Corn, Soybeans Lower as Harvests Gain Speed

Corn, Soybeans Lower as Harvests Gain Speed

Weather forecasts show rain-free days into next week. (audio)

Corn and soybean futures were lower at midday on Friday and had set for contract lows as the market expects harvesting to increase next week.

Weather forecasts show warm, dry weather for much of the Midwest into next week.

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

Weather forecasts show rain-free days into next week

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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