Grain Futures Digest USDA Crop Reports

Grain Futures Digest USDA Crop Reports

Holiday shortened week may limit trading as markets turn to weather. (Video)

Prices are mixed this morning, with traders still digesting Friday's surprising USDA reports. December corn remains soft after the agency's big acreage estimate, but old crop July soybeans remain strong, making new highs for the year as stocks tighten. Markets trade a half day Wednesday and are closed Thursday for Independence Day.

Farm Futures Senior Editor Bryce Knorr talks with Mick Kjar, Valley View Live TV in Fargo, N.D.

View the report using video link on this page.

Holiday shortened week may limit trading as markets turn to weather.

Bryce Knorr, Senior Editor, Farm Futures, first joined Farm Progress Cos. in 1987. In addition to analyzing and writing about the commodity markets, he is a former future introducing broker and is a registered Commodity Trading Advisor. He conducts Farm Futures exclusive surveys on acreage, production and management issues and is one of the analysts regularly contracted by business wire services before major USDA crop reports. Besides the Morning Market Review on, he writes weekly reviews for key commodities and crop inputs. A journalist with 38 years of experience, he received the Master Writers Award from the American Agricultural Editors Association.

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