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DTN Closing Grain Comments
Todd Hultman DTN Grains Analyst
Wed Aug 13, 2014 01:50 PM CDT

General Comments:

Corn closed down 1/2 cent in the September contract and up 3/4 cent in the December. Soybeans closed down 25 1/2 cents in the August contract and down 12 3/4 cents in the November. Wheat closed down 10 cents in the September Chicago contract, down 9 1/4 cents in the September Kansas City, and down 4 1/2 cents in the September Minneapolis.

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