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    ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CST THIS EVENING...
    Expires: February 29, 2024 @ 7:00pm
    WHAT
    South winds 25 to 35 mph, gusting to 45 mph.
    WHERE
    Russell, Lincoln, Barton, Ellsworth, Saline, Rice, McPherson and Reno Counties.
    WHEN
    Until 7 PM CST this evening.
    IMPACTS
    Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Small tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.
    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
    Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.
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Cattle futures mostly higher heading into midweek

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle were mostly higher, waiting for the week’s direct business to develop.  February live cattle closed $.82 higher at $170.77 and April lives closed $.57 higher at $173.60.  March feeder cattle closed $.20 lower at... Read More.

Cattle, hog futures mixed at midweek

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle were mixed waiting for direct business to develop.  Boxed beef was mixed at midday. February lean hogs closed $.07 lower at $171.85 and April lean hogs closed $.25 higher at $174.75.  March feeder cattle... Read More.

Soybeans, corn, and wheat all lower at midweek

Soybeans were lower on fund and technical selling in a narrow trading range.  Forecasts for South America look more promising for rain in the coming weeks.  Soybeans were also pressured by the drop in soybean meal and soybean oil.  There are several shipping... Read More.

Cattle futures push higher at midweek

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle were higher ahead of the bulk of the week’s direct cash business.  December live cattle closed $1.97 higher at $186.97 and February lives closed $1.92 higher at $191.25.  November feeders closed $1.65 lower at... Read More.

Soybeans, corn find some support at midweek

Soybeans were higher on short covering and technical buying. Beans were back to focusing on weather and the hot, dry pattern expected to emerge in the Midwest later this week. That could cause at least some stress during key phases of development, potentially... Read More.

Cattle futures higher at midweek

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle were higher, watching corn and waiting for direct business to develop.  October live cattle closed $.80 higher at $181.70 and December live cattle closed $.30 higher at $185.50.  September feeder cattle closed $1.20 higher... Read More.

Cattle, hog futures lower at midweek

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle were lower, waiting for the week’s direct business to develop.  August live cattle closed $1.95 lower at $176.87 and October lives closed $1.47 lower at $180.25.  August feeder cattle closed $.57 lower at $246.57... Read More.

Soybeans, corn, wheat in the red at midweek

Soybeans were lower on fund and technical selling. Soybeans are watching U.S. planting weather and expecting delays in parts of the Midwest and Plains. It’s still hypothetical, but any significant delays in corn planting could prompt some producers to switch to soybeans. Brazil’s... Read More.

Marquee Midweek Win: Shockers Take Down No. 2 OSU

By Wichita State Athletics WICHITA, Kan. (goshockers.com) – No. 22 Wichita State recorded its highest ranked win in school history Tuesday night, besting the second-ranked Oklahoma State Cowgirls in a thriller, 8-7, at Wilkins Stadium.Wichita State (31-7) had never beaten a top five program until Tuesday.... Read More.

Soybeans, corn, wheat end midweek session mixed

Soybeans were mixed. Beans consolidated after the recent strength, watching harvest activity in Brazil, and getting ready for Friday’s USDA numbers. Quarterly stocks should be tighter, while planted area is expected to be up on the year. The generally dismal condition of Argentina’s... Read More.

Cattle, hog futures find support heading into midweek

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle ended the day higher, supported by the recent strength in boxed beef prices, getting ready for the week’s direct business, and Friday’s On Feed numbers from the USDA.  April live cattle closed $.45 higher at... Read More.

Cattle, hog futures mostly higher at midweek

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle were mostly higher waiting for direct cash business to develop. February lives closed $.25 lower at $157.60 and April live closed $.25 higher at $161.55.  March feeders closed $.15 higher at $183.75 and April feeders... Read More.