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Less cattle placed in U.S. feedlots in May than anticipated
CHICAGO - The number of cattle placed in U.S. feedlots last month was lower than anticipated, a government report showed on Friday, reflecting healthy pastures that allowed ranchers to grow livestock longer outside of feedyards, said analysts.
Friday, June, 19, 2015 - Reuters - News

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CME live cattle futures climb as beef prices jump
CHICAGO - Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle futures closed higher on Tuesday, fueled by short-covering after the sharp rebound in wholesale beef prices, traders said.
Tuesday, June, 09, 2015 - Reuters - News

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CME live cattle futures fall as beef demand fades
CHICAGO - Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle futures on Wednesday closed lower following sliding wholesale beef prices, traders said.
Wednesday, June, 03, 2015 - Reuters - News

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CME live cattle futures rally on discount to cash prices
CHICAGO - Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle closed higher on Monday and erased Friday's losses, supported by short-covering and futures' discounts to last week's cash prices, traders said.
Monday, June, 01, 2015 - Reuters - News

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A new crop of farmers ready to face the challenges
Alex Bata didn’t expect to be a farmer. Growing up in Adams, Bata was active in high school in “football, basketball, golf, student council -- everything I could get my hands on. I just didn’t think about farming.”
Sunday, May, 24, 2015 - Agweek - News

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JBS CEO says Brazil close to exporting fresh beef to U.S.
Brazil is “closer than it had ever been” to exporting fresh beef to the U.S., the chief executive of Brazilian meat packer JBS SA said on Thursday, adding he expects shipments to start later this year.
Thursday, May, 14, 2015 - - News

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CME live cattle futures jump on beef price bounce
CHICAGO - Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle gained Wednesday on short-covering following a snapback in wholesale beef values, traders said. June closed up 0.500 cent per lb to 151.975 cents, and August 1.000 cent higher at 150.650 cents.
Wednesday, May, 13, 2015 - Reuters - News

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CME live cattle, hogs end higher after volatile session
CHICAGO - Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle futures settled higher on Tuesday after a choppy day, partly supported by rising wholesale beef values, traders said.
Tuesday, May, 12, 2015 - Reuters - News

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CME live cattle gains fade as funds roll positions
CHICAGO - Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle futures closed lower on Monday, paring early advances, after funds sold or rolled their June positions and bought deferred months, traders said.
Monday, May, 11, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Improved beef prices take CME live cattle higher
CHICAGO - Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle futures closed higher on Tuesday, helped by rising wholesale beef values, traders said. June ended 0.725 cent per lb higher at 151.450 cents per lb, and August was up 0.775 cent at 149.900 cents.
Tuesday, May, 05, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Beef industry dancing to a different drummer this year
The beef industry stands alone in 2015 in its continued reduction in supplies available to consumers. The year 2014 was a special year for the animal production industries with record-high farm-level prices for cattle, hogs, broilers, turkeys, milk, and eggs. For 2015, a surprisingly fast expansion of poultry, pork, and milk production will cause lower prices for those commodities. Purdue University Extension economist Chris Hurt says beef stands alone in the continuation toward lower production, but prices remain uncertain.
Monday, May, 04, 2015 - University of Illinois, Urbana - News

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Economist: Ag outlook tough, could be worse
Robert Johansson, new acting chief economist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture, said commodity prices have been trending downward for the past several years and USDA expects that to continue.
Monday, May, 04, 2015 - Agweek - News

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CME live cattle futures rebound; hogs move up
CHICAGO - Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle closed higher on Tuesday, erasing Monday's losses aided by short-covering and futures' discounts to cash prices a week ago, traders said.
Wednesday, April, 29, 2015 - Reuters - News

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NDSU extension: Livestock producers need stocking rate reduction plan
Livestock producers should have a drought management plan in place prior to pasture turnout in case drought persists into the growing season this year, North Dakota State University Extension Service livestock and rangeland specialists say.
Tuesday, April, 28, 2015 - North Dakota State University Extension Service - News

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South Dakota livestock profits soar in 2014
Hog and cattle prices hit an all-time high for South Dakota livestock producers in 2014. “Both hogs and cattle experienced an exceptional ride this past year,” says Lori Tonak, Mitchell (S.D.) Technical Institute instructor of farm business management in a press release.
Monday, April, 20, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Area calving season underway, planting start nears
Shawn Adrian enjoys and appreciates his work as an ag banker. But the Binford, N.D., man is a farmer, too, so the next few months hold particular appeal. “I really like work sitting in the office and working with farmers (bank clients) in the winter,” he says. “But getting out in the fields (myself) in planting is special.”
Monday, March, 30, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Ranchers hoping for greener pastures
FORT PIERRE, S.D. — Cattle producers throughout the upper Great Plains country are anxious for April moisture, after a winter largely devoid of snow.
Monday, March, 30, 2015 - Agweek - News

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'Huge amounts' of beef going to China despite ban
CHICAGO and WASHINGTON D.C. - "Huge amounts" of American beef are bypassing China's import bans, a top U.S. trade official said this week, even as the Chinese government cracks down on agricultural smuggling.
Friday, March, 20, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Cattle industry can't grow without ROA
Even with high calf prices, it's a large investment.
Tuesday, March, 17, 2015 - North Dakota State University Extension Service - News

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Explore livestock insurance coverage
The deadline for policies is March 15.
Monday, March, 02, 2015 - Agweek - News

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