Crop markets lower as Argentina relaxes currency controls

Crop markets lower as Argentina relaxes currency controls

Crop and financial markets await the Fed announcement on interest rates (audio)

Corn, soybean and wheat markets are lower on Wednesday as Argentina implements more measures that should increase crop exports from that country. Also, traders in many markets await the Federal Reserve’s expected announcement to raise interest rates.

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Crop markets lower as Argentina relaxes currency controls

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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