USDA Loan Deficiency Payments -- Corn: 3 cents. Soybeans: 75 cents.
St. Joseph livestock
St. Joseph, Mo. (ap) -- Quotations for Thursday:
Estimated Slaughter Hog Receipts: 100. Compared to Wednesday barrows and gilts are scarce. Cash hog prices holding steady as the meat industry comes to a stand still in the aftermath of Tuesday's terrorist attacks. Many buyers and sellers waiting until CME activity resumes this morning to make transactions. Locally, the Stockyards has seen both hog and cattle receipts decline but expects numbers to return to normal next week.