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DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Wed Aug 20, 2014 11:11 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock market indices are higher with the Dow up 30. The interest rate products are higher. The dollar index is 14 higher. Energies are mixed with crude oil up 0.90. Livestock trade is sharply lower. Precious metals are mixed with gold down $1.

CORN

Corn trade is 5 to 7 cents lower at midday with pressure from the firmer dollar and high anecdotal yield numbers from the ongoing crop tour. The crop tour continues to move along with generally good potential being found with Illinois and Iowa on deck for today. The weather is a non-issue ...

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