Monday, October 15, 2018 6:09AM CDT
Retail fertilizer prices continue their slow march higher, with urea prices increasing 6% from last month, which widened the spread between anhydrous prices when it comes to per-pound costs of nitrogen.
December corn was down 1 3/4, November soybeans were down 2 3/4, and December MPLS wheat was down 1 1/4.
Live and feeder futures seemed geared to open on a mixed basis thanks to residual selling and early-week short-covering. Lean hogs should also begin with mixed price action with nearbys gaining on deferreds.