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Cattle, hog futures move lower

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle were lower, waiting for the week’s direct business to develop. August live cattle closed $1.05 lower at $178.92 and October live cattle closed $.45 lower at $181.72.  August feeder cattle closed $1 lower at... Read More.

Broiler sets, placements move a little higher

Broiler sets and placements were up on both the week and the year. The USDA says 244.895 million broiler-type eggs were set into incubators, slightly higher than the previous week and 1% above a year ago, with the average hatchability holding around 79%. Once hatched,... Read More.

Carbon pipeline bills move through SD Legislature

The South Dakota House passed a bill on Wednesday that would make it easier for the Summit Carbon Pipeline to move forward and some state agriculture groups are responding positively. Senate Bill 201 sets new regulations on pipeline infrastructure and allows counties to charge... Read More.

Soybeans move lower heading into Friday

Soybeans closed lower as contracts remain under pressure from the wetter-than-anticipated forecast for Brazil.  Rains are expected to move in later than originally thought but now hang around into January.  Love moves in soybean products, soybean meal, and oil, were also adding pressure... Read More.

McPherson Bullpup Boys Move to 4-0, girls 3-1 after Sweeping Buhler

BUHLER, Kan. - The McPherson Bullpup basketball teams squared off for their first matchup against Buhler of the season, with both the girls and boys earning wins over the Crusaders.GIRLS: McPherson 48, Buhler 37The McPherson girls started strong in the early going over Buhler, leading... Read More.

McPherson Boys Move to 3-0, Girls Fall vs. Andover

ANDOVER, Kan. - The McPherson High School Bullpups basketball teams were on the road in a tough test at Andover Friday.GIRLS: McPherson 44, Andover 59In the toughest test of the season so far for the girls team, the Bullpups fell against the No. 1 team in... Read More.