Crop markets higher on Friday ahead of three-day weekend

Crop markets higher on Friday ahead of three-day weekend

Corn, soybeans, wheat still on track to finish lower for the week. (audio)

Crop markets are higher on Friday as traders prepare for the three-day Labor Day weekend.
Markets will be closed during the day on Monday with overnight trading beginning late that day.
No export sales were reported on Friday after a number of sales were posted earlier in the week.

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Crop markets are higher on Friday as traders prepare for the three-day Labor Day weekend. (Photo: maciek905/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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