Exports in both corn and soybeans built some strength over the last few weeks as lower prices spurred demand.
June 1 corn stocks are seen to come in 61 million bushels smaller than 2017.
Historically, there is very little correlation between final soybean yield and early season crop condition reports.
Despite the recent rise in soybean meal price, a continuation of strong domestic consumption appears feasible for 2018.
The USDA may revise the forecast of ending stocks for soybeans.
The Prospective Plantings report will provide the initial indication of potential acreage allotments for spring crops and set the tone for corn and soybean production potential moving forward.