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The Nasdaq100 (NQZ21) surged 1% yesterday, and is now just shy of the record high formed in September.  Significantly, NQ’s bounce since its early October low has reversed most of September’s slide, with odds high for NQ to follow the S&P500 (ES) in hitting a new record by month end.  (full story)


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The USDA has released the Crop Progress Report for October 25, 2021. While less than 40% of the U.S. corn crop is left in the field, less than one-third of the soybeans are left to be cut. (full story)


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As farmers race to finish harvest, the 2022 crop scenario is turning scary. Input prices continue to climb with some farmers fearing they may not even be able to source enough glyphosate and glufosinate for next year. Stone X Group says according... (full story)


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Rocket Companies operates a group of related companies that operate in various segments. Primarily, the company is involved in the real estate and ecommerce sectors. The company does everything from hosting a real estate and automotive marketplace to providing property valuations, mortgages, and support services. The real estate boom allowed... (full story)


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Soybean futures popped 13 2/3to 16 3/4 cents out of the weekend. That bounce left November 11 1/4 cents off last week’s high. Meal was firm to start the week, going home on Monday 40 to 80 cents/ton higher in ’22 contracts and 20 cents weaker for Dec ’21. BO... (full story)


After pulling back for midday, front month cotton bounced back to close black on the day. Prices hadn’t gotten back to their overnight highs but ended 34 to 43 points stronger. A stronger Dollar Index was of concern at midday, though had faded its strength in the afternoon. The stock... (full story)


Hog trading to start the week resulted in gains between 15 and 32 cents, and losses of less than 42 cents. December hogs were the outlier, having closed 87 cents stronger, as contracts tightened the Dec to Feb carry to $2.57. USDA’s National Average Base hog price for Monday $63.66,... (full story)


Corn futures ended the session UNCH to fractionally higher in the 22/23 contracts. The December to December spread was a 4 3/4 cent premium for spot corn at the bell Weekly Crop Progress data from NASS showed corn harvest was 66% complete as of 10/24. That was up from 52%... (full story)


Live cattle futures followed the CoF report on Friday with triple digit gains. October fats were 92 cents higher, while the other front months were $1.05 to $1.25 in the black. Cash trade was slow on Monday. Last week’s cash market was mostly near $124, with some sales of up... (full story)


Monday’s wheat rally took contracts to new respective highs for KC and MPLS. CBT SRW futures ended with 3 1/2 to 7 cent gains. December SRW’s $7.86 is still intact, but the 2022/23 crop contracts set new highs, which for July was $7.64/bu. In KC, wheat prices closed 3 3/4... (full story)


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With fourth quarter placements already having been anticipated to be lower, it appears that producers got started a month early.  I anticipate a trend of lower placements to begin.  (full story)


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Untimely rains and wet conditions create pre-Halloween nightmares for XtremeAg’s Dan Luepkes, Lee Lubbers, and Chad Henderson as they race to get their crop out of the field before the onset of disease and rot.  Dan Luepkes – Oregon,... (full story)


SA_LS850 San Angelo, TX Mon Oct 25, 2021 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Monday, October 25, 2021 Compared to last month in Missouri slaughter lambs 16.00-20.00 higher. Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3: Missouri: no test. Slaughter Lambs: ... (full story)


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Did you know that you can get more work out of your tractor, consume less fuel, and reduce soil compaction by reducing pressure in over-inflated tires? This is because tire […] (full story)


USDA is announcing funding opportunities for next year that target ag producers and private landowners. The agency says while applications for the Environmental Quality Incentives, Conservation Stewardship, Ag Conservation Easement, and Ag... (full story)


The South Dakota harvest is ahead of normal, and for some, it’s better than expected. Todd Hanten’s soybean harvest was better than he dared to hope. After a growing season that included everything from drought to deluge, the northeastern South... (full story)


Harvest pace wasn’t slowed too much by the light precipitation that fell across the state, according to the USDA.  Rice harvest is 94% complete.   The cotton crop is 58% harvested.  Soybean harvest is 70% complete.  Peanut... (full story)


TFM Cash+ Take the Stress Out of Your Marketing Strategy. No hedge account. No margin calls. Just comprehensive, common-sense guidance at a great value. Learn more: https://www.totalfarmmarketing.com/tfm-cash-plus/ CORN HIGHLIGHTS: Corn futures are unchanged in Dec and Mar while gaining 0-3/4 in Sep. Dec closed at 5.38. Export inspections at 21.5... (full story)


A south-central Minnesota farmer recently finished harvesting his best crop ever. Jerry Demmer of Clarks Grove tells Brownfield despite a drier-than-normal growing season, his corn and soybeans caught timely rains. “This is my 50th crop... (full story)


The keynote speaker at the Tri-Lateral Ag Trade Accord held by the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture says the USMCA has strengthened the integration of ag trade in the three North American countries. Michael Anderson, vice... (full story)


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Favorable weather allowed Minnesota farmers to stay in front of the usual harvest pace. USDA’s latest weekly crop report says as of Sunday, 95 percent of soybeans and 70 percent of corn has been harvested.  The pace for both crops is about a... (full story)


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Tennessee farmers took advantage of decent weather and field conditions to make some harvest progress this past week.  According to the USDA, corn is 86% harvested.  Twenty-five percent of the cotton crop has been harvested and 89% of bolls... (full story)


The USDA says wet conditions slowed harvest again in Ohio last week. Forty-one percent of the state’s corn crop is harvested, in line with the five-year average. Seventy-three percent of the crop is rated good to excellent. Seventy percent of... (full story)


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North-central Iowa farmer Casey Schlichting recently finished harvest. “Had a couple hiccups with the combine, but nothing that burned a day or anything. So it went pretty well.” The Clear Lake corn and soybean grower tells... (full story)


The USDA says farmers in Indiana made steady harvest progress last week. The state’s corn harvest is 57 percent complete, in line with the five-year average. Seventy percent of the crop is rated good to excellent. Soybean harvest progress fell... (full story)


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