Divisions

Futures
Quotes retrieved on April 22, 2018, 01:21:20 PM CDT

Commentary
Corn
Corn futures closed the Friday session with 4 3/4 to 5 1/2 cent losses. Front month May was down 2.52% since last Friday. Friday’s CFTC Commitment of Traders report indicated spec funds in corn futures and options trimming their net long positi...
Wheat
Wheat futures settled Friday with most contracts 12 to 14 cents lower. Nearby CBT lost 1.96% on the week, with KC down 2.62% and MPLS 2.76% lower. Forecasts for this weekend are still showing moisture across the Southern Plains, although amounts have...
Ag Market Commentary
Corn futures closed the Friday session with 4 3/4 to 5 1/2 cent losses. Front month May was down 2.52% since last Friday. Friday’s CFTC Commitment of Traders report indicated spec funds in corn futures and options trimming their net long positi...
Cotton
Cotton futures posted 101 to 250 point gains in most nearby contracts to end the week, as May was up 2.47% since last Friday. The large money managers in cotton futures and options added another 3,835 contracts to their net long position as of Tuesda...
Soybeans
Soybean futures ended the day with losses of 7 to 8 3/4 cents, as nearby May was 2.42% lower on the week. Board crush margins expanded. Soy meal was up 80 cents/ton, with front month soy oil down 11 points. Managed money in soybean futures and option...
Lean Hogs
Lean hog futures were mostly 20 to 67.5 cents lower on Friday. The CME Lean Hog Index was up 92 cents from the previous day to $55.97. The USDA pork carcass cutout value was down 51 cents at $67.91 this afternoon. The national base hog weighted avera...