Yen Drop Means Wheat Gains as Foodmaker Profits Hit, Nomura Says

Yen Drop Means Wheat Gains as Foodmaker Profits Hit, Nomura Says

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A farmer checks the quality of wheat grain as a combine loads a truck during harvesting in a field in Furano City, Hokkaido. Wheat climbed 19 percent in 2012, the best performer among the 24 commodities tracked by Standard & Poor’s GSCI Spot Index.