Thursday, December 1, 2016 12:56PM CST
The president of the Arkansas Farm Bureau hopes President-elect Donald Trump will stick with the Trans-Pacific Partnership while Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson touts the trade opportunities for farmers in Cuba and China -- two countries Trump has poked on trade issues.
March corn was 1 cent higher, January soybeans were 1 cent higher, and March Chicago wheat was 4 cents higher.
The cattle complex is likely to open on a mixed basis tied to residual selling on one hand and short-covering on the other. Similarly, lean hog contracts should begin with uneven pricing in slow volume.