DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Wed Jun 25, 2014 11:45 AM CDT

General Comments:

The corn market was lower as the market prepares for first notice day of July futures on June 30, the same day as the release of the USDA Grain Stocks and Planted Acreage report. Uncertainty remains as to how many acres of corn may have been lost due to the flooding in southern Minnesota and northern Iowa. Soybeans closed lower with pressure from the good crop ratings released by the USDA Monday along with weak inspections reported Monday, which indicated that old-crop soybean demand has slowed. July corn closed down 1 1/2 cents at $4.43 and December corn ...

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