Congress returns in a "rush" to conclude issues they have talked about for months, including spending issues, policy riders, highway funding and tax incentive extenders.
The Restaurant Performance Index rose by 0.7 points in October to 102.1 -- its 32nd consecutive month of expansion.
Wheat export inspections were within lackluster expectations. Get more details.
Corn was mixed overnight, with soybeans and wheat mostly firmer. Livestock futures are called higher as traders gauge post-holiday product markets.
In last week's report USDA showed a huge increase in weekly corn export sales with Mexico a featured buyer. Cotton analysts lower global production.
Soybean futures posted double-digit gains, while corn finished slightly higher and wheat was narrowly mixed. Mostly firmer price action as seen in livestock markets today.
The secret is out: The Trans-Pacific Partnership is a good deal for the United States.
Several hurdles are in the way of 'reform' for program.
Multiple weather systems brought heavy rain and snow to many areas of the U.S. over the past week. Get more details.
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