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Breaking down the market action prior to the Feds announcement. (full story)


Large unusual put options activity at strike prices near the market price and at several months out expiration periods shows some investors have a negative outlook on two retail stocks. (full story)
GOOS: 23.64 (-0.55), M: 22.92 (-0.71)


AJ_PY027 Atlanta, GA Wed. Feb 01, 2023 USDA Market News SHELL EGGS: Daily National Egg Market-at-a-Glance California and regional prices are steady. New York eggs are 10 cents lower for Extra Large and Large and down 6 cents for Medium. The undertone is mostly weak. ... (full story)


Speakers at the 2023 Illinois Dairy Summit are focused on strategies to improve profitability, starting with disease cost management. Dr. Derek Nolan is a dairy extension specialist with the University of Illinois. He tells Brownfield producers... (full story)


ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


Cotton prices are working 56 to 89 points in the red so far ahead of the Fed rate announcement. The dollar ($DXY) is 0.33% in the red so far. USDA researchers in Mississippi have developed 4 cotton varieties that are flame retardant and self extinguishing. That could potentially eliminate additions... (full story)


Front month lean hog futures are trading with losses of as much as 3.64% so far April is down the most at midday. USDA’s National Average Base Hog price for Wednesday morning was delayed due to packer submission errors, but was $70.85 on Tuesday’s PM update. The CME Lean Hog... (full story)
HEG23: 74.400 (-0.475), HEJ23: 83.600 (-2.825), KMG23: 81.325 (-1.425)


Live cattle prices are about 20 cents off their earlier lows for Wednesday but are still down by 57 to 85 cents at midday. Feeders are down by triple digits so far on 0.7% to 1.25% losses. USDA has little to no cash trade to report so far this week,... (full story)
LEG23: 158.475 (-0.375), LEJ23: 162.125 (-0.900), LEM23: 158.500 (-0.650), LEY00: 156.000s (unch), GFH23: 183.200 (-2.950), GFJ23: 187.600 (-2.450)


Midday wheat prices are down by 8 to 12 1/2 cents so far in the CBoT market. KC Wheats are fading with 3 3/4 to 6 cent losses. Spring wheat is firmer at midday, but still giving back 1 3/4 to 7 cents as well. Ahead of the weekly Export... (full story)
ZWH23: 753-6 (-7-4), ZWK23: 764-0 (-6-4), ZWPAES.CM: 6.9338 (-0.0731), KEH23: 879-6 (+1-0), KEPAWS.CM: 8.4530 (+0.0221), MWH23: 922-4 (+0-2)


Soybean prices are working with midday losses of as much as 25 1/4 cents. New crop futures are holding more firm, with a 9 1/2 cent giveback for the Nov contract. Meal is trading $1.90 to $4.10 per ton in the red thus far. BO prices are down triple digits... (full story)
ZSH23: 1516-0 (-22-0), ZSPAUS.CM: 14.7711 (-0.1979), ZSK23: 1512-0 (-18-2), ZSN23: 1503-0 (-15-6)


Corn futures are trading mixed through midday, with March down by 6 1/4 cents and near its low for the day. New crop prices are fractionally to 1 1/4 cents higher at midday. EIA reported ethanol producers averaged 1.028 million gallons of daily production through the week that ended 1/27.... (full story)
ZCH23: 678-0 (-1-6), ZCPAUS.CM: 6.8102 (+0.0074), ZCK23: 676-4 (-1-0), ZCN23: 665-4 (+0-2)


PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


AJ_PY003 Atlanta, GA Wed. Feb 01, 2023 USDA Market News Daily New York Eggs ... (full story)


Actionable ideas and risk management for Gold, Silver, and metals . . . (full story)


Actionable ideas and risk management for Crude Oil and more . . . (full story)


Report on U.S. ethanol production, usage, and stocks for the week ending January 27, 2023. (full story)


NW_PY016 Atlanta, GA Wed. Feb 01, 2023 USDA Market News MISC. POULTRY: Weekly Estimated Slaughter of U.S. Broiler/Fryers and Fowl (Wed) Week ending 04-Feb-23 Current Week Previous Week ... (full story)


BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


Random-length lumber futures and the new physical contracts on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange suffer from minimal liquidity. However, wood is an essential industrial commodity, and its price path can be a barometer for the raw materials asset class. (full story)
WY: 34.15 (-0.28), LSH23: 524.90 (+0.80), LBH23: 623.50 (+1.00), HGH23: 4.1175 (-0.1085)


BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 01-FEB-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


AJ_PY006 Atlanta, GA Wed. Feb 01, 2023 USDA Market News Daily Northeast Region Eggs ... (full story)


The head of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association says protecting funding for farm bill programs will be a priority in 2023. Colin Woodall says the ag industry is ready to put up a fight to ensure dollars are allocated for programs like... (full story)


NW_PY005 Des Moines, IA Wed. Feb 01, 2023 USDA Market News Daily South Central Region Eggs ... (full story)


NW_PY018 Des Moines, IA Wed. Feb 01, 2023 USDA Market News Daily Midwest Regional Eggs ... (full story)


NW_PY019 Atlanta, GA Wed. Feb 01, 2023 USDA Market News BROILER/FRYER: Daily Estimated Slaughter of Broiler/Fryers Estimated ACTUAL Avg. Wt. Actual Avg. Wt. (1,000) (1,000) (1,000) ... (full story)


A U.S. Senator from Iowa says the oil industry is holding up the Environmental Protection Agency in allowing some states to sell E15 year-round. Republican Chuck Grassley says he’s frustrated the EPA has failed to write E15 regulations as required... (full story)


A pair biofuel companies and United Airlines have announced a joint venture to develop and commercialize Sustainable Aviation Fuel that uses ethanol as a feed stock. Speaking to Brownfield before the announcement, Chief Financial Officer Jim Stark... (full story)


MD_DA410 Butter - Eastern U.S. Report 5 - Released on February 01, 2023 Cream is plentiful in the Eastern region. Butter prices on industry cash exchanges have slightly decreased. Butter processors report that they are actively churning seven days a ... (full story)


MD_DA811 Cheese - Foreign Type Report 5 - Released on February 01, 2023 As cheese makers report plenty of milk is on hand, cheese production is active. Foreign type cheese inventories are growing. Industry sources say supplies are sufficient to fill most ... (full story)


MD_DA810 Cheese - Northeastern U.S. Report 5 - Released on February 01, 2023 In the Northeast, steady milk output is enabling cheese makers to run busy production schedules. Labor shortages and delayed deliveries of production supplies are limiting the ... (full story)


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U.S. Corn growers recently briefed Congressional leaders about the negative impact of Mexico’s proposed ban on biotech corn. During Tuesday’s meeting in Washington D.C., Nebraska Corn Growers Association President Andy Jobman says he wanted to... (full story)