October 13, 2016
A surge in export business lifted U.S. wheat markets on Thursday. Much of the business will likely be non-U.S. wheat, but the increase in demand still supported the U.S. markets.
Corn futures are higher to rebound from Wednesday’s drop, while soybeans are about unchanged after China and unknown destinations bought soybeans today.
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A surge in export business lifted U.S. wheat markets. (Photo: maciek905/Thinkstock)
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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