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Contract Month Last Chg High Low
ELEC. CORN[10] Jul-15 350'4 -3'0 357'0 350'4
Dec-15 367'0 -3'0 373'4 367'0
ELEC. SOYBEANS[10] Jul-15 933'0 7'0 935'0 924'6
Nov-15 905'4 3'4 909'0 900'6
ELEC. WHEAT[10] Jul-15 476'0 -12'6 489'2 476'0
Dec-15 496'4 -13'0 508'6 496'2
ELEC. HRW WHEAT[10] Jul-15 498'0 -12'2 511'6 498'0
Dec-15 525'0 -12'2 538'4 525'0
ELEC. HRS WHEAT[10] Jul-15 533'2 -13'6 548'0 533'2
Dec-15 559'0 -11'6 571'4 559'0
LIVE CATTLE[10] Jun-15 153.050 -0.450 153.400 152.800
Aug-15 152.900 0.150 152.900 152.400
FEEDER CATTLE[10] Aug-15 224.025 -0.925 224.500 224.000
Sep-15 222.975 -0.275 223.000 222.700
MILK CLASS III[10] May-15 16.22s 0.01 --- ---
Jul-15 17.19s 0.32 --- ---
ELEC. COTTON # 2[10] Jul-15 65.56 1.23 66.59 64.58
Oct-15 66.18 0.95 66.75 66.18
Fri, May 29, 2015 11:20 AM CDT    *Quotes are in market time.
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DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments Grains Mixed; Unknown Buys New-crop Soybeans 5/29 8:11AM
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Southeastern Plains is in for heavy rain Friday, while rain in the Northern Plains and Midwest will have lighter coverage. Other U.S. and Canada crop areas will be dry.
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