Corn higher as rain slows planting in Delta region

Corn higher as rain slows planting in Delta region

Soybeans rise as Argentina farmers launch new strike (audio)

Corn, soybean and wheat futures were higher near midday on Wednesday, with corn supported by planting delays in the Delta. Wheat futures rose as dry conditions may affect spring growth in the Plains.

Listen to the report using the audio link on this page.

Soybeans rise as Argentina farmers launch new strike

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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