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August Prices Received Index Up 1.0 Percent The August Prices Received Index 2011 Base (Agricultural Production), at 88.3, increased 1.0 percent from July but decreased 3.5 percent from August 2019. At 92.5, the Crop Production Index was up 2.9 percent from last month and 3.7 percent from the previous year. The Livestock Production Index, at 84.1, decreased 0.5 percent from July, and 10 percent from August 2019. Producers received higher prices during August for cattle, hogs,
OMAHA (DTN) -- The U.S. corn harvest was slightly behind the five-year average pace while soybean harvest moved further ahead of normal last week, according to the USDA NASS weekly Crop Progress report released on Monday. NASS estimated that, as of Sunday, Sept. 27, 15% of U.S. corn had been harvested, 1 percentage point behind the average pace of 16%. "Iowa's corn harvest was 12% done, Nebraska's was 14% finished, Illinois' corn harvest was 13% complete but well below the av
Average daily streamflows indicated in cubic feet per second. Reservoir levels current as of midnight on date indicated. Upper Snake River system is at 46 % of capacity. (Jackson Lake, Palisades, Grassy Lake, Island Park, Ririe, American Falls,Lake Walcott) Total space available:2166482 AF Total storage capacity:4045695 AF
CFTC Agricultural Advisory hearing focuses on lessons learned from pandemic and update on ag economic outlook. The Agricultural Advisory Committee of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) met Sept. 24 and offered insight into how the agricultural commodity markets have functioned in recent months, especially in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. “The events of 2020 demonstrate just how important it is for all of us to work together as partners so that our ag markets
Category 2 Hurricane Sally made landfall on September 16 near Gulf Shores, Alabama, around 4:45 am CDT, with sustained winds near 105 mph. Torrential rainfall across southern Alabama and western Florida sparked major to record flooding, while wind-related damage and power outages were common. Once inland over the Southeast, Sally quickly weakened but continued to produce heavy rain, extending as far north as southern Virginia. Mostly dry weather covered the remainder of the c
More money is on the way. President Trump, speaking in Wisconsin last Thursday, announced an additional $14 billion for “agricultural producers facing market disruptions and associated costs because of COVID-19.” The package includes up to $1 billion for the Farmers to Families Food Box program, which has benefited the dairy industry and likely propelled Friday’s block cheese skyward (details ahead). The aid will likely keep cheese prices strong and in turn milk prices, but w
OMAHA (DTN) -- After starting out ahead of normal, the U.S. corn harvest fell slightly behind the five-year average by the end of last week, according to the USDA NASS weekly Crop Progress report released on Monday. NASS estimated that, as of Sunday, Sept. 20, 8% of U.S. corn had been harvested, 2 percentage points behind the average pace of 10%. This was despite corn development continuing to run ahead of average with 95% of the crop dented, ahead of the average of 90%, and
Average daily streamflows indicated in cubic feet per second.
Reservoir levels current as of midnight on date indicated.
Click on gaging stations (red dots) for streamflow hydrographs. Upper Snake River system is at 49 % of capacity. (Jackson Lake,Palisades, Grassy Lake,Island Park,Ririe,American Falls,LakeWalcott) Total space available:2078570 AF Total storage capacity:4045695 AF