Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures are trading 3 1/2 to 4 cents lower on Wednesday. This morning’s weekly EIA report indicated that a robust 1.059 million barrels

Cotton -

Cotton futures are showing losses of 21 to 30 points in most contracts, with thinly traded Oct up 4 points. Pressure is coming from the US dollar

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures are down $1.50 to $2.20 in the nearby contracts on Wednesday. The CME Lean Hog Index for 8/14 was 40 cents lower than the previous

Cattle -

Live cattle futures are 70 cents to $1.175 lower at midday.  Feeder cattle futures are down $3.05 to $3.425 in the front months. The CME feeder

Wheat -

Wheat futures are mostly 6 to 9 1/2 cents lower in the CBT and KC contracts at midday, as MPLS is 6 to 8 cents higher in the nearby contracts.

Soybeans -

Soybean futures are mostly a penny to 2 1/4 cents lower at midday. Sep soy meal is down $1.40/ton, with nearby bean oil up 10 points. Rains rolling

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