Wheat futures lead crop markets lower

Wheat futures lead crop markets lower

Rain, big crops pressure corn and soybeans (audio)

Wheat futures led the crop markets lower on Monday as U.S. prices are too high to compete in export markets.

Rain pressured corn, while big crops in South America keep a lid on soybean prices.

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

Rain, big crops pressure corn and soybeans

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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