Thursday, December 13, 2018 11:52AM CST
Despite a global potash price at its highest level in three years, the outlook for the market is for more capacity than new demand. A fertilizer analyst believes this situation will put pressure on potash producers with smaller, higher-cost production facilities.
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 2:15PM CST
White House officials are holding off approving the second round of Market Facilitation Payments "amid optimism China will soon resume buying U.S. soybeans," Reuters reported on Tuesday.
March corn was up 1/4 cent, January soybeans were down 1 1/4 cents, and March KC wheat was up 5 cents.
Expect lean hog futures to start out moderately lower, checked by board premiums and softening carcass value. The cattle complex should open on a mixed basis as traders position ahead of cash potential.