Wednesday, December 13, 2017 4:05PM CST
Agricultural security risks have become a major concern for Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Pat Roberts, R-Kan., but the chairman acknowledged Wednesday that talking about a possible attack on agriculture or food production is a hard conversation.
March corn was fractionally lower, January soybeans were 5 cents lower, and March Chicago (SRW) was fractionally lower.
Lean hog contracts should open lower, pressured by long liquidation and struggling carcass value. On the other hand, cattle complex futures seem likely to open on a mixed basis as traders position ahead of cash news.