NEWS
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Mon Apr 22, 2013 07:43 AM CDT

Outside Markets

Asian stocks were mostly higher on Monday, with Japan's Nikkei leading the way and gaining 1.9%. The G20 meeting in Washington resulted in support for Japan's recent monetary policy, which was viewed as supportive to the markets. European equities are also trading higher on Monday. Canada's TSX equity market closed 69.21 higher on Friday, at 12,065.55. Canada's rate of inflation was announced at 1% for March, below the 1.1% expected and well below the target rate of 2%. This will cool any anticipation of potential interest rate hikes to come. Dow futures are trading 65 points higher in ...

Quick View
  • Prepping for a Pest USDA has released a new set of pest response guidelines for Helicoverpa armigera, the voracious g...
  • Racing the Clock For Brian Marshall, the clock starts the minute a new calf hits the ground. Within the first four...
  • Hay Baling Safety Important Looking at it as a sporting event, mid-July is the halftime of the hay baling season in most of t...
  • "Easy Money Times Over" Feeding the world population won't be as hard as expected over the next decade some experts forec...
  • Weathering the Drought Parts of the panhandle and western Oklahoma are still considered as being in extreme or exception...
  • Clearing the Air EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy told a group of agribusiness representatives that her agency want...
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Peak prices since 2007 didn't slow megafarm consolidation. Mid-size operators may need to collabo...
  • Corn's Hidden Highways Scientists are rewriting the route to better hybrids.
  • Ask the Vet Before implanting heifers that will be bred, consult with a veterinarian to be sure fertility won...
Related News Stories
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN's Grain Quick Takes
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
DTN Daily Basis Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Exporters Report Grain Sales
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments