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17:50PM Oct 31, 2008

Spooktacular

AgWeb Staff
AgWeb Contributor
Things certainly aren’t back to normal. USDA had an early Halloween bag of tricks and treats, announcing a surprise crop report on Monday to be released on Tuesday morning. One ...
16:32PM Oct 31, 2008

Volatile markets this week in grains!

After a big week of volatility overall for corn and beans, the market was rather quiet today—bowing to the pressure of an expected good harvest weekend. We have three things ...
11:57AM Oct 31, 2008

The US Dollar and Corn

AgWeb Staff
AgWeb Contributor
The US dollar and corn markets are other examples of the recent financial market turmoil’s impact on the commodity markets. The US dollar and corn have a tendency to trade ...
10:10AM Oct 31, 2008

Searching for the Great Pumpkin

Global Farmer Network
AgWeb Contributor
Hey Charlie Brown fans – are you ready for this? Thad Starr took the top prize at the Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off earlier this month in California: His winning ...
08:39AM Oct 31, 2008

Laughs from Letterman and Ferguson

AgWeb Staff
AgWeb Contributor
David Letterman: “Hillary Clinton turned 61…yesterday. How about that?” Hillary and Bill “shared a quiet birthday dinner, followed by a quiet breakfast, followed by a quiet lunch.” Craig Ferguson: “Today ...
17:59PM Oct 30, 2008

Livestock Outlook 10/30

AgWeb Staff
AgWeb Contributor
(866) 433-4371 [email protected] Live Cattle Feeder Cattle Lean Hogs LCV8 93.50 +1.85 FCV8 96.075 +0.275 LHZ8 56.00 -1.575 LCZ8 91.45 +0.45 FCX8 97.85 +1.35 LHG9 63.425 -0.90 LCG9 93.25 +0.725 ...
17:14PM Oct 30, 2008

Animal Agriculture

AgWeb Staff
AgWeb Contributor
Keep your eye on this. It could have serious long-term consequences for animal agriculture in t his country. Next week, a California ballot initiative will be voted on that would ...