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Say Goodbye to the Kansas City Board of Trade

KCBoardofTrade Flickr U.S. Department of AgricultureTrading floor at the Kansas City Board of Trade. (Photo courtesy of the U.S. Department of Agriculture)

This summer, for the first time since 1856, you won’t be able to trade wheat in Kansas City.  The CME Group bought the Kansas City Board of Trade last October and last month (FEB), the company announced it would move all wheat trading to Chicago starting in July.  Harvest Public Media's Jeremy Bernfeld reports.

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