Bread Hopes Fade for Farmers on Low-Protein Wheat

Aug. 2 (Bloomberg) -- Sylvain Bardin, steering his red harvester across a ripe grain field in central France, says the wheat he's gathered won't make it into baguettes. The wheat's protein content isn't high enough, meaning the grain Bardin spent four days harvesting may be unsuitable for bread-making or exports, and relegated to animal feed. (Source: Bloomberg)
Fed Expected to Move in September: BlackRock's Rieder
03:43 - Rick Rieder, chief investment officer for fundamental fixed income at BlackRock Inc., talks about the U.S. economy and Federal Reserve policy. Rieder also discusses the prospects for Greece's bailout, Japan's economy and stocks. He speaks in Hong Kong with Angie Lau on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
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