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Fri Aug 22, 2014 01:03 PM CDT
Grains

OMAHA (DTN) -- As we near the close, December corn is up 3 1/4 cents, November soybeans are up 7 1/4 cents, and September Chicago wheat is up 14 3/4 cents. The big winners in grains on Friday were old-crop soybeans and meal as well as wheat. Strong demand for soybeans is helping to counter the bearish effects of this week's crop tour. Friday's higher wheat prices reflect growing concerns about this year's wheat quality and persistent flare-ups between Ukraine and Russia.

Posted 11:47-- December corn is up 2 1/2 ...

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