Friday, April 18, 2014 3:25PM CDT
The fertilizer industry is working to learn more about federal regulations and best practices, as well as educate the public about what it does to keep retail facilities safe.
Friday, April 18, 2014 3:23PM CDT
In an effort to slow the spread of disease, U.S. hog producers will now be required to report incidents of both the porcine epidemic diarrhea virus and swine delta coronavirus to the government, U.S. Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack announced Friday.
Corn futures are higher at 6 a.m. CST; soybeans higher; wheat higher.
The cattle complex should initially trade somewhat softer, checked by profit taking and pre-cash positioning. Lean hog futures are also likely to open moderately lower, pressured by pre-holiday long liquidation.