Monday, August 29, 2016 12:00PM CDT
Railroad companies in both the U.S. and Canada are gearing up for another big harvest this fall. The question on most farmers' and shippers' minds is: Can the railroads handle it?
Monday, August 29, 2016 9:41AM CDT
World fertilizer prices were mixed in August, with some products higher and some lower. The increases may be brief, however, as they were based on sellers preparing for fall fieldwork.
December corn was fractionally lower, November soybeans were 2 cents lower, and December Chicago wheat was 1 cent lower.
Look for the cattle complex to open moderately lower Monday, pressured by follow-through selling and bearish cash psychology. On the other hand, expect lean hog issues to begin moderately higher, supported by residual buying interest and the premium status of the cash index.