Jeff Wilson joined the Pro Farmer team in 2018 as our senior market analyst.
Big fund shorts may feel some pressure from increasing concerns about delayed U.S. planting progress.
U.S. and Chinese sending out mixed signals on trade deal.
Million wheat price continue to drift lower to spurt improved overseas buying, pulling corn lower to stay competitive with feed whet prices.
No immediate weather threat to 2019 production and few bullish surprises expected in Friday's USDA Supply and Demand Report curtail buying interest.
China warns of slower growth and tough economic battles ahead to revive economy amid trade war.
China may increase intellectual property right protections and cut taxes, tariffs and other trade barriers to secure a deal.
Markets waiting on fresh China trade talk updates and spring weather.
Export sales provide support for soybeans, hogs and corn.
Waiting on USTR Lighthizer testimony on Capitol Hill later today.
Soybeans weakening with advancing Brazil harvest, increasing export competition for U.S. supplies.