NEWS
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Wed Jul 3, 2013 08:32 AM CDT

Market Summary: MGEX wheat is 5 1/4/bu higher (Sept) and unchanged (Dec), corn is 2 3/4 higher (July) and 5 1/2 higher (Dec), soybeans are 18 1/4/bu higher (July) and 12 1/4/bu higher (Nov) while canola is $.10 higher (Nov).

Outside Markets

Asian markets finished lower, with Japan's Nikkei closing .3% lower. European markets are trading sharply lower. The TSX closed at 12,178.38, up 49.27 in Tuesday's trade. Overnight, the Dow futures were 103 points lower which should lead to a lower open in North American equities Wednesday. The Canadian dollar is 2 basis points higher at $.9472 CAD/U.S. dollar, ...

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