Monday, September 22, 2014 12:23PM CDT
Why own farms when you can own shares in a farmland pool? The advent of agriculture's first real estate investment trusts means small-scale investors can get a share of farmland's action for the first time.
Monday, September 22, 2014 11:49AM CDT
The Canadian government has fined the CN railroad and the CP railroad is suing the government over interswitching rules. In the U.S., legislation is moving forward that would give the Surface Transportation Board more power over railroad service and practices.
Corn is lower at 6 a.m. (CT); soybeans are lower; wheat is higher.
Look for the cattle complex at the CME to open moderately higher this morning, supported by following through buying and premium feedlot sales that generally surfaced Friday, On the other hand, lean hog futures are likely to begin on a mixed basis thanks to residual buying and early week positioning ahead of the late-week H&P report.