Soybeans lead crop markets lower despite new export sale

Soybeans lead crop markets lower despite new export sale

Corn and winter wheat lower; spring wheat posts small gain. (audio)

Crop markets are mostly lower at midday on Tuesday after USDA late on Monday said corn and soybeans remain in mostly good to excellent condition. USDA did announce another soybean export sale on Tuesday, the second one this week. The sale was to unknown destinations.

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Crop markets are mostly lower at midday. (Photo: lukas_zb/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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