Markets in need of “fresh news”

Markets in need of “fresh news”

Grain prices have been on a downward slide and an extension economist suggests it will take fresh news to turn the market around.

Ed Usset with the University of Minnesota says March and April were tough on corn and soybean futures.

“We’ve had good prices for a couple of years, and if we want to keep those good prices going this market needs fresh news. It just needs fresh news.”

He tells Brownfield while the war in Ukraine remains very serious, there hasn’t been a new angle in a long time.