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S&P 500 didn‘t look back at Monday‘s lows, bonds were pushing higher while the dollar retreated to my 111.50 support before stabilizing. Also junk bonds had trouble extending gains in the latter half of yesterday‘s session while long-dated Treasuries retreated intraday to a more neutral (practically doji) close. While bonds hesitated, commodities and especially precious metals did well – the turn looks here as silver with gold are looking at which other central bank‘s bluff would be called the way Bank of England‘s was, forcing UK to do an about-face, and exchange fighting inflation with (allegedly temporary) unlimited money printing to support gilts and pound. (full story)


AJ_PY007 Atlanta, GA Tue. Oct 04, 2022 USDA Market News Weekly New England Shell Eggs ... (full story)


Corn farmers invest in educational opportunities like Michigan Ag Council which is focused on making consumer connections. Executive Director Noelle Nachreiner highlights efforts during 2022. ...         (full story)


RA_PY002 Raleigh, NC Tuesday, October 04, 2022 USDA-NC Dept of Ag Market News N.C. BROILER-FRYERS: The market tone is steady and the live supply is adequate to meet the moderate demand. Average weights are mostly desirable. The estimated slaughter for Tuesday in North Carolina... (full story)


Daniel Olson with Forage Innovations says this year, a lot of corn will have more grain and less stalk, making it hard to come up with a fair price for corn silage. Daniel Olson from Forage Innovations discusses the 2022 corn silage pricing dilemma... (full story)


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Global corporate buyback announcements are down significantly from 2021. The Biden administration’s 1% excise tax on share repurchases starting in 2023 probably has these three companies accelerating their 2022 buybacks. (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON OCT 04 2022 RAIL AND PIGGYBACK SHIPMENTS FOR: MON OCT 03 2022 CAR AND VAN COUNT ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON OCT 04 2022 RAIL AND PIGGYBACK SHIPMENTS FOR: MON OCT 03 2022 10,000 POUND UNITS (COMMODITY TOTALS FOLLOW ASTERIKS) ... (full story)


TV_LS100 Thomasville, GA Tue Oct 04, 2022 USDA-GA Dept Ag Market News Atlanta Information for AP Cattle and Calves: At Georgia auction markets on Monday medium 1-2 300-400 lb feeder steers sold at 172.00 to 175.00; 400-500 lbs 160.00 to 176.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00 to... (full story)


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NW_LS452 St. Joseph, MO Mon Oct 03, 2022 USDA Market News USDA CARLOT VEAL CARCASS REPORT - Northeast and North Central Basis Compared to last week: The special fed veal carcass market was higher on comparable sales of veal calves. Demand was light to moderate on light to... (full story)


We look at the big spike up in a continuation move with futures (full story)


AL_LS603 Las Cruces, NM Feeder Cattle October 4, 2022 Daily Import Total Sales October 3, 2022 Laredo, TX. (Colombia Bridge) EST: 600 Not enough head sold on the current market to... (full story)


OPEC is getting ready to send a message to the Biden administration that they're going to lose the oil war that they started with the cartel last November. The Biden administration tried to send a message to OPEC that if they wouldn't raise oil production when they wanted them to, then they would release oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve. (full story)


Cotton was working higher through the overnight with prices currently sitting 234 to 250 points in the black so far. Cotton futures ended Monday with 108 to 131 point losses to start the week, though closed off the lows for the day. Dec printed a wide 348 point range on... (full story)


Lean hog futures ended the Monday session $0.37 to $1.50 higher, except for nearby October. Last week, October hogs were down by a net 3.67% and December by a net 7.9%. The National Average Base Hog price from Monday afternoon was $2.48 lower at $82.60. The CME Lean Hog Index... (full story)


Cattle futures bounced back after the Friday pullback into $0.97 to $1.05 gains for the day. There was negligible cash market activity. USDA called the bulk of Southern cash trade $143 last week, with Northern trade at $144-145. Feeder cattle futures ended the day with a $1.07 gain in March... (full story)


Tuesday action is following the Fats and Oils and Crop Progress release with gains of 3 to cents in the bean market. Bean futures recovered some of their Friday selloff with Monday gains of 7 1/4 to 9 1/4 cents to start the new month. Soymeal prices turned positive through... (full story)


So far the wheat market is trading higher with prices setting near their overnight highs. Chicago futures turned red at midday and spent the afternoon working lower. Front month SRW futures ended with fractional to 9 1/2 cent gains on the day. KC wheat faded through the afternoon as well,... (full story)


Overnight action has the corn board setting at the highs into the day portion of the Tuedsay session. Prices printed an overnight range of 6-7 cents. Yesterday, corn futures closed 3 1/4 to 3 1/2 cents higher adding to the post Grains Stocks bounce from Friday. Weekly Crop Progress data... (full story)


AJ_PY029 Atlanta, GA Tue. Oct 04, 2022 USDA Market News Daily Weighted Average Trailer Load Egg Sales ... (full story)


The Chart of the Day belongs to the technology based educational company Stride (LRN) I found the stock by sorting the Russell 3000 Index stocks first by the most frequent number of new highs in the last month and having a Trend Spotter buy signal then used the Flipchart feature... (full story)


With few viable upside options available for investors, bullish activity in the options arena for energy giant Equinor didn’t generate much of a surprise. (full story)


The White House has announced a plan to end hunger and reduce diet-related diseases by 2030 more than $8 billion in public and private sector commitments have been announced to help make it possible. President Biden outlined some of the commitments... (full story)


Washington, DC October 4, 2022 WA_FV281 (202) 365-6701 AVAILABLE DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS (AMOUNTS ARE SHOWN IN UNITS OF 1,000 STEM COUNT UNLESS OTHERWISE DESIGNATED) ... (full story)


REPORTING OFFICE: WASHINGTON OCT 04 2022 DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR W/E 01-OCT-2022 ... (full story)


A risk-on trade in the outside markets may be helping grain markets avoid harvest pressure. (full story)


BOSTON Ornamental Terminal Prices as of 04-OCT-2022 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


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PHILADELPHIA 04-OCTOBER-2022 Auction Sales - Prices To Growers Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News, Federal-State Market News Service, USDA Phone: (215) 551-6791 Fax: (215) 336-0355 AF_FV160 Fairview Kentucky Produce Auction Summary Data compiled by: Fairview Produce... (full story)


PHILADELPHIA 04-OCTOBER-2022 Auction Sales - Prices To Growers Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News, Federal-State Market News Service, USDA Phone: (215) 551-6791 Fax: (215) 336-0355 AH_FV160 Hart County Kentucky Produce Auction Summary Data compiled by: Hart County... (full story)


Yesterday the markets exploded to the Upside with the Dow gaining more than 700 points. Will we see more Upside today? (full story)


On October 3, with Intel (INTC) trading around $27, traders could sell a January 20 put option with a strike price of $26. For selling this put, the trader would receive around $200 in option premium. (full story)


MATIC may have formed a bullish setup formation from Elliott wave perspective. (full story)


The S&P500 (ESZ22) is bumping up against downchannel resistance (on the 4hr chart) but appears poised to surge higher as it has just broken what is arguably a descending wedge resistance (on the daily chart).  ES is poised to extend the rebound off its fresh 2022 low formed yesterday, as it has now clawed back above the prior 2022 low (of June), and appears to be gearing up for another Dead Cat Bounce (but weaker in magnitude) relative to the late June-late August one.  (full story)


December S&P 500 futures (ESZ22) are trending higher +1.42% this morning, following a strong rally among three major US benchmark indices during the regular session as weaker than anticipated ISM manufacturing data boosted expectations of further monetary policy support from the Federal Reserve. (full story)


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