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Soybeans higher again but markets calm after recent gains

Dry weather arrives in Argentina. (audio)

Farm Progress Staff

January 18, 2017

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Soybeans are a little higher on Wednesday to add to yesterday’s gains, but action in all of the crop markets is more restrained today amid a lack of news.

Forecasts show drier weather for Argentina crop areas the next two weeks, which should help dry out soaked soybeans fields there.

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

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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