Both corn and soybean export sales came in well above expectations this morning, but the market chose to dismiss the news ahead of next week's crop production report. Rain is falling across a big part of the Midwest, but staying away from the Dakotas and Minnesota where harvest furthest behind normal. Wheat prices are sliding on poor export sales and added pressure from India lowering prices.
Farm Futures Market Analyst Paul Burgener reports on morning grain trade. Listen to him using the audio player on this page.
Market Analyst Paul Burgener joined the Farm Futures team in November 2012 and brings a solid ag economics background. A former University of Nebraska Extension Ag Economist with training from the University of Wyoming, Burgener brings extensive experience to his new role. Most recently, he was involved in agricultural finance, and will offer that perspective through his comments and writing.