Save the date! Thursday, April 6 there will be a livestock show clinic put on by Show-Rite at the Olmsted County Fair Grounds at 6 pm. We hope to see you there!
The CHS (Rochester) annual meeting is Friday, March 17, 2017 at the Kahler Apache. The doors open at 9:30 am with the meeting at 10:30 am with lunch to follow. We are also looking for food and monetary donations for our Harvest for Hunger food drive! Please consider bringing nonperishable food items that will be distributed throughout those communities that we serve. Help us fight hunger!
Fundamentally, there has been little to feed the bulls in recent weeks. Prospective acres were in line with expectations and the monthly supply and demand report confirmed ample stocks of both corn and soybeans. Only two things are giving anyone in production agriculture any hope: weather and funds. After the bearish government reports of late, ...Continue Reading »
Big crops tend to get bigger and eventually fundamentals will kick in to drive price direction. That was very evident this week as soybeans continued their steep slide lower with old crop contracts losing nearly $0.25 on the week. Corn was able to separate itself from beans some this week but still lost a dime ...Continue Reading »