It is dangerously hot in Oklahoma

The big story impacting the markets right now is the heat dome covering a large portion of the country. Oklahoma recorded 115 degrees Tuesday for only the second time in history.

This video shows a calf using her momma’s shadow as shade! Triple-digits are expected to continue for the next 10 days, possibly longer. We will have updates on the heat dome’s impact on agriculture throughout Market Day Report.


No end in sight for the record heatwave hitting the Southern Plains

Coping with the heat in North Carolina

Alabama farmer hopes to produce a good crop amid extreme heat this growing season

Thousands of Kansas cattle die due to heat stress


The FCC stopped taking requests for the $14 billion program earlier this month. Lawmakers warn an end to this program could be detrimental.
At the center of those discussions is spending for USDA.
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