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DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
Elaine Kub Contributing Analyst
Thu Feb 21, 2013 08:42 AM CST

8:30 a.m. CME Globex:Corn 3 3/4 lower, Soybeans 1 1/2 higher, Wheat 5 1/2 lower. A higher dollar and bearish outside markets has put pressure on grain prices Thursday morning, but the corn, soybean, and wheat charts are all relatively stable as the morning wears on.

Other Market:

Dow Jones: Lower
U.S. Dollar Index: Higher
Gold: Lower
Crude Oil: Lower

Corn:Nearby corn futures prices have been a near complete standstill all through the overnight trading session and still into Thursday morning. Most grain trucks in the Western Corn Belt are probably parked during Thursday's blizzard, but apparently even speculators huddled ...

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