Because of the drought, prices for corn and soybeans hit record highs.
Cash grain corn hit $8.13 a bushel; up 12-cents.
And the cash price for soybeans hit $17.08 per bushel. That's up 24-cents.
These numbers are from the 1st Cooperative Association in Cherokee, Iowa.
Compared to last year on this date, corn was selling for $7.23 and beans were at $13.48 a bushel.
If you've driven down Virginia Street in downtown Sioux City, you may have seen new apartment buildings.
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