Monday, June 26, 2017 6:53AM CDT
Farmers aren't certain if they would fare better under the health care bill in the U.S. Senate, but they are looking for relief from a steady rise in premiums and wider spread of deductibles they've seen over the past several years.
December corn was 1 cent higher, November soybeans were 4 cents higher, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 7 cents lower.
Live and feeder cattle contracts should open significantly lower, initially checked by the larger than expected May placement and long liquidation. Lean hog futures seem likely to open higher, supported by falling carcass value and bull-spreading interest.