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The Monday Fontanelle Final Bell with Aaron Bertels of Crossroads Marketing

Wheat is the most confusing market right now Light buyer support for soybeans Dry weather concerns Corn isn’t really expensive…yet beans have some good value Cattle had some strugg... Read More

*Audio* NSGP hosts meeting in Alliance

The Nebraska Sheep and Goat Producers Association will host its annual conference on Saturday, Oct. 17, at the West Side Event Center in Alliance, Neb. Aaron Fintel president of the association said the event will include a variety of educational as... Read More

Pilgrim's Pride reaches plea deal on chicken price-fixing

Pilgrim’s Pride Corp. has reached a plea agreement with the U.S. government over charges of price-fixing in the chicken industry. If a federal judge approves the agreement, Pilgrim’s Pride would pay a fine of $110.5 million as a penalty for re... Read More

The Wednesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Brad Kooima of Kooima, Kooima & Varilek

Fundamental news is bullish Funds position on the December cattle-risk off attitude Election still has a “hold” on the markets Why are cash bids so low? Is the stock market worried about the election? Seeing a decline in the gr... Read More

Green Plains sells remaining 50% of Green Plains Cattle Company

OMAHA, Neb., (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) today announced the sale of its remaining 50% joint venture interest in Green Plains Cattle Company LLC to a group of investment funds that include AGR Partners and StepStone Group, amo... Read More

NMPF: all dairy farmers should sign up for DMC

The National Milk Producers Federation urges all dairy farmers to sign up for the Dairy Margin Coverage Program. Enrollment in the program administered by the Department of Agriculture opened Tuesday. NMPF cites the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, and th... Read More

The Tuesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Sue Martin of Ag & Investment

Warm dry weather could cause some concerns Market is tenuous at the moment Election and the effects on the markets. Could the basis see some pressure this week? Grain prices & livestock ...... Read More

Ways to capture the marketing value on calves

When putting money in the stock market, there is nothing like the feeling of watching a return on investment grow. The same can be true when cattle producers are financially rewarded at the point of sale for their time and money invested in pre-cond... Read More

Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo canceled for 2021

The Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo's executive committee voted unanimously last week to cancel the 2021 Show scheduled for January 15 through February 6. Event leadership says, “the challenges we face to create practical and enforceable protoco... Read More

U.S. dairy advances journey to net zero carbon emissions by 2050

The Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy Monday unveiled the Net Zero Initiative. The industry-wide effort will help U.S. dairy farms of all sizes and geographies implement new technologies and adopt economically viable practices. The initiative is a ... Read More

Six more indicted on antitrust charges in broiler chicken investigation

Six additional defendants were indicted for their roles in a conspiracy to fix prices and rig bids for broiler chicken products. The indictment also charges one defendant with making false statements and obstruction of justice. A federal grand jur... Read More