Winter wheat futures held modest gains on Thursday, which was enough to put soft red winter wheat at its highest since June. The gains followed better-than-expected weekly export sales and the dollar dropping to a one-week low.
Corn and soybeans are a little lower with soybeans now lower for the week.
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Farm Futures Senior Editor Bob Burgdorfer comes to Penton Farm Progress with experience as a reporter covering grain markets and other global news with Reuters, Inc. A journalism graduate from Kansas State University, Bob has also worked at daily newspapers and Knight-Ridder as a commodity reporter, covering grains and livestock. He has earned five writing awards for his coverage of Mad Cow Disease, immigration issues and other international breaking news stories.
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