Grain Market Holds Firm

Grain Market Holds Firm

Weather concerns and export news send prices higher overnight. (Audio)

Rally attempts ran out of gas on Thursday, despite very good news about export demand. Weather concerns reignited buying overnight, as traders get ready for a three-day weekend, with markets closed on Monday for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance.

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Weather concerns and export news send prices higher overnight.

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 FarmFutures.com, 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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