Ethanol Margins Remain Tight
Friday, March 23, 2018 12:08PM CDT
Though the costs of production for corn ethanol plants have remained low, a fall in ethanol prices has hurt revenues.
Omnibus Offers Funds, Fixes
Friday, March 23, 2018 12:03PM CDT
The omnibus funding package released Wednesday provides regulatory relief on several fronts, while offering some major funding boosts for USDA programs, ranging from a new broadband pilot to more conservation investments. It also tackles the so-called "grain glitch."
Cash Market Moves
Friday, March 23, 2018 12:01PM CDT
The first barge has yet to make its way through Lake Pepin to get to St. Paul, Minnesota, because the ice in the middle of the lake was still too thick on March 14, 2018, to allow tows to pass through.
The Market's Fine Print
Thursday, March 22, 2018 7:33AM CDT
Many beef producers currently struggle with torn allegiance to McDonald's thanks to recent policy announcements by the fast-food giant that seem to pull in conflicting directions.