Soybeans trade higher, corn lower

02/20/2014 @ 8:45am

DES MOINES, Iowa ( Thursday, the CME Group corn, soybean, and wheat markets trade mixed Thursday.

At midsession, the March corn futures contract is trading 1/4 cent lower at $4.53. The May soybean futures contract is 4 3/4 cents higher at $13.46. May wheat futures are 3 cents lower at $6.10 per bushel. The May soymeal futures contract is trading $0.60 per short ton higher at $437.10. The May soyoil futures are trading $0.24 higher at $40.76.

In the outside markets, the ICE Brent crude oil is $0.22 per barrel lower, the dollar is higher, and the Dow Jones Industrials are 69 points higher.