With good crop conditions, market struggles for rally

Right now, the market is all about the weather and the success of the planting season.

May 25, 2016 9:23 am(0)

Global report pushes soybeans higher

The first official look at 2016-17 U.S. and world supply and demand boosted corn futures and sent soybean contracts soaring.

May 18, 2016 10:29 am(0)

Climbing meat supply could affect retail prices

Meat supplies continue to climb in the U.S., with the beef industry leading the way.

May 18, 2016 10:23 am(0)

Planting passes markets’ risk threshold

Weather and the value of the dollar have been important items in the grain markets in recent weeks as prices climbed. But those factors could also quickly turn into weaknesses.

May 11, 2016 10:30 pm(0)

Feeder cattle jump might indicate increased interest

Futures prices for feeder cattle soared last week, with jumps of $7 or more across the board.

May 11, 2016 11:00 am(0)

Market rally goes beyond weather: Analyst

Sometimes it’s not all about the weather.

May 04, 2016 10:21 am(0)

2015 cash receipts fall from 2014 records

Cash receipts for hog and cattle sales were several billion dollars lower in 2015.

May 04, 2016 10:12 am(0)

Cattle market struggles replicate last year

Time could be running out for higher cattle prices.

April 27, 2016 10:42 am(0)

More confidence to invest in commodity markets

Investor money is getting back into the commodity markets.

April 27, 2016 10:34 am(0)

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