Northern Ag Network
Northern Ag Network
Northern Broadcasting System    Northern News Network    Northern Sports Network
Search This Site...
Search This Site...

Ag News Headlines

Northern Ag Top 5 Stories

>> More Top Ag News

Latest Ag News

>> More News Articles

Today's Weather

>> View Complete Local Weather

Guest Opinion

>> More Opinions

What the Hay?!

The Cookie (Dough) Monster

10/27/2016 3:34:00 PM
For all its efforts to fight E. coli, General Mills is still trying to overcome one of the biggest challenges of all: Consumers just won't stop eating raw cookie dough. >> Read More
Article rating: No rating

>> More "What the Hay" News

Upcoming Ag Events

Market Snapshot

Cash Cattle Trend:


Several thousand head sold a good deal higher (i.e., $103 to $105, $1 to $3 better than last week) on the Fed Cattle Exchange internet auction of Wednesday. This should be a bullish omen of wider spread country business through the end of the week.

Live Basis
98 - 102
Dressed Basis
154 - 160

>> More Livestock Cash & Futures Markets 

Feeder Cattle Futures late Monday morning rallied higher with October contracts posting gains near $3 per cwt in reaction to buyers stepping back into the complex

Wheat Cash Trend


All three grains finished higher. Thursday was an unusual day in the markets as a higher U.S. dollar did not stop most commodities from trading higher.

Local 12% Winter
 +4  326 - 391
Local 14% Spring
 +1 to 2  441 - 503

>> More Grain Cash & Futures - 

All three grains closed lower Thursday as mild summer temperatures blanketed the Midwest with another day of good growing weather. 

Featured Auction


Public Auction Yards

5-600 lb Steers
125 - 135
6-700 lb Steers
113 - 125
7-800 lb Steers
120- 123

>> More Local Auction Markets