DTN Closing Grain Comments
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Fri Mar 8, 2013 02:26 PM CST

General Comments:

Corn closed 12 1/4 cents higher in the May and 8 cents higher in the July. Soybeans closed 2 1/2 cents lower in the May and 6 1/2 cents lower in the July. Wheat closed 1 1/2 cents higher in the May Chicago, 1/4 cent lower in the May Kansas City, and 3 1/2 cents lower in the May Minneapolis. The U.S. dollar index is 0.620 higher at 82.701. April gold is $2.80 higher at $1,577.90 while May silver is $0.197 higher and May copper is $0.0055 lower. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is 43 points higher at ...

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