Freak heatwave shucks US corn crops

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Dry weather and the most intense heatwave in 25 years has contributed to a deterioration of US corn crops. The heatwaves struck at a crucial stage of the corn's development; corn prices are expected to rise, along with the prices of any products that use corn. Al Jazeera's John Hendren reports