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Fewer Heifers In Feedlots

| January 26, 2015

Placements in feedlots during December totaled 1.54 million, which is 8 percent lower than December 2013 placement levels.

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Beef Down, Pork Up in December

| January 23, 2015

There was recovery in pork production, as beef slaughter and production declined according to the latest report from USDA.

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Preventing Calf Scours

| January 21, 2015

Scour prevention tips from the University of Missouri extension.

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China Cancels Soybean Sale

| January 20, 2015

USDA Says China Cancels 174,000 MT of Soybeans for 2014-15

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Outlook Mixed For 2015 Cattle Industry

| January 19, 2015

The latest report from the USDA on livestock of all kinds, casts a few shadows on all the industries.

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USDA Rolls Out APH Exclusion

| January 16, 2015

The USDA announced a provision to exclude yields from Actual Production History (APH) for farmers affected by severe weather .

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McCaskill to visit Cuba

| January 15, 2015

Senator McCaskill said she is working to determine what agricultural products could be sold in Cuba now, and which are likely to best fit the Cuban market.

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Ethanol Industry Improves Financial Position

| January 15, 2015

Ethanol profits were solid in 2014, leading many experts to believe the industry is in a position to weather possible storms in 2015.

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China Bans Imports of U.S. Poultry

| January 14, 2015

In the first 11 months of last year, U.S. exports of chicken, turkey and duck products to China reached nearly $290 million.

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