Thursday, October 20, 2016 7:39AM CDT
A forum hosted by the Farm Foundation included a key leader in Donald Trump's campaign and a former deputy secretary at USDA under the Obama administration talking about how a Trump or Clinton presidency would deal with some major agricultural and food issues.
December corn was 1 cent higher, November soybeans were 2 cents higher, and December Chicago wheat was fractionally higher.
Traders in live cattle futures have access to expanded trading limits Friday morning following the limit higher trade seen Thursday. The potential for market shifts remains ahead of the Cattle on Feed report. Hog futures are expected to remain stuck in a narrow trading range during early Friday trade.