Monday, November 24, 2014 7:07AM CST
Brazilian soybean planting is now three-quarters complete. Concerns about dryness remain, now allied with pre-occupation about rising caterpillar populations, AgRural reports.
December corn was 2 cents lower, January soybeans 6 cents lower, and December Chicago wheat 1 cent higher.
Live and feeder contracts are likely to open with decent progress, supported by cash premiums and follow-through buying. On the other hand, look for the lean hog pit to being on a mixed basis tied to long liquidation and light bear spreading.