Chicago corn and soybean futures were higher near midday on Tuesday in reaction to more gains in soymeal futures.
Soymeal futures were up about $5.5 per ton and at a six-week high as demand from chicken and hog producers has pushed up cash prices.
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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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