NEWS
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Thu Oct 17, 2013 08:26 AM CDT

Market Summary: November soybeans are 2 1/2 cents higher, November canola is $.30/mt higher, December HRS wheat is 5 1/2 cents higher and December corn is 2 1/4 cents higher. The Canadian dollar is trading 27 basis points higher.

Outside Markets

Asian markets closed mixed on Thursday with the Nikkei in Japan closing .8% higher. The Shanghai Composite fell .2%. European markets are trading lower. The Canadian TSX equity index closed 26 points higher at 12,957 in Wednesday's trade despite a more than 200 point gain in the Dow index. In overnight trade, Dow futures are 42 points lower, which may signal ...

Quick View
  • Stay on Top of SDS The distinctive yellow patches of sudden death syndrome (SDS) are surfacing in soybean fields acr...
  • Cattle Market There may be a little less bull in this fall's calf market, but the fundamentals still spell oppo...
  • Precision Ag Potential Pending Precision agriculture proponents insist the industry can revolutionize agriculture, but first mor...
  • Cash Rent Reset - 2 Iowa farmland owners Fred and Lodean Cook may consider flexible cash leases for the first time th...
  • Iowa Land Gets a Bounce Key Midwest land values are stuck in neutral or sliding below 2014 levels, recently released opin...
  • Canadian Dairy Conundrum Coping with Canada's dairy industry import tariffs and supply controls remains one of the stickin...
  • Senior Partners - 5 This fatherly financial advice is meant to prevent heartaches should the farm economy suffer anot...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl CPA Andy Biebl answers readers' questions on depreciation recapture, defining a "true" lease and ...
  • Ask the Vet Does my calf have a hernia and is it repairable?
Related News Stories
DTN Daily Basis Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
DTN's Grain Quick Takes
Weekly Corn, Wheat Exports Bearish
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
DTN Daily Basis Comments
Kub's Den
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments