Corn Weak, Soybeans Lower As Big Harvests Loom

Corn Weak, Soybeans Lower As Big Harvests Loom

Rain to delay Midwest harvest next two weeks. (Audio)

Corn and soybean futures were mostly lower in midday trading on Friday as big harvests are expected for both crops.

Harvest was delayed by rain showers late this week and more rain delays are expected over the next two weeks.

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

Rain to delay Midwest harvest next two weeks

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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