Although nearby contracts of corn and wheat in Chicago managed to be positive in today's trade, the grain market is not seeing healthy growth. It is stil suffering from the "Europen flu" and some concerns about China. However there has been some positive news today that has pulled most commodities off their lows. To listen to Arlan Suderman and John Jenkinson discuss markets on The Ag Network use the audio player on this page.
Arlan Suderman is Market Analyst for Farm Futures magazine and FarmFutures.com. He has served on the staff of Farm Progress Cos. since May 2000, providing market analysis and commentary for its family of 18 state and regional publications. His Afternoon Recap provides market analysis on this site each afternoon that the grain trade is open. Suderman also provides real-time market commentary via Twitter at twitter.com/ArlanFF101. Suderman brings a wealth of hands-on experience to the table after completing his Certified Crop Advisor status in 1997 while serving in the Kansas Extension Service.