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Protecting Livestock Grant Program offered to Minnesota producers

A new grant can equip Minnesota livestock producers to better protect their animals from various threats. Courtney VanderMey with the Minnesota Department of Agriculture says the Protecting Livestock Grant Program provides eligible producers resources to help prevent disease outbreaks and protect animals not covered... Read More.

Livestock economist expects cattle inventory to decline again

A livestock economist says he expects an already small cattle herd to get smaller. University of Missouri livestock economist Scott Brown says just how small remains to be seen. “My crystal ball says 3% lower,” he says.  “We’ll see whether I’m right. But, don’t... Read More.

Closing Grain and Livestock Futures: January 25, 2024

Mar. corn closed at $4.51 and 3/4, down 1/2 centMar. soybeans closed at $12.23, down 17 and 1/4 centsMar. soybean meal closed at $358.20, down $5.10Mar. soybean oil closed at 46.53, down 79 pointsMar. wheat closed at $6.12 and... Read More.