Wednesday, August 5, 2020 1:23PM CDT
Microsoft, Land O'Lakes, Bayer and Smithfield Foods are some of the players offering more data gathering and analyzing options to producers, potentially across tens of millions of acres.
Wednesday, August 5, 2020 1:17PM CDT
JBS, the Brazilian meat company, is planning to convert a Colorado lamb processing facility to process beef cuts, further limiting processing facilities for the sheep industry in western states.
December corn is up 1 1/2 cents per bushel, November soybeans are up 1 1/2 cents, and September KC wheat is up 2 3/4 cents.
Higher cash seems to be in order this week as there has been some light cattle trade $3.00 higher. This will increase the resolve of feedlots to hold out for better bids. Hogs may be building a strong base of support as they continue to trade in a sideways range. Packers are expected to keep cash prices steady this week.