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The Tuesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Mike Zuzolo of Global Commodity Analytics

Nice to have green on the screen even with bad trade news.  Weekly crop progress report. Kansas Wheat condition.    the corn market analysis going into next week & beyond. Lower U.S. dollar, G... Read More

Turkey Talk: Picking the right bird and keeping holiday foods safe

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Cooking a turkey can be daunting enough, but Kansas State University food safety specialist Karen Blakeslee says that everything leading up to the bird going into the oven needs some thought, too. For starters, how big of a tur... Read More

Educational program for cattlemen Nov. 21

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. — The Lincoln County Cattlemen’s meeting for November will include educational programs from Nebraska Extension as part of West Central Cattlemen’s educational series. The Lincoln County Cattlemen’s meeting November 21 will... Read More

The Friday Fontanelle Final Bell with Jeff Peterson of Heartland Farm Partners

 How did the corn and soybean markets do for the week?  Does the market care if a Trade deal is done with China? a.       Yes Initially. b.       Depends on the deal after the initial move. Do you think a trade deal with China will... Read More

Birthdays, Ben & Jerry's, and Bankruptcy - Friday Five (Nov. 15, 2019)

Hip hip, hooray! It’s the American Farm Bureau’s 100th birthday! Join Alex and Rebel on this week’s edition of Friday Five, as they discuss trade with China, a major hit to the dairy industry, and more.    Stories: 5- Farm Bur... Read More

The Thursday Fontanelle Final Bell with Arlan Suderman of FC Stone

Are the talks with China falling apart. Media play game? USMCA seems positive. Ethanol production 7th week higher…stocks lower. Brazil tariff quota for wheat. China & U.S. Poultry, ASF… ...... Read More

The Wednesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Mike Zuzolo of Global Commodity Analytics

Markets giving back all the gains.  Is China dead South America waiting to pounce.  Tyson announcing earnings…Holcomb KS plant coming back on line, heavy weight cattle.  Dean Foods & chapter 11   ...... Read More

University of Colorado retires live buffalo mascot Ralphie V

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The University of Colorado at Boulder has announced that the school's live buffalo mascot Ralphie V will retire. The Daily Camera reports Tuesday's announcement came after the 13-year-old buffalo did not lead the football... Read More

The Tuesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Sam Hudson of Cornbelt Marketing

Turn Around Tuesday-sort of. Market deals with outside market pressure from lack of talks from China. Pushes coming to D.C. to move forward with USMCA. Harvest delays, planting progress in South America. Cattle market could continue to move higher in... Read More

No. 1 milk company declares bankruptcy amid drop in demand

Dean Foods, America's biggest milk processor, filed for bankruptcy Tuesday amid a decades-long drop-off in U.S. milk consumption blamed on changing trends and a growing variety of alternatives. The Dallas company said it may sell itself to the Dai... Read More

Rabobank: China’s Hog Herd Won’t Bounce Back for Five Years

Rabobank says China’s pig herd, once the largest in the world, will take more than five years to recover from the African Swine Fever outbreak. Even then, Rabobank International says their meat consumption won’t be the same as it was before the d... Read More