Thursday, July 24, 2014 5:15PM CDT
A group of nine Senate Democrats met with White House Chief of Staff John Podesta Thursday. Sen. Al Franken says based on the meeting, he believes both ethanol and biodiesel will see higher-than-proposed volumes in the 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard.
Thursday, July 24, 2014 10:27AM CDT
The Rural Infrastructure Opportunity Fund could broaden investment in rural America, but it also could translate into communities paying higher interest rates to fund needed projects rather than waiting in line for potentially lower interest rates through USDA loans.
Corn is lower at 6 a.m. (CT); soybeans are lower; wheat is higher.
Expect the cattle complex to begin pit trading this morning with mixed action thanks to a late-week combination of residual buying interest and profit taking. Lean hog contracts should open moderately lower, pressured by follow-through selling and pork demand worries.