CROPS RISE: December wheat gained 18.25 cents, or nearly 3 percent, to finish at $6.57 per bushel. Corn for December delivery rose 7.25 cents Tuesday, or 1 percent, to settle at $6.605 per bushel. December soybeans rose 3.25 cents to $12.05 a bushel.
NEW REPORT: On Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture is set to release its monthly survey of global grain and bean supplies. It's the first government report since farmers harvested their crop last month
OIL UP: Benchmark crude oil gained $1.28, or 1.3 percent, to end at $96.80 per barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange.