Corn, soybean markets close weaker
DES MOINES, Iowa (Agriculture.com)--The CME Group corn and soybean markets closed lower Friday.
The Dec. corn futures contract closed 1/4 cent lower at $4.40. The Nov. soybean futures contract closed 9 3/4 cents lower at $13.00. Dec. wheat futures settled 5 3/4 cents lower at $6.90 3/4 per bushel. The Dec. soymeal futures contract settled $2.50 per short ton at $423.50. The Dec. soyoil futures ended $0.40 lower at $40.73.
In the outside markets, the NYMEX crude oil is $0.74 per barrel higher, the dollar is lower, and the Dow Jones Industrials are 29 points higher.