Friday, June 24, 2022 11:41AM CDT
Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller announced in February 2022 his office would look into historically high fertilizer prices as agricultural groups asked for this request. In wanting to learn more, Miller asked Iowa State University to study the issue. The report from ISU was released this week.
December corn was up 8 cents, November soybeans were up 1 cent and September KC wheat was up 11 cents.
It was a weird Thursday for the cattle complex with live contracts under pressure while feeders posted strong gains. Higher cash prices in the North failed to generate buying interest. Hogs took a beating as slower slaughter and demand concerns increased trader anxiety.