Wednesday, July 6, 2022 11:13AM CDT
A federal judge in California vacated a 2019 Trump administration rule that finalized reforms to the Endangered Species Act. The reforms were supported by agriculture groups.
Wednesday, July 6, 2022 10:33AM CDT
The National Weather Service on Tuesday classified a storm that hit South Dakota, Iowa and southern Minnesota Tuesday evening as a derecho. South Dakota weather stations reported winds reached as high as 99 mph around Howard, South Dakota, northwest of Sioux Falls. Winds across parts of Iowa hit 80 mph, though the storm weakened as it reached the eastern edge of Iowa.
Wednesday, July 6, 2022 9:36AM CDT
Retail fertilizer prices for the fourth week of June 2022 continue to be down from the previous month. Prices were led lower by urea, which was down 11% compared to last month.
PRE-6 a.m. GLOBEX PRICES: December corn is down 3 cents per bushel, November soybeans are up 7 1/4 cents, and September KC wheat is up 12 1/2 cents.
Commodities were hit hard yesterday across the board with July, August and October hog futures being the only positive contracts in a sea of red. Cattle could not find strength from substantially lower corn futures leaving the market in a weak position. Nearby hog futures found strong support from cutouts.