Corn, Soybeans Slightly Lower As Harvest Advances

Corn, Soybeans Slightly Lower As Harvest Advances

Weather forecasts favor more harvest progress (audio)

Corn and soybean futures were lower in midday trading as harvesting of both crops was underway.

Wheat futures were narrowly mixed, with winter wheat planting progressing in the central and southern Plains.

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

Weather forecasts favor more harvest progress

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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