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September 2022 Cattle Projections

September 15, 2022

September 2022 Cattle Projections It’s harvest season and while we usually find this as a time for cheaper feedstuffs, one thing for sure is that many factors need to come […]

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DDGS Breakeven Price in Swine Diets – September 6, 2022

September 15, 2022

  Price Corn $6.50/bu Corn $6.75/bu Corn $7.00/bu Corn $7.25/bu Corn $7.50/bu SBM $400/ton $242 $248 $254 $260 $266 SBM $425/ton $254 $260 $266 $272 $278 SBM $450/ton $265 $271 […]

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Starting High Risk Cattle on Feed

September 1, 2022

What is considered high risk? It seems with today’s markets and feeding scenarios everything is considered high risk when we talk financials. When we talk about incoming feeder cattle, ‘high […]

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August 2022 Cattle Feeding Projections

August 4, 2022

August 2022 Cattle Feeding Projections Cattle projections continue to be impacted by many things. While feed prices have started to look a little more favorable with lowered cost of gains, […]

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Get Tubs Out!

August 2, 2022

We are now approaching mid-summer and the grass out in pastures will be starting to mature.  If you aren’t already supplementing with protein lic tubs you might want to start […]

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DDGS Breakeven Price in Swine Diets for July 27, 2022

August 2, 2022

  Price Corn $5.50/bu Corn $5.75/bu Corn $6.00/bu Corn $6.25/bu Corn $6.50/bu SBM $425/ton $234 $240 $246 $252 $258 SBM $450/ton $245 $251 $257 $263 $269 SBM $475/ton $257 $263 […]

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Form-A-Feed Announces 2022 Scholarship Winners

July 19, 2022

Form-A-Feed has selected four students to receive a Form-A-Feed scholarship this year.  Each year Form-A-Feed awards scholarships to graduating high school seniors and first year college students who are pursuing […]

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Jedlicka Joins Form-A-Feed as Beef Business Manager

July 7, 2022

Justin Jedlicka of McCallsburg, IA joined the Form-A-Feed team as the Beef Business Manager in May 2022. Justin is an Iowa State University graduate and has spent the past 12 […]

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June 2022 Cattle Projections

June 21, 2022

June 2022 Cattle Projections It seems that the beef industry has many hurdles to overcome and that race may not be a sprint but rather a long distance run. Many […]

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Baby, it’s HOT outside! For Calves, Too!

June 13, 2022

Temperature Humidity Index (THI) calculates the effects of both temperature and humidity. As we say in Wisconsin on those days when it’s miserable to be outside, “it’s not the heat, […]

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DDGS Breakeven Price in Swine Diets for June 6, 2022

June 6, 2022

  Price Corn $7.00/bu Corn $7.25/bu Corn $7.50/bu Corn $7.75/bu Corn $8.00/bu SBM $400/ton $254 $260 $266 $272 $278 SBM $425/ton $266 $272 $278 $283 $289 SBM $450/ton $277 $283 […]

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May 2022 Cattle Projections

May 20, 2022

May 2022 Cattle Projections Feedlot projections continue to be tight pending your feed inventory and month of finish. Increasing fuel and cost of operations has led to an increase in […]

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