Corn, Wheat Futures Lower, Soy Higher At Midday

Corn, Wheat Futures Lower, Soy Higher At Midday

Markets digest USDA report, await weekend frost. (Midday audio)

Corn and wheat futures were mostly lower in midday trading on Friday, while soybeans were higher.

The USDA crop report is history and traders are now awaiting the frost that is forecast this weekend for crop areas in the northwestern Midwest.

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

Markets digest USDA report, await weekend frost

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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