Corn for May delivery climbed as much as 1.6 percent to $6.545 a bushel on the Chicago Board of Trade, the highest since March 26. Futures traded at $6.54 by 9:26 a.m. Melbourne time. Soybeans for May delivery rose 0.6 percent to $14.1175 a bushel, while May-delivery wheat gained 0.5 percent to $6.6425 a bushel.
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