Corn finished 2 1/2 to 4 1/2 cents lower, soybeans finished 8 to 17 cents lower, canola ended $3.40/mt to $5/mt lower and HRS wheat closed 12 3/4 to 15 1/2 cents lower.
In mid-day trade, the TSX equity index was 47 lower at 14,858. The Canadian dollar was 38 basis points higher at $0.9203 CAD/USD, while the U.S. dollar index was 0.066 lower at 80.780. Gold was $1 higher at $1,261.10/ounce. Crude oil was 5 cents lower at $104.30/barrel while Brent crude was 32 cents higher at $109.83/barrel.
Wednesday's USDA report saw U.S. ending ...