Grain, Soybeans Mostly Lower Ahead of Holiday Weekend

Grain, Soybeans Mostly Lower Ahead of Holiday Weekend

Rain falls in Midwest, Ukraine continues to be watched. (Midday audio)

Chicago grain and soybeans futures were mostly lower on Friday as traders prepare for the three-day Labor Day weekend. Rain fell in Midwest crop areas on Friday and forecasts call for more through the weekend.

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Rain falls in Midwest, Ukraine continues to be watched

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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