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DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
Todd Hultman DTN Grains Analyst
Mon Oct 7, 2013 08:19 AM CDT

Morning CME Globex Update:Corn and soybeans were quiet in overnight trading with harvest expected to resume later this week after several storms rolled across the Midwest over the weekend. December wheat is higher, possibly supported by unconfirmed export sales and a slightly lower U.S. dollar as we head into the second week of the government shutdown.

Dow Jones: Lower
U.S. Dollar Index: Lower
Gold: Higher
Crude Oil: Lower

Corn: December corn is steady to lower early Monday after numerous storms, some severe, whichrolled across the Midwest over the weekend. The five-day forecast expects rain to the east, but mostly dry ...

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