Corn and soybean markets are holding near unchanged as support from bullish weekly export sales is being countered by the ongoing harvest, particularly with forecasts showing several days of rain-free weather in the Midwest.
The weekly export sales for corn and soybeans were up from a week ago and topped trade forecasts, with China again the leading buyer in soybeans.
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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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