USDA announced it will extend the signup deadline for Market Facilitation Program payments.
Corn futures open the Friday session with most contracts 5 cents lower. March corn futures in Chicago starts up at $3.76, down 5 cents.
Wheat futures open today with most contracts 7 cents lower. Weakness comes as the US was left out of the Egyptian deal on Wednesday, mainly due to a freight disadvantage. March CBOT opens at 5.13 down 7 cents.