Corn and soybean futures set contract lows in a number of months on Tuesday as it appeared the frost forecast later this week in the Midwest would not cause significant crop damage.
Also, state crop reports showed corn and soybean harvests were underway in southern areas.
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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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