Tuesday, January 16, 2018 7:44AM CST
Although President Donald Trump's administration and some Midwest lawmakers are urging oil and ethanol interests to have meetings of the minds to hash out Renewable Fuel Standard differences, one biofuels organization leader remains unconvinced it will happen.
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 7:38AM CST
Republican congressmen introduced the "Securing America's Future Act" on Wednesday. The bill had several provisions ending green card lottery programs and claimed to reduce overall immigration levels by 25% a year, but at the same time would increase visas for skilled workers and increase visas for agricultural workers.
March corn was fractionally higher, March soybeans were 1 cent lower, and March Chicago (SRW) wheat was unchanged.
Live and feeder contracts are likely to open under selling pressure sparked by struggling wholesale beef prices and ongoing technical concerns. On the other hand, lean hog issues should open higher thanks to follow-up buying and recent gains in the cash index.