Corn, soybeans lower on end-of-the-week selling

Corn, soybeans lower on end-of-the-week selling

Wheat markets higher on poor harvest results (audio)

Corn and soybean futures are slightly lower on Friday as the week winds down, with beneficial rain here and big crops In South America providing pressure.

Wheat futures are a little higher following reports of low yields and test weights in the Plains harvest.

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

Wheat markets higher on poor harvest results

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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