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January 2011 will be the first regular monthly edition of Progressive Cattleman. The Progressive Cattleman staff is working to prepare the best editorial, relevant information and most innovative advertising options in the business.

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Except for a brief retreat in early October, corn, soybean, and wheat prices were in a steady uptrend from June 30 through Nov. 9. December 2010 corn futures increased about 70 percent, while January 2011 soybean futures and July 2011 wheat futures increased about 50 percent.

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The 2010 Northern International Livestock Exposition held Oct. 12 to 18 in Billings, Montana, lived up to its motto, "Preserving and Embracing the Western Lifestyle," perhaps more than any previous year in spite of some obstacles presented by Mother Nature months prior to the conference.

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BRYAN, Texas – A Texas AgriLife Extension Service livestock economist has forecasted continued strength in cattle prices heading into 2011, but has warned to keep a watchful eye on the corn supply.

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feedlot_regErratic volatility plagued commercial cattle markets during the month of October in direct relation to the roller coaster ride that grain markets have been experiencing since mid-September when full swing harvest began moving through the Corn Belt. Typically, corn and soybean prices are under pressure during harvest but this year’s disappointing yields and low global stocks have caused grain markets to be ultra-sensitive to the slightest crop report, rumor, or innuendo.

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