Corn futures are trading 4 to 10 cents lower at midday with some pressure from wheat. In the weekly Petroleum Status report, ethanol
Soybean futures are 12 to 14 cents per bushel lower at midday. Nov15 beans hit a new calendar year high of $10.40 this morning before
Lean hog futures are 70 cents lower to $1 higher at midday, with July and August the strongest. The CME Lean Hog Index is off 32
Cotton futures are 11 points higher to 140 points lower at midday with 2016 contracts the firmest and thin October the hardest hit. The
Wheat futures are trading 35 to 38 cents lower at midday. July CHI wheat traded at prices not seen since December 30, 2014.
Live cattle futures are still a computer plaything, with the first two contracts limit up at midday after losses on Tuesday. Feeder cattle