Corn, soybeans add to gains as dollar drops

Corn, soybeans add to gains as dollar drops

Wheat futures lower, but remain higher for the week. (audio)

Corn and soybean futures are higher on Friday and higher for the week, helped by the sharp drop in the dollar late this week. Wheat futures are higher for the week as storms move through the Southeast.

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

Corn and soybean futures are higher on Friday.

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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