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Grain and soy complex futures were mixed overnight in light trading volume that saw corn, wheat, and soybeans trade both sides of unchanged. Yesterday’s move higher on the charts should create a more bullish outlook, but the grains had trouble following through on that in the overnight session as near-term weather forecasts were more favorable. During the day session, the expiration of July options after today’s close set the tone for an opening rally in wheat. Buy wheat/sell soybeans was featured throughout the day along with some bull spreads for corn/soybeans being placed as well. Volumes were average as the trade featured mostly position-squaring ahead of the weekend and next week’s 1 June Acreage and Stocks report. T...

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