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It's All About Weather! With common sense, Jim Roemer de-mystifies the coffee price movement from all the hype, rumors, facts, currency considerations, fear, and greed. (full story)
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PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 03-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


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  Market Watch with Alan Brugler and Austin Schroeder February 3, 2023 Groundhog and Other Forecasts You may or may not have noticed that Thursday was Groundhog Day. That’s the holiday that is basically just an excuse for a party in the dead... (full story)
ZCH23: 677-4s (+2-2), ZSH23: 1532-0s (-2-2), ZWH23: 756-6s (-4-2)


The Friday session ended the day down by 85 to 100 points across the front month cotton futures. March closed mostly mid-range on the 140 point ranged day. For the week, March cotton prices were down by 146 points. December was a 28 point discount at the settle. USDA’s weekly... (full story)


The lean hog futures market settled with a 32 cent loss in the Feb contract, but 47 to 75 cent gains in the other nearbys. For April that finished out the week with a net 2 cent gain Friday to Friday. USDA’s National Average Base Hog price was $72.65 on... (full story)
HEG23: 75.025s (-0.325), HEK23: 95.275s (unch), KMG23: 82.500s (-0.475)


The April cattle contract rallied $3.30 and set new contract highs this week, and finished with a Friday gain of 30 cents. The other front months were also higher from Friday to Friday and went into the weekend 15 to 52 cents higher on the day. Feeder cattle futures closed... (full story)
LEG23: 160.275s (+0.525), LEJ23: 164.125s (+0.300), LEM23: 160.275s (+0.275), GFH23: 186.100s (+0.175), GFJ23: 190.625s (+0.550)


Wheat prices ended the last trade day of the week with losses. Chicago wheat futures gave back 2 1/2 to 4 1/4 cents across the front months on Friday. KC HRW prices settled with 7 1/2 to 8 cent losses on the day. Spring wheat futures went into the weekend... (full story)
ZWH23: 756-6s (-4-2), ZWK23: 768-2s (-3-6), ZWPAES.CM: 6.9568 (-0.0453), KEH23: 873-0s (-7-6), KEPAWS.CM: 8.3979 (-0.0717), MWH23: 921-4s (-3-2)


The soymeal market rallied to new contract highs again on Friday, as the beans and soy oil dropped into the weekend. Soybean futures closed fractionally in the red for new crop, but 1 1/2 to 2 1/4 cents lower in old crop. Soybean oil futures faded by triple digits on... (full story)
ZSH23: 1532-0s (-2-2), ZSPAUS.CM: 14.9070 (-0.0288), ZSK23: 1525-4s (-2-2), ZSN23: 1516-4s (-2-0)


Friday corn futures ended the day with fractional to 2 1/4 cent gains. For the week, March corn was 5 1/2 cents lower but Dec corn was up by 8 3/4 cents. That has the discount to new crop at 81 1/2 cents now. USDA’s National Weekly Ethanol Report showed... (full story)
ZCH23: 677-4s (+2-2), ZCPAUS.CM: 6.8043 (+0.0224), ZCK23: 675-4s (+1-6), ZCN23: 664-6s (+1-6)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 03-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


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YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 03-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. Phone: (602) 557-0410 Fax: (602) Any questions or comments can be sent via email to:... (full story)


The WTI crude oil market fell hard Friday, but there was much more to the selloff than just January's nonfarm payrolls number. (full story)
ZCH23: 677-4s (+2-2), GCJ23: 1,876.6s (-54.2), CLH23: 73.39s (-2.49)


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A plant pathologist says tar spot remains the number one concern corn growers have going into the 2023 growing season.  Dr. Damen Smith with the University of Wisconsin tells Brownfield tar spot can be a sneaky yield robber, and farmers want to... (full story)


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Momentum is building for planting soybeans early. DEKALB Asgrow agronomist Andrew Penney covers southwest Iowa and says this will be year three of encouraging growers to plant early. “If we do have those days, you know April 5th through... (full story)


The Indiana Soybean Alliance has established an Endowed Chair in Soybean Improvement to advance critical soybean research. Purdue Agronomy Professor Jianxin Ma says he is honored to be selected as the endowed chair. “Being a faculty member at... (full story)


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February Class III milk futures on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange closed a penny lower at $17.92.  March down 6 at $17.73.  April 8 cents lower at $18.04.  May through July contracts 2 higher to 9 lower. Dry whey up $0.0150 at... (full story)


SA_LS855 San Angelo, TX Fri Feb 03, 2023 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Week Ending Friday, February 03, 2023 Weekly Trends: Compared to last week slaughter lambs mostly steady. Slaughter ewes steady to 5.00 higher. Feeder lambs not well tested. Much of the... (full story)


Chicago Mercantile Exchange live and feeder cattle were modestly higher, closing before the start of the week’s widespread direct business. February live was up $.52 at $160.27 and April was $.30 higher at $164.12. March feeders were $.17 higher at... (full story)


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NW_LS410 Des Moines, IA Fri, Feb 03, 2023 USDA Market News USDA BEEF CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE CHOICE SELECT Index 600-900# 600-900# Values => $245.43 $229.28 ... (full story)


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REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON FEB 03 2023 TRUCK, AIR, BOAT AND IMPORT SHIPMENTS FOR: THU FEB 02 2023 ... (full story)


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In my opinion, the divide between reality and optimism continues to grow.  Optimism leading the way this week as futures pushed higher in both fats and feeders.  Reality seemingly just sitting still. (full story)


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