Borrowing by farmers was strong for October as the loan-volume index fell to a still strong 67.9 from 73.2 in September.
Investors prepare their positions for the long weekend ahead.
Multiple states trail their five-year paces with both corn and soybean harvests.
The investors are watching to see if the U.S. corn and soybean stocks will build in today's 11:00am CT USDA Quarterly Grain Stocks Report.
Farmers in Illinois, although making more progress than their neighboring states, remain behind its five-year average.
Demand for U.S. soybeans continues daily, with Mexico buying today.
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