HRS finished 1/4 to 5 1/4 higher, HRW closed 2 1/2 cents lower to 7 cents higher, corn ended 1 3/4 to 3 1/4 higher, soybeans finished 12 3/4 to 21 1/4 cents higher, while canola closed $.70/mt lower to $10.30/mt higher.
In early afternoon trade, the TSX equity index was up 41 points at 15,015, despite losses in U.S. equity indexes. The Canadian dollar was 35 basis points higher at $.9340 CAD/USD, the highest levels seen since the first week of January on the continuous chart. Gold was $6.50 lower at $1,316.10/ounce. Crude oil was ...