Wednesday, November 25, 2015 5:17PM CST
Last May, EPA announced in a response to litigation by the petroleum industry that the agency would make the call on the renewable fuel blend volumes by Nov. 30. As a result, the 2014, 2015 and 2016 Renewable Volume Obligations (RVOs) are expected to be issued before Tuesday.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 5:10PM CST
Farmers may need to wait longer to control problem weeds with Dow's Enlist Duo herbicide and seed package. EPA asked a court for the authority to revoke registration of the herbicide in order to re-evaluate how glyphosate and 2,4-D behave in the environment.
Grains were closed overnight for the U.S. Thanksgiving Holiday, scheduled to open at 8:30 am (CT).
Look for live and feeder futures to open moderately higher, supported by follow-through buying and the late-week needs of short-bought packers. On the other hand, lean hog contracts seems likely to open mixed thanks to residual buying on one hand and profit taking on the other.