Monday, October 18, 2021 12:05PM CDT
According to a speech made Oct. 13 by President Biden, two major ports agreed to start operating around the clock in hopes of solving the current backlog of cargo ships waiting to unload.
Friday, October 15, 2021 11:38AM CDT
The outlook for fall grazing in the Great Plains varies by location. Recent rains in both the Northern Plains and Southern Plains may allow for pasture, rangeland or wheat grazing while producers in the Central Plains can utilize crop residues for another forage source.
December corn is up 3/4 cent per bushel, November soybeans are down 2 cents, and December KC wheat is up 1 1/2 cents.
Live cattle and feeder cattle diverged to end the week. Feeders may have been under pressure over concerns of increasing placements. Live cattle uncovered some buying interest to end the week as cash cattle on Friday traded steady. Hogs rebounded from an oversold market and not because of higher cash or cutouts.