American Fats: Precipitous Drops In Energy Prices Translate to Quiet Fat Market

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American Fats: Precipitous Drops In Energy Prices Translate to Quiet Fat Market

With huge losses on heating oil and crude prices today, most in the market were content to sit out buying and selling today. The market tomorrow should provide additional insight into market direction, but anything short of a full recovery is apt to correct fat prices lower. Cattle slaughter finished last week at a robust

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Should Farmer Plant Organic Corn or Organic Soybeans in 2020/2021?

Should Farmer Plant Organic Corn or Organic Soybeans in 2020/2021?

The drop in organic corn prices in the mid-west in conjunction with the rise in organic soybean prices in...

Organic Soybean Prices Could Surge on ASF Import Ban

Organic Soybean Prices Could Surge on ASF Import Ban

The National Pork Producers Council and 30 state pork producer associations are lobbying the U.S. Department of Agriculture to...

Ethanol & DDGS – Ethanol Stocks Hit All-Time High

Ethanol & DDGS – Ethanol Stocks Hit All-Time High

According to the EIA’s Weekly Petroleum Status Report, ethanol production increased 7,000 barrels per day to a 1.04 billion-barrel-per-day...

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Spot Organic Corn Prices Drop Below $8 per Bushel in the Midwest

  Organic corn prices mid-west picked up at the farm have dropped below $8 per bushel level according to...

Organic Grain Price Forecast 2020; Organic Bean Prices Are Rising While Organic Corn Prices are Falling

Organic Grain Price Forecast 2020; Organic Bean Prices Are Rising While Organic Corn Prices are Falling

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Small Refinery Exemptions

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LCFS Credit Production Surpasses CARB Estimates, Biodiesel and RD Struggle

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Organic Wheat Prices Stabilize Buoyed by Organic Wheat Breat Revenues

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Organic wheat prices have stabilized along with corn prices and continue to see sporadic activity. Feed wheat prices are...

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06.24.2024

Stable biodiesel production leaves supply, prices unchanged in crude glycerin market

Stable biodiesel production leaves supply, prices unchanged in crude glycerin market

Glycerin prices held steady on Monday June 24, with producers and traders reporting little change to begin the week.

Crude glycerin traders were quoting the market in the...

06.24.2024

Cattle slaughter continues to lag 2022, 2023 levels

Cattle slaughter continues to lag 2022, 2023 levels

Six cars of technical tallow traded at 54 cents per lb Chicago on Monday June 24, and separately two cars of edible tallow traded up to 56 cents per...

06.24.2024

Hog slaughter slightly higher into July; May cattle placed on feed higher

Hog slaughter slightly higher into July; May cattle placed on feed higher

The US domestic protein market was quiet on Monday June 24, with no price changes reported.

US hog slaughter
Fastmarkets’ research team forecasts hog slaughter at 2.38 million...

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