Soybeans were lower on fund and technical selling. Contracts gave back Tuesday’s gains and then some with pressure from lower moves in crude and palm oils, along with soybean products. Those losses can be linked to the recent bearish Chinese economic data and... Read More.
The midterm election results are unclear, meaning control of the committees and the direction of the next farm bill are also unclear. There are several close races in the House that have not been determined as of Wednesday morning, but Republicans are expected to... Read More.
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Will Howard could have sulked when he lost the starting quarterback job at Kansas State to Adrian Martinez, the transfer from Nebraska who had never thrown a pass for the Wildcats. Howard could... Read More.
Soybeans were mostly lower on spread trade and profit taking. Beans are continuing to watch early harvest activity and early planting in South America, along with product demand. Export sales were down on the week, but with good numbers for Egypt and China... Read More.
Some producers’ payments under the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program are coming into question following a review from the Government Accountability Office. The $31 billion program was launched by the Trump administration in 2020. The Farm Service Agency provided the aid to more than 950,000... Read More.
Harvest is drawing closer and the uncertainties about corn crop size are playing a role in supporting futures prices. StoneX broker Craig Turner tells Brownfield the recent planted area adjustments from the USDA might not show up in September’s crop numbers, “What will... Read More.
Uncertainties surrounding Ukraine’s exports are helping prop up U.S. prices. Craig Turner, broker at StoneX tells Brownfield that Ukraine’s exports after Russia’s invasion are a big question mark for commodities, “The problem is the war could escalate, and then we’re right back where... Read More.
By Jacob Fischler, Kansas Reflector Just before the July 4 holiday, the federal agency that manages offshore energy development proposed a five-year plan for as many as 11 and as few as zero new oil and gas sites in the Gulf of Mexico and off... Read More.