'Pulling out of NAFTA would be catastrophic for farmers, based on the fact that Mexico is our number one export market for corn,' Grassley said.
NAFTA, Section 199A and pollinators among ag news of the week.
The marketing year for corn began Sept. 1; soybean oil began Oct. 1.
Traders wonder what awaits prices on other end of holidays. (Video report)
Farmers who haven’t priced inputs yet may face sticker shock from fuel and fertilizer markets that didn’t provide many buying opportunities this winter. (video)
Soybean and wheat exports also came in higher than industry expectations.
Investors pour back into stocks and dollar sinks. (audio)
Pea plantings will probably decline to a seven-year low this spring.
Administration says talks are going well, "particularly with the Mexicans."