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First Thing Today | June 11, 2021

Delaware lawmakers are pressing EPA to ease refiners’ blending obligations. A bipartisan group of Senators delivered a new infrastructure proposal. And NCBA wants USDA to scrap "Product of the USA labels."

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More rain is coming for the Northern Plains. Weather will share the spotlight with USDA's June S&D and Crop Production Reports. JBS announces it did pay $11 million in ransom.

First Thing Today | June 9, 2021

Rains for the Northern Plains weigh on HRS wheat. Biden ended infrastructure talks with Capito, but is starting talks with others. Meanwhile, Vilsack says no decision has been made on swine line speeds.

First Thing Today | June 8, 2021

Grain markets were supported overnight by crop condition ratings and hot, dry forecasts for northern and western production areas.

First Thing Today | June 7, 2021

Dry weather concerns fuel strong gains in the grain and soy markets to start the week.

First Thing Today | June 4, 2021

The May jobs report will share the spotlight with weekly export sales today.

First Thing Today | June 3, 2021

Grain and soy futures continue to climb. Meanwhile, Brazil's ag minister is warning efforts to ensure hydroelectric power will disrupt shipping along the Parana River.

First Thing Today | June 2, 2021

Warm, dry forecast continues to lift grain and soy futures. Meanwhile, operations are resuming at JBS facilities.