OMAHA (DTN) -- A benign trend for Midwest crop progress, and very little rain benefit in the Southern Plains, are the primary weather items for the commodity trade's attention Tuesday.
BENIGN PATTERN IN MIDWEST
The DTN ag weather forecast calls for a drier and warmer trend in the Midwest this week. This drier outlook will help improve planting conditions for northern crop areas, especially with warmer weather. Higher temperatures and a few scattered thunderstorms elsewhere in the region favor development of earlier-planted crops and the winter wheat crop as well.
SHORT-TERM SOUTHWEST PLAINS HEAT
Hot, dry and windy conditions will ...