Crop markets speed higher after bullish USDA report

Crop markets speed higher after bullish USDA report

Latest USDA report offers bullish news with corn and soybean crops lowered; winter wheat acreage trimmed. (Audio)

Corn, soybean and wheat futures sped higher after USDA lowered production numbers and winter wheat acreage in its monthly crop report.

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

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.

Good news from USDA lifts the markets

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