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Library’s hiring 3 temp part-time positions as part of the Summer Reading Program. We are looking for Maker Trainers who will be responsible for assisting specially planned program events for months of June and July. All maker trainers must be 18 as of April 30, 2015. To apply, email a short resume and cover letter to Linda Downs, Library Technology Coordinator at wilsoncountylibrary@outlook.com by March 31st. Please include the following in the subject line of your email: “Maker Corp Trainer Application-Last name, First name (example: Maker Corp Trainer Application-Downs, Linda) or visit the library.
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Texas Cash Market recap, Feb. 4


Texas Cash Market recap, Feb. 4


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AUSTIN -- For the week ending Feb. 4, feeder cattle prices at Texas auctions covered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Market News were steady to $5 higher per hundredweight, with a few to $10 higher. Texas direct feeder sales were steady to $2 higher. Oklahoma City was mostly steady to $2 higher on feeder cattle and $3 to $6 higher on calves. Heifer calves posted the biggest gains at many locations as feeder and replacement buyers competed for the limited offerings. Fed cattle cash prices were $1 lower in moderate trade as packers continue to limit purchases and cut slaughter rates in response to stagnant beef prices and ongoing negative margins. Cotton prices were higher following strong export shipments, prospects for increased Chinese purchases and moves by Pakistan to boost its domestic prices. Corn and grain sorghum were higher amid ongoing concerns about South American crops and tight domestic supplies. Wheat prices were higher on concerns that cold weather damaged the crop in Europe and reports of possible Russian export restrictions. However, the market retreated somewhat late in the week after Russia said it had no plans to limit exports.  . . .

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