Crop markets change little ahead of USDA report

Crop markets change little ahead of USDA report

USDA announces corn and soybean export sales. (audio)

The crop markets had minor changes near midday on Wednesday with corn a little lower, soybeans near unchanged and wheat lower. Traders await Friday’s USDA stocks report in which market sources expect the corn, soybean and wheat numbers to be up from year ago levels.
USDA reported some export sales on Wednesday that included soybeans to China and to unknown destinations and corn
to Mexico.

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

Crop markets had minor changes near midday. (Photo: lukas_zb/Thinkstock)

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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