Corn Flat, Soybeans Lower as Traders Await USDA Report

Corn Flat, Soybeans Lower as Traders Await USDA Report

Analysts expect larger corn, soy crops in Friday's report. (Audio)

Corn futures were about unchanged in midday trading on Wednesday, while soybeans were lower as traders appeared to moving to the sidelines ahead of Friday’s USDA crop production reports.

More rain fell in the southern half of the Midwest overnight delaying harvest, but long-term forecasts show a return to drier conditions.

Listen to the report using the audio link on this page.

Analysts expect larger corn, soy crops in Friday’s report

Farm Futures Senior Editor Bob Burgdorfer comes to Penton Farm Progress with experience as a reporter covering grain markets and other global news with Reuters, Inc. A journalism graduate from Kansas State University, Bob has also worked at daily newspapers and Knight-Ridder as a commodity reporter, covering grains and livestock. He has earned five writing awards for his coverage of Mad Cow Disease, immigration issues and other international breaking news stories.

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