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http://climate.sdstate.edu/awdn/maps/soilmaps.asp


 

Thank you again to everyone who helped with the CHS Harvest for Hunger campaign in March. We hope to see checks arrive soon from CHS, Inc. and we will the get them distributed as soon as possible.

CHS Eastern Farmer's totals for this year were:

$29,326 in donations to be given to Feeding South Dakota & Second Harvest Heartland (designated for Rock Cnty)

5,973 pounds of food

In addition, we will receive the following bonus contributions from CHS:

$9,900 ($75 per employee)

$2,500 (additional bonus for collecting donations over $100/employee)

$1,000 (additional bonus - Midwest Region was #1 and received $10,000 bonus overall)


STATE USDA Newswire

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Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on August 30, 2014, 11:11:19 AM CDT
Local Weather

Brandon, South Dakota (57005)

Current Conditions: Cloudy
Temperature: 65°F Dew point: 61°F
Humidity: 87% Pressure: 29.94 in. Hg
Wind: 7 mph From: Northwest

Forecast

Saturday

Hi: 76°
Lo: 62°
Sunday

Hi: 80°
Lo: 58°
Monday

Hi: 75°
Lo: 55°
Tuesday

Hi: 76°
Lo: 58°
Wednesday

Hi: 81°
Lo: 64°

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Commentary
Lean Hogs -

Hog futures ended the week $.25 to $2.65 higher. They were led by a gain of $2.65 in the October contract. The pork carcass cutout was quoted at

Cattle -

Cattle futures settled $.77 to $1.32 higher today. August went off the board at $155.90 after a $2.70 intraday range. Cattle futures do have to

Cotton -

Cotton futures settled steady to 50 points lower.  US export commitments (sales plus bales already shipped) are 50% of the full year

Wheat -

Wheat futures settled mixed in KC and MPLS, but were down 6 to 8 cents in Chicago. The Russians haven’t retreated out of Ukraine to the

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures closed 2 to 4 cents lower today. Prices are still mired in the trading range begun in July.  Trading interest was very thin,

Corn -

Corn futures closed 2 to 4 cents lower today. Prices are still mired in the trading range begun in July.  Trading interest was very thin,

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