Crops markets hold thin gains after recent losses

Crops markets hold thin gains after recent losses

Rain in Midwest could slow harvesting. (audio)

Crop markets are mostly higher near midday on Wednesday. Corn and soybeans are trying to recover after two days of losses. Rain is forecast for the Midwest the next few days, which could delay the corn and soybean harvests.

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Crop markets are mostly higher near midday on Wednesday. (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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