Wednesday, June 20, 2018 10:28AM CDT
While livestock and insect haulers have an exemption to electronic logging device (ELD) rules through Sept. 30, 2018, other agriculture commodity haulers will see their current exemption run out at midnight on June 18. However, another new bill introduced last week would delay enforcement.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 8:57AM CDT
The U.S. corn crop's good-to-excellent rating is the highest for this time of year in nearly two decades, according to the USDA National Ag Statistics Service's latest Crop Progress report.
July corn was up 1 3/4 cents, July soybeans were up 3 3/4 cents, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was up 6 3/4 cents.
The cattle complex should open with uneven price action thanks to follow-through buying on one hand and uncertain cash prospects on the other. Lean hog futures are also expected to open on a mixed basis, pressured by residual selling interest and constructive fundamentals.