Thursday, December 5, 2013 2:58PM CST
Independent U.S. farm operations hold advantages compared to overseas competitors with 100,000 acres and up, farmer columnist Adam Erwin learned at a global farm investment fair.
Thursday, December 5, 2013 2:49PM CST
With no major improvements to infrastructure over the last year, delays at Brazilian ports will be worse than ever when the 2013-14 soybean crop arrives in February.
Corn futures are higher at 6 a.m. CST, soybeans lower and wheat higher.
Live and feeder futures are expected to open this morning with uneven prices thanks to a slow combination of follow-through selling and late-week short covering. Lean hog contracts should open moderately lower, pressured by fundamental worries.