NEWS
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Mon Aug 11, 2014 03:45 PM CDT

Ethanol futures drew additional support Monday following a strong push higher in corn markets. Front-month September corn futures posted a 5-cent-per-bushel gain. The focus on increased production costs coming from corn prices and the expectation that supplies may continue to erode through late summer and early fall are creating a case for stronger nearby and deferred contract prices. September futures posted a 3.1-cent-per-gallon gain, closing at $2.062 a gallon. Other nearby contracts posted similar gains, closing 2.8 to 3.4 cents per gallon higher.

RBOB gasoline futures moved very little Monday with prices mixed within a fraction of a cent per ...

Quick View
  • Enlist Cotton Approved USDA has made its final decision to deregulate Dow AgroScience's Enlist cotton trait, which means...
  • Market Moves Weaning and preconditioning top the list of aggravating and expensive chores for most ranchers. C...
  • Ask The Mechanic Ask the Mechanic answers the question about how VW and German engineering was able to get by with...
  • Senior Partners - 4 Except for family sales, seller financing virtually vanished after the farm crisis of the 1980s w...
  • PNW Ag Hit by Historic Drought In addition to problems with the Northwestern wheat crop, cattle are also being adversely affecte...
  • RFS Deadline Nears With the deadline to file comments on the proposed Renewable Fuel Standard volumes to strike at m...
  • Woodbury: Farm Family Business Agendas don't always lead to immediate decisions, but can still cement your family unity.
  • Multi-Year Losses Spur Concern The recent price rally offered growers a welcome opportunity to price 2014 and 2015 crops, but it...
  • Ask the Vet The vet says my calf had Mannheimia. What is that?
Related News Stories