Fri Jul 18, 2014 12:54 PM CDT Deliveries of past-due rail cars are still lagging in parts of the U.S. and Canada, and grain shippers worry the upcoming harvest will put railroads even further behind schedule.
Wed Jun 18, 2014 02:22 PM CDT It's difficult to overstate the importance of the Chinese when it comes to American agriculture. A pair of headlines caught my eye this morning. In the short-term, the Chinese think their economy will keep growing. In the long-term, they see agriculture investment as a key play.
Wed Jun 4, 2014 12:56 PM CDT The Senate confirmed three nominees to lead the CFTC on Tuesday. Ag's relationship with the commission has been rocky, and only time will tell if changing personnel will improve it.