Crops lower as Brexit dominates the news

Crops lower as Brexit dominates the news

Rain in Midwest, big wheat harvest also weigh on crops. (audio)

Britain’s vote to exit the European Union is dominating world headlines and weighing on equities and a number of commodities, including crops.
Losses in the corn, soybeans and wheat are not huge and may also be caused by beneficial rain in the Midwest and a big wheat harvest in Kansas.

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

Britain’s vote to exit the European Union is dominating world headlines and weighing on equities and a number of commodities, including crops. (Photo: maciek905/Thinkstock)

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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