Friday, December 1, 2023 8:25AM CST
More than 7.6 million turkeys and chickens were affected in November by bird flue across 94 commercial or backyard operations in 26 states. However, just a handful of large farms accounted for the bulk of the losses.
Thursday, November 30, 2023 12:31PM CST
USDA's farm income forecast is a bit higher than in September, but USDA still sees it falling 17% below 2022's record. Lower commodity prices, lower government payments and higher expenses force more farms to dip into working capital and utilize more debt.
Thursday, November 30, 2023 12:18PM CST
Cody Easterday filed an appeal with a federal court in Washington state, challenging the recent dismissal of one of two lawsuits he filed against Tyson Fresh Meats.
EARLY MORNING GLOBEX NET CHANGES: March corn was down 2 cents, January soybeans were down 15 cents and March KC wheat was down 11 cents.
Cattle and hog futures diverged on Thursday as hog futures continued to find willing buyers to keep the recent strength alive. Cattle quickly ran out of steam as cash cattle in the South traded weaker than earlier in the week.