Friday, September 19, 2014 4:41PM CDT
With a large number of soybean fields sporting varying levels of maturity this fall, farmers need to weigh a variety of economic and agronomic factors before they decide how to harvest.
Friday, September 19, 2014 9:04AM CDT
In this week's Crop Tech Corner, NASA is preparing to launch a sky-high soil moisture satellite, one weed shows an ability to engineer soil, and a valuable wheat breeding gene has been identified.
Corn is lower at 6 a.m. (CT); soybeans are lower; wheat is lower.
The lean hog pit should open significantly higher thanks to impressive carcass value strength and aggressive short covering. Cattle futures are likely to open moderately higher, supported by positioning prior to the development of cash business and the release of the monthly on feed report.