DTN Closing Grain Comments
Todd Hultman DTN Grains Analyst
Wed Apr 24, 2013 01:53 PM CDT

General Comments:

Corn closed up 1 cent in the May contract and up 4 1/4 cents in the July. Soybeans closed down 15 3/4 cents in the May and down 13 1/4 cents in the July. Wheat closed down 3 1/2 cents in the July Chicago contract, up 1 1/2 cents in the July Kansas City, and up 1/2 cent in the July Minneapolis.

The June U.S. dollar index is down 0.13 at 83.06. June gold is up $18.20 at $1,427.0 while July silver is $.12 higher and July copper is $.0670 higher. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is 12 ...

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