Markets

Previous Open High Low Last Change Close
ETHANOL Feb '19 1.269 1.263 1.277 1.263 1.267 -0.002
ETHANOL Mar '19 1.288 1.280 1.298 1.280 1.286 -0.002
ETHANOL Apr '19 1.312 1.312 1.312 1.312 1.312 0.000
CORN Mar '19 380'0 379'6 382'0 378'2 379'2 -0'6
CORN May '19 388'0 388'0 390'0 386'2 387'4 -0'4
CORN Jul '19 395'4 395'2 397'6 393'6 395'2 -0'2
SOYBEANS Mar '19 907'6 908'2 914'2 905'6 909'6 2'0
SOYBEANS May '19 921'0 921'4 927'2 919'4 923'0 2'0
SOYBEANS Jul '19 934'0 936'0 940'0 932'0 935'6 1'6
WHEAT Mar '19 517'6 519'6 522'6 516'0 519'4 1'6
WHEAT May '19 523'0 525'0 527'6 521'0 524'2 1'2
WHEAT Jul '19 528'2 528'4 532'6 524'0 529'0 0'6
LIVE CATTLE Feb '19 127.100 127.025 127.175 126.525 126.850 -0.250
LIVE CATTLE Apr '19 126.900 127.125 127.125 126.450 126.800 -0.100
LIVE CATTLE Jun '19 116.825 116.975 116.975 116.450 116.675 -0.150
LEAN HOGS Feb '19 60.850 61.175 61.775 61.175 61.250 0.400
LEAN HOGS Apr '19 64.625 64.700 65.300 64.700 64.825 0.200
LEAN HOGS May '19 70.625 71.175 71.175 70.850 70.850 0.225
SOYBEAN MEAL Mar '19 3122 3122 3151 3120 3137 15
SOYBEAN MEAL May '19 3158 3160 3187 3157 3173 15
SOYBEAN MEAL Jul '19 3196 3197 3225 3196 3210 14
CANADIAN DOLLAR Feb '19 0.754250 0.753600 0.756300 0.752800 0.754150 -0.000100
CANADIAN DOLLAR Mar '19 0.754700 0.754200 0.757000 0.753100 0.754700 0.000000
CANADIAN DOLLAR Apr '19 0.755250 0.757350 0.753800
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FSA Offices to Partially Open

USDA will recall about 2,500 Farm Service Agency workers for Thursday, Friday and Tuesday to help process payments and provide limited help with existing loans for farmers and ranchers.Read more

Hemp Interest Remains High

A panel discussion at the American Farm Bureau Federation convention drew a big crowd of farmers interested in what it means now that Congress has removed hemp from being classified as a Schedule I drug as part of the farm bill.Read more

Kub's Den

Stable corn prices stuck in a sideways trading range may not be very exciting for producers, but they are favorable for end users of various varieties, almost all of whom may pencil out some profit in 2019.Read more

Fix for Heirs Property

When a farmland owner dies without a will, the real estate often lacks a clear title, making it harder to apply for a USDA farm number, loans and safety net benefits. A provision of the recently passed farm bill simplifies that process, and experts say it could encourage more states to adopt property laws that help keep farms intact.Read more

Trump Sees Receptive Farmer Audience

In an hour-long speech, President Donald Trump bounced back and forth between his focus on the border wall and his administration's push for trade deals as he spoke Monday to roughly 6,000 members of the American Farm Bureau Federation.Read more

America's Best Shops - 4

The worst new shop is the shop built too small or in the wrong place. This is the fourth and final story in DTN/The Progressive Farmer's series on America's Best Shops where growers share their resourceful and innovative ideas for indoor workspaces.Read more

Ag Labor Still a Farm Bureau Priority

Amid the celebratory mood for American Farm Bureau Federation's 100th meeting, President Zippy Duvall spoke Sunday about the challenges of 2018, seen as a perfect storm for farmers with a combination of natural disasters, low prices, a trade war, labor shortages, lower incomes and rising debt.Read more

Dicamba Lawsuit Setback

EPA and Monsanto won their motion to dismiss the lawsuit challenging the 2016 dicamba registration, but the plaintiffs will now fast track a new challenge to the 2018 registration.Read more

AFBF's Big Beef on Meat

Members of the American Farm Bureau Federation's voting delegates on Tuesday voted to oppose lab-grown and plant-based products from using terms associated with traditional meat products.Read more