Crop markets higher as equity markets rise

Crop markets higher as equity markets rise

Soybean export shipments top forecasts. (Audio)

Corn, soybean and wheat markets are higher after the three-day weekend with the mood helped by higher equity markets.

Weekly export inspections for soybeans were a little better than forecast while those for corn and wheat matched expectations.

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

Crop market rises with equity 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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