CANADIAN BORN CATTLE: If you plan to sell cattle that originated in Canada, you must inform the auction market in advance, and all of the necessary documents must be in order and must accompany the animal(s) when they are unloaded. FAILURE TO FOLLOW THIS PROCEDURE COULD RESULT IN RECEIVING NO VALUE FOR YOUR ANIMAL(S).
SALE SCHEDULE Consignors: We encourage you to keep a close watch on our sale schedule. We may cancel a sale or two depending on the situation, and we would rather not have someone find that out when they back up to the chute. UNLOADING TIMES Starting May 1, our receiving and load-out times will be as follows: Incoming Cattle: Night before sale day: until 10pm All other days: until 5pm Outgoing Cattle: Night after sale: All night All other days: 7am to 5pm
UPCOMING SALES & EVENTS
Wednesday, Sept. 3 - JASON PRAUS LAND AUCTION 6pm MDT - Stockmens West 80 acres crop land 11 miles NE of Dickinson South half of the southwest quarter(S1/2SW1/4) of section twelve (12) In township one hundred forty (140) North of Range ninety-five (95) West of fifth Principal Meridian, Stark County, North Dakota Containing 80 acres, more or less, according to the United States Government Survey thereof.
Thursday, Sept. 4 - REGULAR SALE
Sept. 10-12 - SUPERIOR LABOR DAY VIDEO AUCTION DEADLINE FOR THE SALE AUG. 25
Thursday, Sept. 11 - YEARLING & OPEN HEIFER SPECIAL
Tuesday, Sept. 16 - JOE SIMON WILL BE BUYING ALL CLASSES OF HORSES AT STOCKMENS WEST For more info call 612-963-0712 or 952-836-8811
Thursday, Sept. 18 - REGULAR SALE
Saturday, Sept. 20 - DOUBLE J CATALOG HORSE SALE For more info go to http://doublejhorsesales.com/
Thursday, Sept. 25 - REGULAR SALE & YEARLING SPECIAL
All indications point to a large global wheat crop this year. The most recent USDA report forecast global production at a record 716.09 million metric tonnes, up almost 11 mmt or 1.5% from last year's crop. Sounds bearish? Perhaps not so.
DECATUR, Illinois (DTN) -- I'm living in a lush garden this year. Another 1.75 inches of rain fell on my central Illinois home yesterday and some of the surrounding area got as much as 4 inches. That should be enough to make the kernels and pods fill into a central and south central Illinois bin buster. We had only a brief period of dry conditions during July, but the nights were downright chilly during that time. We've barely turned the lawnmowers off this summer.
A University of Illinois entomologist and his grad student endure summer heat and impressive heights to track the dispersal habits of the western corn rootworm, which is proving to be alarmingly mobile.
Researchers at the University of Nebraska and Purdue University have pinpointed a gene that produces semi-determinate soybean plants, in the hopes that their smaller stature could help farmers with lodging in high-yielding environments.
With reports of heavy rootworm pressure surfacing in the Corn Belt, entomologists are urging growers to get out and dig roots to check their level of rootworm pressure before they select seed for next year.