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 lower at 6 a.m. CST, soybeans lower and wheat lower.
The lean hog pit seem set to open moderately lower, pressured by long liquidation and eroding carcass value. Look for the cattle complex to trade on a mixed basis in the early rounds as traders position ahead of late week cash.