DTN Early Word Grains
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Wed Aug 21, 2013 06:01 AM CDT
6:00 a.m. CME Globex:

Corn 1 cent higher (December), soybeans 10 cents higher (November), and wheat 4 cents higher.

CME Globex Recap:

Grains were posting quiet gains early Wednesday morning with most contracts near session highs. Corn and Chicago wheat were showing trading ranges of only about three cents while soybeans had traded within a 12-cent range. Outside commodities were mostly lower again, pressured by the slight strength of the U.S. dollar index. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures are lower, indicating continued weakness in equities.


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