Thursday, March 26, 2015 4:52PM CDT
A group called Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility charges that USDA scientists can be pressured to change their work or results, particularly if research results run counter to those in the agricultural industry.
May corn was fractionally lower, May soybeans were 3 cents lower, and May Chicago wheat was 1 cent higher.
Lean hog contracts seem set to open on a mixed basis as traders position ahead of the March 1 H&P report. Live and feeder futures should also generate uneven prices in the early rounds with both sides cautious before the development of cash news.