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Low-cost feed in corn fields
Despite what appears to be a more bountiful harvest compared with last year, cattle farmers are continuing to experience the pinch of elevated feed costs.
Monday, September, 30, 2013 - - News

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Markets affect calf ownership

Monday, September, 09, 2013 - SDSU Extension Service - News

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SD company promotes ‘Hay Manager’ to raise efficiency
If you’re involved with production livestock and care about efficiency, Andy Lacey says he has a product for you. “We help farmers succeed by becoming more efficient,” Lacey says of the Hay Manager, which reduces waste and mold by storing hay bales off the ground. “This can pay for itself in a year.”
Monday, February, 03, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Alternatives to prevented planting insurance
Acreage that is too wet to plant on time for most insured crops is again prevalent in the region. An alternative some producers might want to consider is to not request a prevented-planting payment and instead seed a warm-season grass for hay later in June when the land dries enough to plant.
Monday, June, 16, 2014 - - News

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Potato price rises, fertilizer falls
The August index for all crops, at 213, decreased 7.4 percent from July and 8.6 percent from August 2012. Index decreases for feed grains and hay and oilseeds more than offset index increases for food grains.
Monday, September, 09, 2013 - - Markets

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Commodity prices down
Although many areas in South Dakota are still suffering from the effects of last year’s drought and are in need of more rain, overall conditions are much better than last year and that has impacted the markets, says Darrell R. Mark, adjunct professor of economics South Dakota State University.
Monday, September, 16, 2013 - - News

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November prices down
The November All Farm Products Index is 183 percent of its 1990 to 1992 base, down 3.2 percent from the October index and 12 percent below the November 2012 index.
Monday, December, 02, 2013 - USDA - News

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Average farm prices up from January, down from 2013
The February All Farm Products Index is 106 percent of its 2011 base, up 7.1 percent from the January index but 2.8 percent below the February 2013 index.
Monday, March, 03, 2014 - - News

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Drought may push down prices
As we move into the 2013 autumn harvest period in the U.S., it is clear that the picture looks considerably different than it did a year ago when newspapers were rife with reports of shriveled ears of corn and dust bowl-like fields in many parts of the central U.S.
Monday, September, 23, 2013 - Agweek - Opinion

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