Ag Headlines

CATTLE PLACEMENTS JUMP AGAIN

Nearly 667,000 more cattle are on feed to start November, surpassing expectations in this month’s USDA Cattle on Feed report.  USDA pegs November feedlot populations at 11,332,000 cattle, six

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HOUSE GOP ADVANCE TAX CODE REWRITE

House Republicans gave approval Thursday to their version of tax reform, eliminating the estate tax among other changes.  The House’s version of tax reform would phase out the estate tax by

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MARKET VOLATILITY AT HISTORIC LOWS

Commodity traders have had a rather quiet past two months in Chicago.  With corn futures maintaining a steady price range around $3.50 a bushel, AgResource Market Watch analyst Bill Tierney says

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