Monday, March 30, 2015 3:50PM CDT
It's time once again for the annual March 31 round of Quarterly Grain Stocks and Prospective Plantings reports. The more important, but less hyped, data will likely be found in the quarterly stocks numbers.
Monday, March 30, 2015 11:00AM CDT
T.J. Menn has managed to do something no Illinois farm boy has ever done before. He's turned agriculture into a Facebook trend among students at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government in Boston.
May corn was fractionally lower, May soybeans were 3 cents lower, and May Chicago wheat was 1 cent higher.
Look for lean hog contracts to open mixed this morning following the release of the March 1 H&P with nearby contracts lower and their deferred counterparts higher. The cattle complex is expected to begin with moderately strength thanks to higher cash sales on Friday and follow-through buying interest.