Grain market tries to hold

Grain market tries to hold

Soybeans bounce back after weaker open Sunday night. (Audio)

Grain futures are trying to bounce back from a poor showing last week, when bearish USDA reports and volatility from China’s devaluation of its currency hammered prices. Weather doesn’t look threatening into the end of August, as traders wait for more information on just how big U.S. crops are.

Farm Futures Senior Editor Bryce Knorr talks about the markets with Mick Kjar, Valley News Live TV, Fargo. You can listen to his commentary by clicking on the audio link on this page.

Grains try to recover from last week as traders look ahead for more information about the 2015 crop.

Senior Editor Bryce Knorr first joined Farm Futures Magazine in 1987. In addition to analyzing and writing about the commodity markets, he is a former futures 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 Call on www.FarmFutures.com he writes weekly reviews for corn, soybeans, and wheat that include selling price targets, charts and seasonal trends. His other weekly reviews on basis, energy, fertilizer and financial markets and feature price forecasts for key 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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