Soybeans higher as Brazil truck strike continues

Soybeans higher as Brazil truck strike continues

Corn higher despite big deliveries. (audio)

Soybeans rose on Friday as the Brazil truck strike continues. The March and May contracts are on track to finish higher for the fourth straight week. Corn futures were higher, pulled up by soybeans, and by an export sale to Saudi Arabia.

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Corn higher despite big deliveries

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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