Wednesday, November 19, 2014 3:09PM CST
After a massive algal bloom shut off drinking water last summer to more than 400,000 residents in Toledo, Ohio, state and federal lawmakers begin focusing on how to prevent.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 2:20PM CST
China's domestic soybean acreage has been on a long-term decline, and most of this year's crop will be used by the food industry, opening the possibility for greater non-GMO soybean imports in the future.
December corn was 1 cent higher, January soybeans 4 cents higher, and December Chicago wheat 3 cents lower.
Live and feeder contracts seem likely to begin on a mixed basis thanks to follow-through buying and profit taking. Hog futures should open moderately lower, checked by the discount of the cash index and struggling wholesale pork values.