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DTN Closing Grain Comments
Todd Hultman DTN Grains Analyst
Fri Aug 29, 2014 01:49 PM CDT

General Comments:

Corn closed down 2 3/4 cents in the September and down 4 1/2 cents in the December. Soybeans closed up 15 3/4 cents in the September and down 4 1/2 cents in the November. Wheat closed 8 1/4 cents lower in the December Chicago, 2 cents lower in the December Kansas City, and 2 1/4 cents lower in the December Minneapolis. The September U.S. dollar index is .23 higher at 82.75. December gold is down $2.50 at $1,287.90 while December silver is down .09 and December copper is up $0.0145. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is 7 points ...

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