Weather concerns lift wheat

Weather concerns lift wheat

Futures try to end October with treat not trick (audio)

Grain futures are mostly higher this morning, given a boost from buying in wheat and soybeans while corn is flat. Short covering helped rally the wheat market Thursday with concerns about international weather adding to gains today. Soybeans moved higher despite deliveries to November on first notice day today.

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Futures try to end October with treat not trick

Bryce Knorr, Senior Market Analyst, 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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