Thursday, October 30, 2014 12:22PM CDT
Officials from the state of Kansas submitted comments to EPA on the proposed Clean Water Act rule recently, providing specific examples of where they say connectivity science doesn't add up.
Thursday, October 30, 2014 12:13PM CDT
The next generation of U.S. farmers will face challenges such as adapting to climate change and finding ways to feed a growing world population, U.S. Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack told FFA members at the 2014 National FFA Convention and Expo.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 9:52AM CDT
China's media environment makes finding truthful information about genetically engineered crops difficult, leading to consumer concerns about safety. It gets worse when global news organizations report news about China that the government won't acknowledge.
December corn was 3 cents higher, November soybeans 3 cents higher, and December Chicago wheat 6 cents higher.
Look for cattle contracts to begin on a mixed basis as traders position ahead of cash news. Lean hog futures should also open on a mixed basis thanks to a combination of spillover selling and short covering.