Monday, September 22, 2014 12:23PM CDT
Why own farms when you can own shares in a farmland pool? The advent of agriculture's first real estate investment trusts means small-scale investors can get a share of farmland's action for the first time.
Monday, September 22, 2014 11:49AM CDT
The Canadian government has fined the CN railroad and the CP railroad is suing the government over interswitching rules. In the U.S., legislation is moving forward that would give the Surface Transportation Board more power over railroad service and practices.
Corn is lower at 6 a.m. (CT); soybeans are higher; wheat is steady.
Light trade is likly to be seen through livestock futures, which could limit additional buyer support through most of the morning. Traders continue to focus on outside market direction as well as the ability to firm beef and pork values through early week.