November 16, 2011 RSS feed / Farm & Ranch

Cotton Market Weekly

A Service Provided by Plains Cotton Cooperative Association November 10, 2011

Cotton futures contracts on the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) spent most of Thursday trading on positive ground, climbing to sharp gains in response to a surprisingly high U.S. export sales figure. More...

USDA expects Iowa corn yield to exceed 2010 figure

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The latest federal crop forecast says Iowa’s average corn yield is expected to rise to 171 bushels this year, compared with 165 bushels an acre in 2010.  The U. S. More...

USDA reminds producers of Dec. 1st closing date for noninsurable crops

Willacy County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director, Anastacio Cavazos, Jr urges producers who want to purchase coverage through the Noninsurable Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP) to do so before the sales closing date of December 1 More...

USDA Farm Service Agency urges farmers and ranchers to vote in county committee elections

WASHINGTON, Nov.3, 2011 - The U. S. Department of Agriculture’s ( USDA) Farm Service Agency ( FSA) Administrator Bruce Nelson announced today that the 2011 FSA county committee elections began, Nov. More...

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CHOW TIME but don’t mess with my meal a longhorn seems to say while other cattle keep munching on a bale of hay on County Road 200. More...

TDA Market Recap - November 14, 2011

AUSTIN - For the week ending Nov. 12, feeder cattle prices at select Texas auctions were steady to $10 higher per hundredweight. Oklahoma City was steady to $3 higher and Texas direct feeder cattle sales were steady to $4 higher. More...

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