Corn, Soybeans Higher After Setting Contract Lows

Corn, Soybeans Higher After Setting Contract Lows

Rain may slow Midwest harvest before dry weather arrives. (audio)

Corn and soybean futures were slightly higher in midday trading on Wednesday after setting contract lows earlier in the session.

Rain in the Midwest may delay harvesting, but the delay may be brief as drier weather was expected by the weekend.

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

Rain may slow Midwest harvest before dry weather arrives

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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