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Trade Thins Ahead of the Holidays

| By Pro Farmer Editors on 03/09/2017 10:19 AM
Trading volume was noticeable lighter in the grain and soy markets ahead of Christmas. Another week of thin holiday trade is likely to close out 2016. Soybean futures faced corrective selling in the form of profit-taking

Rain in the Southwest

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:19 AM
USDA's Joint Ag Weather Facility says on the Plains, dry weather prevails, although clouds are thickening across southern areas. The northern Plains are experiencing another day of mild weather, which is further erod

More Tranquil Weather Expected This Week

| By Meghan Vick on 03/09/2017 10:19 AM
USDA's Joint Ag Weather Facility says on the Plains,cold weather is hampering storm recovery efforts across the Dakotas and environs in the wake of a holiday weekend blizzard. "Current snow depths include 9 inch

Cattle on Feed Report: Mildly Negative

| By Brian Grete on 03/09/2017 10:19 AM
USDA's Cattle on Feed Report showed the Dec. 1 feedlot inventory was a modest 16,000 head bigger than the average pre-report estimate implied at 10.652 million head. That's down 148,000 head from last year (-1.4%