Corn futures are mostly 6 to 7 cents lower at midday, despite a lower US Dollar Index. Yield reports for new crop are variable as harvest
Soybean futures are trading 9 to 10 cents lower in most contracts at midday. Pressure comes from a steady flow of impressive yield reports as
Wheat futures are trading as much as 7 cents lower at midday. Wheat inspections reported this morning for the week ending 9/22 were 875,049 MT, up
Live cattle futures are trading lower at midday with some contracts down more than a buck. Feeders are also lower with October down $1.225.
Lean hog futures are down 30 to 67.5 cents at midday. October forged a new life of contract low this morning and is currently down 67.5 cents
Cotton futures are mixed from 10 lower in the December contract to 27 points higher in the October contract, with March up 5 points at midday