DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
Todd Hultman DTN Grains Analyst
Fri Jul 18, 2014 08:09 AM CDT

Morning CME Globex Update: December corn was down 1 cent, November soybeans were up 3 cents, and September Chicago wheat was down 1 3/4 cents. At 8 a.m., USDA said that 464,000 metric tons (17.0 mb) of U.S. soybeans were sold to unknown destinations for 2014-15. Also, China bought 116,000 tons (4.3 mb) of optional-origin new-crop soybeans. September Chicago wheat was lower early Friday, while investigators look into the causes of the downed Malaysian Airline flight in eastern Ukraine.

Other Markets

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

Corn:December corn is lower early Friday with ...

Quick View
  • One Tool Down Cotton and sorghum growers will face limited options for 2016 pest control after the EPA cancelle...
  • Show-Me Sales Even with prices down from the spring, commercial bred heifers made a strong showing at the Novem...
  • Blender Pump Push A partnership between USDA and states and private companies is set to nearly double the number of...
  • Landmark Illinois Sale Agriculture's first cropland REIT acquired 120 Illinois farms in a single record-breaking purchas...
  • Kansas Water Challenge With a continued Kansas drawdown on the Ogallala Aquifer, state officials Wednesday outlined some...
  • Crop Insurers Fight Cut The federal crop insurance program goal of a 14.5% targeted rate of return, which would be cut un...
  • To Store or Not to Store? Many farmers put their 2015 crop in the bin and shut the door, but farmer and broker Tregg Cronin...
  • Saving Money The man who bagged 120 Illinois farms last week reflects on the future of ag REITs and why cash r...
  • Ask the Vet Setting up the right mineral program for the herd starts with the basics.
Related News Stories
Gulke: A New Trend?
DTN Closing Grain Comments
DTN Midday Grain Comments
Cash Market Moves
DTN's Quick Takes
DTN Midday Livestock Comments
DTN Early Word Opening Livestock
DTN Early Word Grains
Under the Agridome
DTN Technically Speaking Blog