Friday, January 18, 2019 2:25PM CST
Cattle and hog producers across the central Midwest are taking some extra measures to protect their animals' health and performance in a winter storm that is forecast to move across the region late Friday and this weekend.
Friday, January 18, 2019 2:21PM CST
The CEOs of three Farm Credit banks and the Farm Credit Council called on lawmakers and the president to reopen the federal government so farmers can get farm loans lined up before planting season begins.
March corn is up 1 3/4 cents, March soybeans are up 4 3/4 cents, and March K.C. wheat is up 4 1/4 cents.
Market weakness through the end of the week is creating additional market pressure in cattle and hog futures. This could allow for moderate price shifts as traders adjust positions ahead of the long holiday weekend.