Soybeans advance as rain falls in Brazil harvest areas

Soybeans advance as rain falls in Brazil harvest areas

More cold forecast for U.S. winter wheat. (audio)

Soybeans are trading about 5 cents higher as forecasts show more rain in Brazil, which could slow the soybean harvest and shipments.
Wheat markets are narrowly mixed as more cold weather is forecast this week for the southern Plains.

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Soybeans are trading about 5 cents higher. (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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