Good Weather Brings Corn, Soy and Wheat Lower at Midday

Good Weather Brings Corn, Soy and Wheat Lower at Midday

Big drop in stock market adds pressure. (audio)

Corn, soybean and wheat markets were lower at midday on Thursday as weather continues to favor fall harvests and young wheat growth.

A bearish drop in August durable good orders pulled the stock market down about 200 points, which weighed on commodities.

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

Big drop in stock market adds pressure

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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