Wednesday, January 17, 2018 11:49AM CST
Representatives from more than 30 organizations were scheduled to meet in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday for the steering committee for the North America Climate Smart Agriculture Alliance. The organizational meeting seeks to keep U.S. agriculture engaged as the United Nations works more aggressively on agriculture and climate change.
March corn was fractionally higher, March soybeans were 1 cent lower, and March Chicago (SRW) wheat was unchanged.
Live and feeder contracts are likely to open under selling pressure sparked by struggling wholesale beef prices and ongoing technical concerns. On the other hand, lean hog issues should open higher thanks to follow-up buying and recent gains in the cash index.