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DTN Closing Grain Comments
Todd Hultman DTN Grains Analyst
Wed Apr 16, 2014 01:51 PM CDT

General Comments:

Corn closed down 6 1/4 cents in the May contract and down 6 1/4 cents in the July. Soybeans closed up 17 1/2 cents in the May contract and up 21 1/4 cents in the July. Wheat closed down 14 1/2 cents in the July Chicago contract, down 10 3/4 cents in the July Kansas City, and down 12 1/4 cents in the July Minneapolis. The June U.S. dollar index is down .02 at 79.87. June gold is up $2.00 at $1,302.30 while May silver is up $.13 and May copper is up $.0415. The Dow Jones Industrial ...

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