Market Impact Weather
Elaine Shein Associate Managing Editor
Fri Oct 11, 2013 09:03 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Harvest-delaying Midwest showers next week, and heavy rain in China's corn areas are the primary weather items for the commodity trade's attention Friday.


The DTN ag weather forecast calls for dry conditions and few harvest delays due to showers through Sunday. During next week, forecast models indicate moderate to heavy rain, especially in western areas, followed by somewhat colder temperatures. This more unsettled pattern will increase the risk for harvest delays.


In the Southern Plains, mostly favorable conditions for planting and developing winter wheat continue, although more ...

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