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USDA Forest Service and State of Utah sign Shared Stewardship Agreement

22 May 2019
(Salt Lake City, Utah, May 22, 2019) — Today, Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue, joined Utah State Governor, Gary R. Herbert, U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service Chief, Vicki Christiansen, and Intermountain Regional Forester, Nora Rasure, to sign an agreement between the Forest Service and the State of Utah focused on shared stewards...

Trade Aid Details Leaked

22 May 2019
By Chris ClaytonDTN Ag Policy Editor OMAHA (DTN) -- USDA on Tuesday said its new round of trade aid "is being designed to avoid skewing planting decisions" after soybean prices fell following a Bloomberg report with details on the aid package. Bloomberg reported USDA would announce a $15 billion aid package on Thursday that would pay farmers $2 a...

ASF's Security Risks, Market Impact

22 May 2019
By Chris ClaytonDTN Ag Policy Editor OMAHA (DTN) -- A USDA official updated members of Congress on Tuesday about work to keep African swine fever from infecting the U.S. pork industry. Greg Ibach, undersecretary of marketing and regulatory programs for USDA, told lawmakers USDA has stepped up biosecurity and import control efforts for African swine...

Ag Offers Answers to Climate Change

22 May 2019
By Todd NeeleyDTN Staff Reporter OMAHA (DTN) -- Environmentalists and some other groups often accuse agriculture producers of being part of the problem when it comes to climate change. But farmers and ranchers testifying before the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee on Tuesday told senators they are trying to be part of the solution. Weston, Nebrask...

FARM MARKET NEWS - CORN REPORT FOR Wed, May 22

22 May 2019
FARM MARKET NEWS - CORN REPORT FOR Wed, May 22 Exchange rate was 1.3418 up 0.0018 Chicago corn closed slightly higher. JUL19 HI 3.96 1/2 DEC19 HI 4.13 3/4 LOW 3.86 1/4 LOW 4.04 1/2 CLOSE3.94 1/2 Up 1/4 CLOSE 4.12 3/4 Up 2 1/4 OLD CROP BASIS NEW CROP BASIS Location Spot 1mt 2mt 3mt U.S. $/bu $/mt Cntrct U.S. $/bu $/mt ELEVATORS +JUL19+SEP19+SEP19 CK...

FARM MARKET NEWS - SOYBEAN AND WHEAT REPORT FOR Wed, May 22

22 May 2019
FARM MARKET NEWS - SOYBEAN AND WHEAT REPORT FOR Wed, May 22 Exchange rate was 1.3418 up 0.0018 Chicago soybeans closed slightly higher. JUL19 HI 8.35 NOV19 HI 8.61 3/4 LOW 8.19 LOW 8.45 1/2 CLOSE8.28 1/2 Up 6 1/2 CLOSE 8.55 1/4 Up 6 3/4 OLD CROP NEW CROP Location Basis 1mt 2mt 3mt U.S. $/bu $/mt BasisU.S. $/bu $/mt ELEVATORS +JUL1+JUL1+AUG19 CK Low...

DTN Closing Grain Comments 05/22 13:56

22 May 2019
DTN Closing Grain Comments 05/22 13:56 Soybeans Recover, Wheat and Corn Take a Breather Following Tuesday's volatile midday trade, which is attributed to a Bloomberg story about an impending second farm aid package, the markets have quieted. Wheat and corn appear ready to take a breather from the torrid short-covering rally of the past seven days, ...

DTN Midday Livestock Comments 05/22 12:06

22 May 2019
DTN Midday Livestock Comments 05/22 12:06 Limited Selling Continues Midweek Light pressure remains Wednesday morning following initial follow-through pressure through the complex. Traders continue to focus on growing cattle supplies and uncertainty in pork demand. By Rick Kment DTN Analyst General Comments Initial market pressure has continued to d...

DTN Midday Grain Comments 05/22 10:56

22 May 2019
DTN Midday Grain Comments 05/22 10:56 Grains Mixed at Midday Corn is flat to 2 cents higher, soybeans are 6-8 cents higher and wheat is 3 to 6 cents lower. Outside markets are mixed. By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst General Comments The U.S. stock market indices are weaker with the Dow 35 points lower. The interest rate products are weaker. ...

Secretary Perdue visits his 50th State

22 May 2019
(Salt Lake City, Utah, May 22, 2019) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today stepped foot in Utah making it his 50th state visited since becoming Secretary just over two years ago. Since then, he has traveled more than 100,000 miles, held nearly 200 townhall discussions and visited nearly 100 farms across the country listening to America...
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