Corn market about unchanged as swift planting expected

Corn market about unchanged as swift planting expected

Soybeans higher after export sale, wheat sets contract lows (audio)

Corn futures held near unchanged much of the morning as support from a slow planting pace last week was offset by weather forecasts that indicate rapid planting this week.

Soybeans were higher after USDA on Tuesday reported its second large export sale this week.

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

Soybeans higher after export sale, wheat sets contract lows

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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