Home / Markets / Markets Analysis / Corn market / Grains trade mixed overnight

Grains trade mixed overnight

Jeff Caldwell 10/18/2010 @ 8:39am Multimedia Editor for Agriculture.com and Successful Farming magazine.

Overnight trading set a mixed tone for the CME Group early calls for Monday.

December 2010 corn futures traded 3 cents lower at $5.60 per bushel, while November soybeans were 1 1/4 cents lower at $11.83 3/4 per bushel, according to Dow Jones Newswires. December wheat was the lone grain in the black -- barely -- trading 1/4 cent higher at $7.04 3/4 per bushel.

Wheat's seen higher based on growing concerns about dry weather conditions in the Plains as farmers get busy planting the 2011 crop. Weaker-than-expected export sales figures last week continue to weigh on corn and soybean futures, analysts say.



CancelPost Comment
MORE FROM JEFF CALDWELL more +

Q&A: The Man Behind the Next Green… By: 04/01/2015 @ 11:04am A huge portion of the world's human population derives much of its nutrition from beans. The…

3 Things to Watch This Morning, Wednesday… By: 04/01/2015 @ 6:28am Prices bounce back after Tuesday's USDA reports.USDA threw farmers a curveball on Tuesday with…

Grain Stocks, Acreage Reports Send Corn… By: 03/31/2015 @ 11:06am Farmers in the U.S. will plant 89.2 million acres of corn this spring, down 2% from last year…

MEDIA CENTERmore +
This container should display a .swf file. If not, you may need to upgrade your Flash player.
Planter tips: Pneumatic seed meters
Agriculture.com

FREE MEMBERSHIP!

CLOSE [X]