Monday, April 24, 2017 7:24AM CDT
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt spoke Friday evening at an Earth Day Texas event. Despite disruption from a few protestors, Pruitt talked about the need for EPA to work on both air quality and water quality, as well as the need for water infrastructure improvements.
Monday, April 24, 2017 7:16AM CDT
The USDA is weighing proposals to release genetically modified diamondback moths in New York and a GM virus to fight citrus greening in Florida, while the EU tackles mycotoxins.
July corn was 2 cents higher, July soybeans were 7 cents higher, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 2 cents higher.
Look for the cattle contracts to open on a mixed basis, torn between cash premiums and bearish on feed news. Lean hog futures also seem set for uneven price action in the early rounds with light trade volume.