NEWS
Market Impact Weather
Elaine Shein Associate Managing Editor
Wed Aug 13, 2014 08:45 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Favorable temperatures and rain chances in the Midwest, and a chance for rain to fill crops in the Northern Plains, are the primary weather items for the commodity trade's attention Wednesday.

FAVORABLE MIDWEST CONDITIONS

The DTN ag weather forecast calls for episodes of scattered showers and thunderstorms during the next seven to 10 days along with variable temperatures will favor filling corn and soybeans.

HOTTER IN SOUTHERN PLAINS

In the Southern Plains, a recent turn to cooler weather has favored filling summer crops but now it is turning hotter again. In Kansas and Nebraska, periodic showers may ...

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