Summary Box: Gold, silver rise on debt uncertainty

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Posted: Jul 22, 2011 4:58 PM
Summary Box: Gold, silver rise on debt uncertainty

METALS UP: Precious metals prices rose Friday on concerns that a new financial rescue plan for Greece won't end uncertainty over the debt crisis in Europe.

UNCERTAINTY ON DEBT: European leaders struck a deal to help Greece manage its debt, but European governments still face years of paying down their debts.

CROPS HIGHER: Crop prices rose on concerns that warm weather will hurt this year's output. Backup supplies of corn, soybeans and wheat are already at historically low levels.