Grain, soybeans lower as dollar moves to two-week high

Grain, soybeans lower as dollar moves to two-week high

Corn, wheat export inspections top forecasts. (audio)

Grain and soybean futures were lower near midday on Monday, while the dollar advanced to a two-week high.

Corn and wheat weekly export inspections were better than expected while soybeans were in line with trade forecasts.

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

Corn, wheat export inspections top forecasts

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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