Friday, April 24, 2015 12:17PM CDT
High-oleic soybeans took a step toward commercialization Friday after the EU approved both Pioneer's Plenish soybean trait and Monsanto's Vistive Gold soybean trait. Monsanto still awaits Chinese approval, but both companies are hoping for commercial launches as early as 2016.
Friday, April 24, 2015 8:56AM CDT
John Deere drew the wrath of social media earlier this week after an op-ed piece appeared online from the magazine "Wired" titled "We Can't Let John Deere Destroy the Very Idea of Ownership."
July corn was 2 cents lower, July soybeans were 4 cents lower, and July Kansas City wheat was 1 cent lower.
Expect the cattle complex to open moderately higher, supported by spillover buying and jockeying before late week cash and the monthly on feed report. Lean hog contracts are also likely to start out in the black thanks to follow-through bullishness and ideas of seasonally improving fundamentals.