Corn Tries To Hold On To Gains

Corn Tries To Hold On To Gains

December corn gapped higher on the open of trading Sunday night following Friday's lock limit up close. (Audio)

Corn is trying to hold onto gains as traders wake up in the U.S. Those who bought soybeans and wheat on Friday as a surrogate for corn are dumping those positions, with both commodities suffering double digit losses despite a friendly mood in financial markets.

Senior Editor Bryce Knorr talks with Mick Kjar, Farm Director & Meteorologist, Valley News Live TV, Fargo/Grand Forks.

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

December corn gapped higher on the open of trading Sunday night following Friday's lock limit up close

Bryce Knorr, Senior Editor, Farm Futures, first joined Farm Progress Cos. in 1987. In addition to analyzing and writing about the commodity markets, he is a former future introducing broker and is a registered Commodity Trading Advisor. He conducts Farm Futures exclusive surveys on acreage, production and management issues and is one of the analysts regularly contracted by business wire services before major USDA crop reports. Besides the Morning Market Review on FarmFutures.com, he writes weekly reviews for key commodities and crop inputs. A journalist with 38 years of experience, he received the Master Writers Award from the American Agricultural Editors Association.

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