Grains Lower on Better than Expected Crop Conditions

July 07, 2015 | Grain Hedge Insights | Cody Bills

In the overnight session the grains are trading lower with corn down 6 3/4 cents, soybeans down 5 1/4 cents and wheat down 9 1/4 cents. The US dollar is trading nearly 1 percent higher and crude oil is up 8 cents.

 

Analysts were expecting corn good-to-excellent ratings to decline by 1 percent and for soybean ratings to decline by 2 percent early yesterday. However, the crop progress report showed that corn conditions are slightly better than expected at 69 percent good-to-excellent which was...

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