Corn, soybeans lower as traders prepare for holiday break

Corn, soybeans lower as traders prepare for holiday break

Wheat futures narrowly mixed after Egypt buys Argentina wheat. (Audio)

Corn and soybean futures are a little lower in quiet trading, while wheat is mixed.

Outside markets have more action with equities and crude oil moving higher

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

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.

Quite trade brings soft returns for corn, soybeans; but wheat gets a lift.

Corn, wheat are lower, while soybeans creep higher

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