Friday, October 22, 2021 2:22PM CDT
A coalition of agricultural organizations wrote the secretary of transportation highlighting their supply-chain concerns. The group stressed the need for labor, transportation and infrastructure policies, proposals on container ships, rail service and upgrading inland waterways. The letter comes as more ships continue to pile up outside of western ports.
Friday, October 22, 2021 7:49AM CDT
University researchers are trying to start long-term human health and environmental monitoring studies after an ethanol plant mishandled pesticide-treated seeds near Mead, Nebraska.
December corn is up 4 1/4 cents per bushel, November soybeans are up 3 3/4 cents, and December KC wheat is up 13 cents.
Pressure moved through much of the livestock complex Thursday. Cattle were the recipients of traders positioning themselves ahead of the Cattle on Feed report. The selling in hogs was the result of little underlying support and sell stops being triggered.