Thursday, December 5, 2019 1:54PM CST
This year has been rough for farmers, but challenging market conditions and lower volumes of seed, grain and fertilizer business have also made profitability a struggle for traditional grain trading and ag input businesses.
March corn is down 1/2 cent per bushel, January soybeans are up 3 cents, and March KC wheat is up 3/4 cent.
Active pressure in cattle futures Wednesday left the market looking for late-week stability. Although losses have done little long-term technical damage at this point, the concern of a changing trend is adding increased anxiety through the complex.