Corn, Soybeans Lower Again as Big Crops Loom

Corn, Soybeans Lower Again as Big Crops Loom

China's big soybean purchase fails to lift market. (Audio)

Corn and soybean futures continued lower in Friday's trading, with the markets at four-year lows as big crops will be harvested soon and a strong dollar may impede exports.

Wheat prices were lower as exports have been slow as big crops overseas claim market share.

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

China's big soybean purchase fails to lift market

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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