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The weather forecast looks mainly positive for the rest of this year’s growing season and moving into harvest.
1. Beans, Grains Drop on Carryover Selling After Bearish WASDE Report
Soybean futures were lower in overnight trading as selling carried over from Friday’s World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) Report in which the USDA raised its forecast for yield, production, and stockpiles beyond expectations.
On Monday, the USDA Crop Progress Report showed that crop conditions had declined for corn, soybeans, and spring wheat.
Overall, the forecast looks promising for corn and soybeans moving into the final stretch of the growing season.
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The forecast for July and August shows mainly favorable conditions, although dry pockets and localized flooding may persist.