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DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
Todd Hultman DTN Grains Analyst
Mon Apr 8, 2013 08:21 AM CDT

Morning CME Globex Update:Corn up 4 cents, Soybeans up 11, Wheat up 3. May soybeans are starting the week higher, holding above important support at $13.50. Friday's CFTC data showed a favorable response from commercials to last week's lower grain prices. The Southern Plains continue to be affected by strong, dry winds and have a relatively dry forecast for the next 10 days. Outside markets are having a quiet influence this morning.

Other Markets:

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

Corn:

May corn is starting the week steady to higher with a little encouragement ...

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