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Soybean futures are currently 1 to 2 cents higher after extending Monday gains by 5 to 6 cents on Tuesday. Soymeal was down $1.60/ton, with front month soy oil 9 points higher. The Northern part of the US (MI, MN, WI and the Dakotas) is the only area... (full story)


Corn futures are fractionally lower this morning. Most contracts settled steady to 2 1/4 cents higher on Tuesday. Traders are still keeping an eye on the Brazilian crop, and the dryness they’re experiencing. Most states in the Corn Belt are at ... (full story)


Wheat futures are trading 2 to 4 cents lower in the W and KW contracts this morning. The Minneapolis (MW) contracts are trading steady to 1 cent higher. Wheat saw gains of 13 to 14 cents in the nearby HRW and SRW contracts yesterday, with Minneapolis... (full story)


Corn futures are fractionally lower this morning. Most contracts settled steady to 2 1/4 cents higher on Tuesday. Traders are still keeping an eye on the Brazilian crop, and the dryness they’re experiencing. Most states in the Corn Belt are at ... (full story)


Live cattle futures finished steady to 42.5 cents higher on Tuesday, with nearby June down 2.5 cents. Feeder cattle futures were steady to 22.5 cents in the green. The CME feeder cattle index was down 24 cents on May 21 at $133.41. Wholesale boxed be... (full story)


Lean hog futures settled 15 cents to $1.725 lower on Tuesday. The CME Lean Hog Index was up 62 cents from the previous day to $68.36 on May 18. The USDA pork carcass cutout value was up 4 cents at $76.14 Tuesday afternoon. Most primal cuts were highe... (full story)


Cotton futures are trading UNCH to 10 points lower this morning. They were down 25 to 60 points in most contracts on Tuesday. After gaining 5.5% in the past week, July was 107 points lower on profit taking. The dollar was weaker. Texas was shown at 4... (full story)


Succession planning is critical for every farmer, regardless of age (full story)


The Hang Seng Index Larger Bullish Cycles (full story)


Overnight Markets and NewsJun E-mini S&Ps (ESM18 -0.60%) this morning are down -0.61% at a 1-week low and European stocks are down -1.24% at a 2-week low as weaker-than-expected Eurozone manufacturing activity fuels concern that economic moment... (full story)


Grain prices this morning are weaker with Jul corn -0.75 (-0.19%), Jul soybeans -1.75 (-0.17%), and Jul wheat -3.75 (-0.72%). Grain prices on Tuesday closed higher with Jul soybeans and Jul wheat at 2-week highs: Jul corn +2.00 (+0.50%), Jul soybeans... (full story)


Metals prices this morning are mixed with Jun gold +4.3 (+0.33%), Jul silver -0.025 (-0.15%), and Jul copper -0.072 (-2.28%).  Tuesday's closes: Jun gold +1.10 (+0.09%), Jul silver +0.055 (+0.33%), Jul copper +0.0335 (+1.08%).  Metals on Tu... (full story)


June 10-year T-notes this morning are up +13 ticks to a 1-week high.  Tuesday's closes: TYM8 +1.00, FVM8 -0.25.  Jun 10-year T-notes on Tuesday closed little changed.  T-note prices were undercut by carry-over weakness from a slide in ... (full story)


The dollar index this morning is up +0.335 (+0.36%).  EUR/USD is down -0.0070 (-0.59%) to a 6-1/4 month low.  USD/JPY is down -1.15 (-1.04%) to a 1-week low.  Tuesday's closes: Dollar Index -0.068 (-0.07%), EUR/USD -0.0013 (-0.11%), US... (full story)


Jun E-mini S&Ps this morning are down -0.61% at a 1-week low and European stocks are down -1.24% at a 2-week low as weaker-than-expected Eurozone manufacturing activity fuels concern that economic momentum is slowing. The Eurozone May Markit manu... (full story)


Softs this morning are mixed with Jul sugar +0.05 (+0.41%), Jul coffee -1.10 (-0.91%), Jul cocoa +5 )+0.19%), and Jul cotton -0.24 (-0.27%). Softs on Tuesday settled mixed: Jul sugar +0.05 (+0.41%), Jul coffee +0.65 (+0.54%), Jul cocoa -26 (-0.99%), ... (full story)


Grain prices this morning are weaker with Jul corn -0.75 (-0.19%), Jul soybeans -1.75 (-0.17%), and Jul wheat -3.75 (-0.72%). Grain prices on Tuesday closed higher with Jul soybeans and Jul wheat at 2-week highs: Jul corn +2.00 (+0.50%), Jul soybeans... (full story)


Jun E-mini S&Ps this morning are down -0.61% at a 1-week low and European stocks are down -1.24% at a 2-week low as weaker-than-expected Eurozone manufacturing activity fuels concern that economic momentum is slowing. The Eurozone May Markit manu... (full story)


Key news today includes: (1) weekly MBA mortgage applications (previous -2.7% to 376.5 with purchase sub-index -2.1% to 252.4 and refi sub-index -3.8% to 1057.1), (2) May Markit U.S. manufacturing PMI (expected unch at 56.5, Apr +0.9 to 56.5) and May... (full story)


June S&P 500 E-minis this morning are down -16.50 points (-0.61%) at a 1-week low.  Tuesday's closes: S&P 500 -0.31%, Dow Jones -0.72%, Nasdaq -0.17%.  The S&P 500 on Tuesday retreated from a 2-month high and closed lower on ren... (full story)


Jul WTI crude oil prices this morning are down -43 cents (-0.42%) and Jun gasoline is -0.0244 (-1.07%). Tuesday's closes: Jun crude -0.11 (-0.15%), Jun gasoline +0.0137 (+0.61%). Jun crude oil and gasoline on Tuesday settled mixed with Jun gasoline a... (full story)


What do labels on beef mean about how cattle are raised? Mandy Carr  with the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association says almost all cattle are raised on pasture, but there are some differences which can be separated into four main labels in a meat... (full story)


Bullish trend is present in USD/CAD currency pair, 15 minutes chart. As I have suggested via my Elliott Wave Forecast few hours ago, during my daily Forex Live Trading Room session, the price of USD/CAD currency pair is going to rise up now on a short-term basis to create a Bullish Impulse... (full story)


Back and Forth on Trade Continues (full story)


  Over the weekend, U.S. and Chinese trade officials announced proposed tariffs were being put on hold. In addition, China said it plans to significantly increase purchases of U.S. goods and services, including energy and agricultural... (full story)


Trade is awaiting the monthly soybean import data from China. The latest data showed a well-defined shift from the United States to Brazil as a main supplier of soybeans, and this was before any talk of import tariffs was brought into the market. Tho... (full story)


Yesterday the markets dropped based upon potential geopolitical events. Will this continue today? Read on to learn more... (full story)


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GBPUSD Elliott wave view in short-term cycles suggests that the decline from April 17,2047 high is unfolding as impulse looking for downside targets towards (full story)


Wheat (ZW) rebounded almost 3% yesterday, bouncing off just above an uptrend support line (on the 4hr and daily chart). Significantly, ZW's green weekly Hammer completes last week's reversal of the prior week's profittaking, and paves the way for a resumption of a 5 month... (full story)


OR_LS758 Tallahassee, FL Tue May 22, 2018 USDA-FL Dept of Ag Market News Okeechobee Livestock Market Livestock Weighted Average Report for 5/22/2018 AUCTION Receipts Week Ago Year Ago ... (full story)


SV_LS151 Frankfort, KY Tue May 22, 2018 USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News Blue Grass Stockyards Maysville,Ky Cattle weighed at time of sale Weighted Average Report for 05/22/2018 Receipts: 320 Last Week: 393 Year Ago: 361 Compared to last Tuesday:Feeder steers... (full story)


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NV_LS147 Nashville, TN Tue May 22, 2018 USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News Southwestern Sales Co., Huntingdon, TN Weighted Average Report for Tuesday May 22, 2018 Cattle Receipts: 202 Two weeks ago: 219 Last year: 404 Compared to the same sale two weeks ago, Slaughter cows... (full story)


OR_LS763 Tallahassee, FL Tue May 22, 2018 USDA-FL Dept of Ag Market News Townsend Livestock Market - Madison, FL Livestock Weighted Average Report for 5/22/2018 AUCTION Receipts Week Ago Year Ago ... (full story)


CO_LS144 Columbia, SC Tue May 22, 2018 USDA-SC Dept of Ag Market News Low Country Livestock Exchange, Darlington, SC Weighted Average Report for Tuesday May 22, 2018 Cattle Receipts: 347 Last week: 357 Last year: 285 Slaughter cows made up 9 percent of the... (full story)


SV_LS173 Frankfort, KY Tue May 22, 2018 USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News Mid-Kentucky Livestock Market - Upton, KY Weighted Average Report for 05/22/2018 Receipts: 564 Last Week: 584 Year Ago: 555 Compared to last week: Feeder steers sold steady , feeder heifers ... (full story)


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PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 22-MAY-2018 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


JC_LS763 Jefferson City, MO Tue May 22, 2018 USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News Ozarks Regional Stockyards - West Plains, MO Livestock Weighted Average Report for 5/22/2018 AUCTION Receipts Week Ago Year Ago ... (full story)


CW_LS143 Charleston, WV Tue May 22, 2018 USDA-WV Dept of Ag Market News Pocahontas Producers Cooperative, Marlinton , WV Weighted Average Report for Saturday May 19, 2018 Cattle Receipts: 27 Last week: Last year: Slaughter cows made up 41 percent... (full story)


OR_LS765 Tallahassee, FL Tue May 22, 2018 USDA-FL Dept of Ag Market News Sumter County Farmers Market - Webster, FL Livestock Weighted Average Report for 5/22/2018 AUCTION Receipts Week Ago Year Ago ... (full story)


JC_LS154 Jefferson City, MO Tue May 22, 2018 USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News Ozarks Regional Stockyards - West Plains, MO Livestock Auction Report for 5/22/2018 AUCTION Receipts Week Ago Year Ago ... (full story)


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