July placements up 2.7% vs year ago and Aug. 1 feedlot cattle at 104.3% of year ago.
The August slump for cattle markets continued with prices now hovering near breakeven.
Fed cattle prices were sharply lower this week on good volume.
Meaningful change isn’t accomplished overnight. More often, it happens slowly by chipping away piece by piece until something new suddenly takes shape.
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Use the following Microsoft Excel spreadsheet, courtesy of Ken Rulon, to plug in your costs to compare conventional tillage and no-till.
Corn for grain production is estimated at 13.6 billion bushels, down slightly from the November forecast and down 4 percent from the 2014 estimate. The average yield in the United States is estimated at 168.4 bushels pe