Monday, June 17, 2019 2:29PM CDT
USDA issued a statement from Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue on disaster aid late Monday, along with some questions-and-answers where the department sought to spell out some clarity.
July corn is up 8 3/4 cents per bushel, July soybeans are up 16 1/2 cents, and July KC wheat is up 8 cents.
Firm pressure late last week in all livestock futures is likely to bring about follow-through selling Monday morning. The weaker tone in hog futures has traders searching for longer-term support levels.