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Soybeans, corn, wheat pressured to start the week

Soybeans were lower Monday, likely pressured by speculative selling.  There’s hot and dry weather in some parts of the U.S. while field conditions remain excessively wet in other parts of major soybean growing areas.  Soybeans conditions declined 2 points this week to 70 percent... Read More.

Cattle futures pressured by profit taking

Chicago Mercantile Exchange live and feeder cattle futures were pressured by profit taking ahead of this week’s widespread direct business. April live was down $.75 at 4187.25 and June was $.25 lower at $183.27. April feeders were $1.30 lower at $255.87 and May... Read More.

Hog futures pressured by premium to cash

Chicago Mercantile Exchange live and feeder cattle futures were lower, with boxed beef down at midday, getting ready for the week’s widespread direct business. Feeders also saw profit taking after Wednesday’s gains, despite another round of losses in corn. February live was down... Read More.