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DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
Todd Hultman DTN Grains Analyst
Thu Aug 21, 2014 08:10 AM CDT

Morning CME Globex Update: December corn was up 3/4 cent, November soybeans were up 1 1/4 cents, and September Chicago wheat was up 1 1/4 cents. All three grains are a little higher early Thursday after a lackluster weekly export sales report from USDA. Pro Farmer's Crop Tour enters its final day with more high yield estimates and pod counts expected.

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December corn is slightly higher early Thursday, still holding within the same sideways range of the past four weeks. Thursday morning's weather map shows ...

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