Harvest pressure is picking back up as weather issues move off to the east and combines start to roll. Soybeans tried to move higher overnight, but most of the gains have been lost this morning. It is starting to look like a settlement is going to come out of Washington D.C., but it may still be too soon to count on rational decisions from these folks.
Farm Futures Market Analyst Paul Burgener reports on morning grain trade. Listen to him using the audio player on this page.
Market Analyst Paul Burgener joined the Farm Futures team in November 2012 and brings a solid ag economics background. A former University of Nebraska Extension Ag Economist with training from the University of Wyoming, Burgener brings extensive experience to his new role. Most recently, he was involved in agricultural finance, and will offer that perspective through his comments and writing.
Showers have moved out of the Corn Belt, leaving lower grain prices in the wake as harvest gets underway again.