MARKETS

Heat Is On Over Midwest

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:21 AM
USDA's Joint Ag Weather Facility says in the Corn Belt, heavy showers and locally severe thunderstorms are spreading across the upper Midwest — mainly across North Dakota and Minnesota. Elsewhere, above-normal

A 'Realizing' Cattle Market in the Making

| By Dan Vaught on 03/09/2017 10:21 AM
Although the cattle market has rallied lately, many in the industry clearly doubt the move will persist beyond the short run. Fed cattle changed hands at an average $119.79 in Nebraska last week. And while August live ca