Divisions

Futures
Quotes retrieved on October 17, 2018, 04:18:35 AM CDT

Commentary
Wheat Market Commentary
Wheat futures closed the Tuesday session with most contracts steady to 4 1/4 cents in the red. NASS reported that KS is now lagging normal pace at 62% planted, most other HRW states are also behind average. Emergence in those same states, however, is...
Soybeans Market Commentary
Soybean futures gave back some of Monday’s gains on Turnaround Tuesday, down 6 to 7 cents. Nearby soy meal was down $4.70/ton, with soy oil 10 points lower. Forecasts for the next week are dry for most of the Corn Belt, helping to get things dr...
Ag Market Commentary
Corn futures saw 3 cent losses in most nearby contracts Turnaround Tuesday profit taking. A drier pattern this week should allow producers in the Corn Belt to make better harvest progress. Monday’s Crop Progress indicated most WCB states laggin...
Cotton Market Commentary
Cotton futures were steady to 39 points lower in the front months on Tuesday, ignoring the drastic deterioration to the national crop reported on Monday. With estimated ending stocks pushing 5 million bales, the market can be complacent at times abou...
Corn Market Commentary
Corn futures saw 3 cent losses in most nearby contracts Turnaround Tuesday profit taking. A drier pattern this week should allow producers in the Corn Belt to make better harvest progress. Monday’s Crop Progress indicated most WCB states laggin...
Lean Hogs Market Commentary
Lean hog futures settled Tuesday with gains of 12.5 to 65 cents. The CME Lean Hog Index was down 24 cents from the previous day @ $68.75 on October 12. The USDA pork carcass cutout value was 63 cents lower in the Tuesday afternoon report at $80.87. T...