NEWS
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Thu Sep 19, 2013 07:47 AM CDT

Market Summary: December corn is 4 cents higher, red spring wheat is up 9 3/4 cents, soybeans are 12 1/4 cents higher while November canola is $3.80/mt higher. The Canadian dollar is 10 basis points higher.

Outside Markets

Equities in Asia rallied on Thursday, with Japan's Nikkei leading the way with a 1.8% gain. European stocks are also trading higher. Global markets are impacted by the surprise decision in the U.S. to continue their current pace of monthly bond-buying to stimulate growth. Canada's TSX equity index closed 97.29 higher at 12,931.40 in yesterday's trade, while the Dow futures are up 58 ...

Quick View
  • Dodge Down Corn Conditions have been right for stalk rot and ear molds in corn in many parts of the Midwest this ...
  • Cows That Last If you've priced replacement heifers lately, or even just added up all the costs of raising your ...
  • Chrysler: What's New for 2015 Here's something you don't want to do at a media event for seasoned automotive journalists from a...
  • Farm Investors Welcome Why own farms when you can own shares in a farmland pool? The advent of agriculture's first real ...
  • Rents Resist Price Relief Growers in bellwether corn states expect to make money on bushels -- not price -- in 2014, farm m...
  • GE Critics Range as Skeptics An ad-hoc committee of 18 scientists is tasked by the National Research Council with examining th...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl CPA Andy Biebl helps readers wrestle with reality of health insurance costs, congressional inacti...
  • Ag Innovation Showcase At the sixth annual Ag Innovation Showcase in St. Louis this week, start-ups in search of investo...
  • Ask the Vet At what age should a cow be culled?
Related News Stories
DTN Daily Basis Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
DTN's Grain Quick Takes
Exporters Report Sorghum Sale
USDA Weekly Crop Progress
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Fundamentally Speaking
Corn, Soy Inspections Bullish