Thursday, October 23, 2014 4:38PM CDT
While the U.S. defends its mandatory Country-of-Origin Labeling law, Canada has its own labeling laws and ways to champion domestic meat production even though Canada's labeling law isn't mandatory.
Thursday, October 23, 2014 10:44AM CDT
Today, environmental and economic pressures are transforming how growers use nutrients and water to boost crop yields. In the process, farmers are turning to technology that can support their efforts.
December corn was 3 cents higher, November soybeans 6 cents higher, and December Chicago wheat 9 cents higher.
Strong gains developed in the cash cattle market starting Thursday afternoon. It is expected that cash market interest will continue to be seen through much of Friday, although given the strong price jump over week ago levels, it is uncertain how many cattle packers will be willing to buy.