Compared to last week, cash bids for corn and sorghum were mostly higher, soybean and wheat bids were mixed. Soybeans gained support yesterday over weather concerns in South America. With some areas of Brazil in desperate need of moisture and some areas in Argentina that are experiencing issues with potential flooding. Export sales and shipment numbers remain uncertain as the government shutdown rolls into its 27th day. Wheat was 22 cents lower to 5 1/4 cents higher. Corn was 2 1/4 cents lower to 10 3/4 cents higher. Sorghum was three cents lower to seven cents higher. Soybeans were nine cents lower to six cents higher.
Source: USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News Service, St. Joseph, Mo.