Divisions

Futures
Quotes retrieved on May 23, 2018, 01:09:44 PM CDT

Commentary
Cotton
Cotton futures are trading steady to 39 point lower at midday, with October higher in thin trade.  The US dollar index is up 430 points at the moment, causing a little pressure for cotton. The weekly Export Sales report will be released at 7:30 ...
Ag Market Commentary
Corn futures are currently 1 to 2 1/4 cents higher at midday. The USDA reported a private sale of 140,000 MT of optional origin corn split evenly between 17/18 and 18/19 to Saudi Arabia through their daily reporting system. This week’s EIA repo...
Wheat
Wheat futures are trading 6 1/4 to 10 cents higher at the moment, with MPLS the strongest. Rains pushing their way through the Northern Plains are slowing any planting that is left in the area. Analysts are looking for net reductions of 100,000 MT to...
Corn
Corn futures are currently 1 to 2 1/4 cents higher at midday. The USDA reported a private sale of 140,000 MT of optional origin corn split evenly between 17/18 and 18/19 to Saudi Arabia through their daily reporting system. This week’s EIA repo...
Cattle
Live cattle futures are mostly 37.5 cents to $1.85 higher at midday. Feeder cattle futures are up 42.5 cents to $1.675. The CME feeder cattle index was down 24 cents on May 21 at $133.41. Wholesale boxed beef values were mixed on Wednesday morning. C...
Soybeans
Soybean futures are showing 5 to 6 cent gains on Wednesday. Soymeal is up $2.00/ton, with front month soy oil 11 points higher. Reports surfaced this morning about Chinese buyer Sinograin inquiring about US soybeans this week. The average trade guess...