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DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Mon Aug 11, 2014 12:39 PM CDT

General Comments:

The corn market was down, coming under pressure from spec selling and of course more rain to help the crop progress further. The market hit a new four-year low as expectations for a record crop continue to drive futures down. Traders are also being cautious ahead of the USDA Supply and Demand report on Tuesday. Old-crop soybeans led the market up Friday as traders continue to move positions ahead of last trade day for August futures next Thursday along with strong demand for old-crop soybeans and meal amid tight supplies. September corn was down 7 3/4 cent at ...

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