Tuesday, August 3, 2021 3:27PM CDT
The Senate infrastructure bill is projected to add $550 billion in spending in several areas, including dozens of provisions that set aside specific funds for rural projects in areas such as roads, bridges, waterways and broadband.
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 2:20PM CDT
The strong ridge in the West is breaking down, at least temporarily. That will allow a few disturbances to finally move through the northern U.S. and Canadian Prairies.
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 9:22AM CDT
A Senate appropriations bill that passed out of a subcommittee on Monday includes provisions that would provide $7 billion in disaster aid for 2020 and 2021 weather challenges.
December corn is down 2 1/2 cents per bushel, November soybeans are up 2 3/4 cents, and September KC wheat is up 1/2 cent.
The livestock complex extended gains Tuesday, but those gains stemmed from the optimism of traders and not from underlying cash. Futures were low enough to entice traders to step in on the anticipation of the trend turning back up.