Trade Aid Delayed
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 2:15PM CST
White House officials are holding off approving the second round of Market Facilitation Payments "amid optimism China will soon resume buying U.S. soybeans," Reuters reported on Tuesday.
Senate Passes Farm Bill
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 2:07PM CST
The Senate jumped ahead of the House on Tuesday and gave final approval to the 2018 farm bill with an 87-13 vote. A hearing on the bill before the House Rules Committee on Tuesday afternoon was delayed, which could push the final House vote back a day.
USDA Reports Summary
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 2:05PM CST
USDA on Tuesday released its latest December Crop Production and World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) reports.
Cash Market Moves
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 1:42PM CST
The departure of Motor Vessel Thomas E. Erickson in late November signified the end of the 2018 shipping season on the Upper Mississippi River within the St. Paul District.