Friday, April 23, 2021 5:00AM CDT
According to USDA, the U.S. will have 1.35 billion bushels of corn at the start of the new 2021-22 season. That is not what corn prices at $6.00 and higher are saying in April.
Thursday, April 22, 2021 5:49PM CDT
President Joe Biden's pledge, released on Earth Day, to cut U.S. emissions in half includes the potential of accelerating biofuels use in aviation fuel. The goal of paying more farmers for climate-smart practices got a boost with a voice vote in the Senate Agriculture Committee, which advanced the Growing Climate Solutions Act.
July corn is down 9 cents, July soybeans are down 6 1/2 cents and July KC wheat is down 3 1/2 cents.
It was not a good day Thursday in the livestock complex as increasing grain prices put substantial pressure on futures. Bright spots have been few this week, but the possibility of lower grain prices Friday might provide some support.