Friday, April 29, 2016 10:01AM CDT
A northeast Iowa farmer wants to interseed a cover-crop mix into his corn crop, but his insurer warned him against the practice. After the farmer got the Risk Management Agency involved, the insurer told him that he would face a quality-control audit this growing season.
July corn was 1 cent higher, July soybeans were 1 cent lower, and July Kansas City wheat was 1 cent higher.
Live and feeder contracts are set to open moderately lower, pressured by follow-through selling and sloppy cash action. On the other hand, lean hog futures should open with a firm undertone, supported by spillover buying and improving fundamentals.