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DTN Daily Basis Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Thu Aug 21, 2014 05:50 PM CDT
DAILY BASIS:

DTN Cash Change From National Contract Change from
Commodity Index Prev Day Avg. Basis Month Prev Day
Corn: $3.45 $0.03 -$0.18 Sep $0.006
Soybeans: $11.83 $0.08 $1.45 Nov $0.081
SRW Wheat: $5.13 $0.06 -$0.33 Sep -$0.005
HRW Wheat: $5.77 $0.04 -$0.45 Sep $0.003
HRS Wheat: $5.86 $0.05 -$0.30 Sep -$0.002

CORN:

The DTN National Corn Index for Thursday indicates a national average basis of 18 cents under the Chicago September futures contract, unchanged from Wednesday's basis.

SOYBEANS:

The DTN National Soybean Index for Thursday indicates a national average basis of $1.45 cents over the Chicago November ...

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