Friday, July 29, 2016 4:26PM CDT
President Barack Obama on Friday signed into law the Senate bill creating a mandatory disclosure and labeling for foods with ingredients from genetically engineered crops.
Friday, July 29, 2016 3:16PM CDT
South Korea halted imports of wheat from Washington state as USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service reported that 22 glyphosate-resistant wheat plants were found growing in an unplanted field in Washington. USDA stated the wheat was developed by Monsanto Co.
December corn was 2 cents lower, November soybeans were 8 cents lower, and September Chicago wheat was 4 cents lower.
Lean hog futures are set to open lower, pressured by follow-through selling and crashing pork carcass value. On the other hand, live and feeder contracts should begin with moderate gains thanks to residual buying interest and the premium status of expected cash sales.