Wednesday, April 23, 2014 2:50PM CDT
Cool, wet weather in parts of the Corn Belt means growers may need to revisit DTN Contributing Agronomist Dan Davidson's thoughts on how corn deals with wet, cold soils.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 2:48PM CDT
The U.S. Chemical Safety Board said Tuesday that the explosion last year at West Fertilizer Co. was preventable and that other communities across the country could be at risk from ammonium nitrate stockpiles.
Corn futures are lower at 6 a.m. CST; soybeans lower; wheat lower.
The lean hog pit should open moderately lower, pressed by struggling beef demand and the bearish cold storage report. On the other hand, live and feeder cattle contracts seem set to begin on a firm basis with the help of follow-through buying and seasonally stronger beef demand.