Crop markets await Fed's interest rate announcement: Podcast

Soybean markets lower as rain arrives in Argentina.

Crop and other markets awaited a Federal Reserve Bank announcement Wednesday, which many expected would include the first interest rate increase in a year.

Before the announcement, the December crop contracts expired at noon.Cold and snow will spread through the central U.S. beginning on Thursday, with the snow largely staying in the northern Plains and northern Midwest.

Bob Burgdorfer of Farm Futures reporting. Farm Futures is a sister publication of Feedstuffs.

 
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