Jeff Wilson joined the Pro Farmer team in 2018 as our senior market analyst.
Midwest Planting remains delayed by wet, cool weather but trade fears dominates selling.
Ahead of the Open: Quiet Finish to the Week Waiting for Next Week's China Talks, Fresh Weather Forecasts and WASDE Report
USDA's first 2019-20 supply and demand numbers on May 10 will dominate trader positioning next week.
Soybeans weaken on possible switch of acres out of grains and weak exports.
Signs of progress on China trade talks should put a floor under prices heading into next week's negotiations in Washington.
Forecast is wet and planting delays becoming more serious.
Record corn and soybean fund shorts begin to cover shorts.
Trade talks next week in Beijing offer light support.
Weather remains a problem for the next 10 days for Midwest planting progress.
Forecast turning wetter and may delay U.S. planting progress the next two weeks.