Corn, soybeans end lower
DES MOINES, Iowa (Agriculture.com)--Profit-taking and improved prospects for higher yields setback the CME Group corn, soybean and wheat markets Tuesday.
The Sep. corn futures closed 9 cents lower at $4.83 per bushel. The Dec. corn futures contract finished 10 cents lower at $4.75. The Sep. soybean futures contract closed 13 cents lower at $13.09, new-crop Nov. soybeans ended 13 cents lower at $12.90. Dec. wheat futures ended 8 cents lower at $6.46 per bushel. In the outside markets, the NYMEX crude oil is $0.96 per barrel lower, the dollar is lower and the Dow Jones Industrials are 43 points higher.