Corn, Soy Lower as Weather Cooperates with Farmers

Corn, Soy Lower as Weather Cooperates with Farmers

Wheat moves down as big overseas crops loom. (Midday audio)

Chicago grain markets were lower on Wednesday as Midwest weather continues to aid the maturing corn and soybean crops.

Wheat futures are being pushed lower as traders focused on the big crops overseas, particularly in Europe, Russia and Ukraine.

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

Wheat moves down as big overseas crops loom.

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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