Friday, June 24, 2016 2:18PM CDT
In a historic move that will have major long-term implications on trade and markets, voters in Great Britain surprised the world by voting Thursday to leave the European Union.
Friday, June 24, 2016 1:27PM CDT
Costco Wholesale Corp. has been working all spring to get approval for a $180 million poultry processing plant near Fremont, Nebraska, that would process roughly 1.6 million birds a week. The processing plant, under the name Lincoln Premium Poultry LLC, would need roughly 400 barns built in the local area that would each raise about 43,000 birds per barn for each flock delivered.
Friday, June 24, 2016 7:07AM CDT
In this week's Crop Tech Corner, Monsanto is testing a new Bt protein for plant bugs and thrips, a giant robot is scanning crops near Phoenix and an old Southern wheat variety is back on the table.
December corn was 8 cents lower, November soybeans were 13 cents lower, and July Kansas City wheat was 5 cents lower.
Livestock futures could open moderately lower, pressured in part by the U.K. vote to leave the EU and the resulting strength in the U.S. dollar. Yet contracts could quickly turn mixed as traders position ahead of Friday's long menu of reports.