Hog futures are sharply lower for a second day, with December hogs currently more than $2.25 lower in electronic trading and October limit
Cotton futures are trading 70 to 290 points lower at midday despite a much weaker US dollar index. The US dollar rallied sharply yesterday after the
Cattle futures are trading 50 cents to $2.22 lower today, more than erasing the gains from Wednesday. Wholesale beef prices are mixed this morning.
Ag Market Commentary
Corn futures are trading two to three cents lower at midday. The ethanol industry is using about 99 million bushels of corn per week, and enjoying
Wheat futures closed are trading 7 to 8 cents lower today. Trade estimates for the morning USDA weekly Export Sales report were in the 350,000 MT to
Soybean futures are currently trading 9 to 10 cents lower at mid-session. Trade expectations for the weekly USDA Export Sales were 850,000 MT to 1.6