents per pound for the week ending October 13, unchanged from the previous week. Marketings of all farmer […] (full story)

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated two counties in Colorado as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Boulder and Larimer counties who suffered losses due to a recent drought may be […] (full story)

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated Cass County, Missouri, as a primary natural disaster area. Producers who suffered losses due to a recent drought may be eligible for U.S. Department of Agriculture […] (full story)

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated six North Dakota counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Eddy, Foster, Nelson, Renville, Ward and Wells counties who suffered losses due to a […] (full story)

Did you catch our Midday Market Minute today? ES, CL, GC (full story)

Even lower... (full story)

Still bullish (full story)

Spot quotation averages were 142 points higher than the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color […] (full story)

Combining forces, the Select Sire Power, Inc. and Southeast Select Sires, Inc. will officially become one and renamed Premier Select Sires, Inc. effective Jan. 1, 2019. (full story)

A case of “classical” Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) has left a Scottish farmer devastated and could change the BSE risk status for Scotland, potentially impacting trade. (full story)

While the popularity of plant-based proteins is certainly growing, data shows that consumers are still choosing traditional sources of protein such as meat, eggs and dairy as their primary source. (full story)

Summer weather allowed Mississippi pumpkin growers to have a good harvest, but there still are not enough pumpkins grown in the state to meet fall demand for this colorful crop. […] (full story)

Thinning timber, prescribed fire and planting wildlife food plots are the most common tools in wildlife management, but there is another, often overlooked practice: using light disking to disturb the […] (full story)

The 'ol greenback is suggesting... (full story)

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