Corn, Soybeans Higher as Storms Move Through Midwest

Corn, Soybeans Higher as Storms Move Through Midwest

Harvest delays, lower dollar support grain markets. (audio)

Corn and soybean futures were higher on Monday as a band of storms should delay Midwest harvests.

A lower dollar  also was supportive as it will make U.S. crops  more price competitive in foreign markets.

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Harvest delays, lower dollar support grain markets

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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