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Beef Market Update: Cut out price declines, as kill levels begin climb to near-average

June 6, 2020 As RealAgriculture’s Shaun Haney puts it: the interesting, fascinating beef market continues. Currently, there’s huge separation between the June live cattle futures and the cash price with many taking bets on how that gap closes. Bulls believe there is pent-up demand while bears see a weak economy and restricted demand for the most expensive cuts,... Read More Read more

Dryness, currency, and demand questions — This week in the grain markets

June 6, 2020 Grain markets ended the week mixed as a stronger U.S. Dollar led to some profit-taking on Friday, somewhat capping the substantial gains made in soybean prices. Conversely, wheat prices were set to close positive for the week but Friday’s strength in the U.S. Dollar, profit-taking, and increasing winter wheat harvest activity turned the complex red.... Read More Read more

RealAg Radio, June 5: The ever-changing beef market, dicamba’s registration in the U.S., and a RealAg issues panel

June 5, 2020 We’ve made it to the end of another work-week. We hope you have some great plans for the weekend — whether it be sitting around a campfire, or out doing fieldwork. We’ve got a great lineup for you on today’s episode of RealAg Radio! You’ll hear: Anne Wasko, of the Gateway Livestock Exchange, with a... Read More Read more