CROP PROGRESS REPORT: Corn improves, soybeans remain unchanged

Rains provide relief to suffering crops.

Corn improved 1 point in the latest week to 75% good to excellent with upgrades reported in Indiana and Ohio, where rain helped crops that had been stressed by dry weather, USDA said on Monday.

Soybeans were unchanged at 72% good/excellent with improvements noted in Indiana and Ohio and minor slippage in Iowa, Illinois, and Nebraska.

Based on the improved corn rating, Farm Futures rai

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