Soybeans headed for first weekly loss in 5 weeks

Soybeans headed for first weekly loss in 5 weeks

Corn lower, wheat futures mixed, dollar higher (audio)

Soybean futures are lower on Friday and on track to post their first weekly loss in five weeks as the Brazilian truck strike winds down.

Corn futures are lower and headed for their third straight weekly loss.

Listen to the report using the audio link on this page.

Corn lower, wheat futures mixed, dollar higher

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.

For more corn, wheat and soy news, commodity marketing recommendations and daily commodity charts, subscribe to Farm Futures' free e-newsletter, Farm Futures Daily, and keep up during the day with Farm Futures on Twitter.

TAGS: Market News
Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish