Jeff Wilson joined the Pro Farmer team in 2018 as our senior market analyst.
Watching showers the next week for any relief to recent Midwest dryness.
Rains in the forecasts weigh on soybeans and corn.
A few more rains this week may aid some Midwest crops.
Midwest rain adds to negative untow.
Trader positioning ahead of Aug. 12 USDA reports.
Weather is slightly dry but not extremely stressful.
Drier weather trend but some showers still in the forecasts to ease current stress in spots.
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Some light rains aid parts of the Midwest, but more is needed.
Dryness increasing stress for some eastern Midwest corn and soybean crops.
Look for markets to add back some weather risk premium extracted the past week.