Tuesday, August 26, 2014 2:10PM CDT
DTN View From the Cab farmer Jamie Harris of Madison, Fla., had a productive week, harvesting about 400 more acres of corn. Meanwhile, in Avoca, Iowa, Karen Johnson and her husband Bill reported a few soybean fields showing signs of untreatable sudden death syndrome.
Corn is lower at 6 a.m. (CT); soybeans are higher; wheat is steady.
Lean hog futures are staged to open solidly higher this morning, supported by spillover buying and ideas of stabilizing late summer fundamentals. The cattle complex should begin on a mixed basis as traders cautiously position ahead of cash news.