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DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
Elaine Kub Contributing Analyst
Fri Apr 5, 2013 08:43 AM CDT

Morning CME Globex Update:CME Globex: Corn 3 1/4 higher, Soybeans 11 3/4 lower, Wheat 1/4 lower. Corn and wheat futures have stayed within tight consolidation ranges early Friday morning despite volatility in outside markets. Continued selling pressure has kept the soybean chart pursuing a short-term lower trend this week.

Other Markets:

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

Corn:

It may not be yield-threateningly late for corn planting in the southern tier of the Corn Belt just yet, but farmers are at least 15 cents per bushel less motivated to plant corn that will be ...

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