Drought Conditions Recede in Parts of U.S. Midwest, Great Plains

About 24% of Midwest was in moderate to extreme drought on Oct. 22, down from 25% a week earlier, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. * About 22% of the Great Plains was rated in moderate to extreme drought this week, down from 30% on Oct. 15 * NOTE: See GLCO for futures prices

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