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Corn futures are mostly a penny or more higher at midday. Weekly data from NASS showed national crop condition ratings were unchanged vs. the previous week with a Brugler500 index of 385. The Missouri crop rating improved 3 points the rating for each of the three 'I' states was down two points. NASS reports 73% of the crop is mature, ahead of the 64% average for this date. That leaves fewer acres than usual at risk to any potential freeze event.