Monday, March 27, 2017 7:45AM CDT
The comment period ended Friday on rules proposed under the Obama administration to change the balance in regard to the relationships between packers and producers. The rules divide the livestock industry.
Monday, March 27, 2017 7:40AM CDT
Kentucky farmers who contracted to deliver canola last year to a small Georgia company are still waiting on payment after the company had problems with its 2015 canola crop that spilled over into the 2016 harvest.
May corn was fractionally higher, May soybeans were 1 cent lower, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 2 cents lower.
The cattle complex should open significantly lower with early selling linked to China's decision to lifts its general ban on Brazilian meat. Lean hog issues are also likely to begin on the defensive thanks to follow-through selling and long liquidation.