Crop progress report Monday afternoon showed the good to excellent category in corn dropped 1 % from last week to 60 % this week. Illinois saw the biggest change in ratings as it dropped 5 % in the
Corn futures were sharply lower on an improving weather forecast and overall commodity weakness. The extended forecast continues to call for cooler than normal temps, while some additional rain was added into the forecast in the morning
October and December live cattle contracts finished the day limit down to close at 114.400 and 115.175 respectively. Feeder cattle followed the downward trend with all 2017 contracts down at least 4 on the day. This comes
The grain markets are trying to rebound some after being down sharply following last weeks USDA supply and demand numbers for July. The biggest issue with the grain markets right now is that there is just a
All 2017 live cattle contracts finished limit up on the day, meaning August cattle finished the day at 117.875. Feeder cattle followed suit and all 2017 contracts finished limit up, with August closing the day at 151.750.