Friday, November 28, 2014 7:47AM CST
In this week's Crop Tech Corner, a biotech firm is using GE corn to grow an oral hepatitis vaccine, researchers uncover the genetic tricks plants use to recover from animal feeding, and scientists find a way to boost rice yields by nearly 30%.
Friday, November 28, 2014 6:49AM CST
Tight physical soybean supplies created a demand vacuum during the early part of harvest, but now that beans are settling in silos instead of ships, prices are likely to return to seasonal patterns.
March corn closed up 4 1/4 cents, January soybeans were down 4 cents, and March Chicago wheat was up 5 cents.
Look for live and feeder cattle futures to open moderately higher, supported by short covering and recent cash premiums. The lean hog pit should start out this morning with mixed prices in thin volume.