Corn, soybeans, wheat charge higher as dollar falls

Corn, soybeans, wheat charge higher as dollar falls

Dollar down more than 1% in midday markets. (audio)

Crop futures bounded higher on Friday as the dollar was sharply lower for the second time this week.

Corn, soybeans and wheat are currently higher for the week

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

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.

Dollar down more than 1% in midday markets

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