Corn export inspections were again solid, but soybean inspections slowed notably from last week's strong figure. Get more details.
Recent rains have replenished soil moisture across the driest areas of the Midwest, says meteorologist Gail Martell.
Livestock futures prices rebounded from oversold condition. Grain futures were resilient as the U.S. dollar raced higher, but seasonal trend likely still down. At 57.9, Markit's August U.S. manufacture index suggested a growing economy.
Midwest rains have been excessive in some areas. Get more weather details.