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DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Wed Aug 13, 2014 07:55 AM CDT

Market Summary: November soybeans are up 1/4 cents, November canola is $1.10/mt higher, September HRS is 3 3/4 cents higher while September corn is up 1/2 cents. The Canadian dollar is 8 basis points lower.

Outside Markets:

In Tuesday's trade, the TSX ended 13 points higher at 15,274, while U.S. markets closed slightly lower. Stats Canada reported on Friday that the country added 200 jobs in July, just 1% of expectations, but on Tuesday Stats Can announced that a mistake had been made and the numbers were going to being reworked. Asian markets finished higher on Wednesday with Japan's Nikkei up ...

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