NEWS
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Fri Oct 18, 2013 08:05 AM CDT

Market Summary: November soybeans are up 6 cents, November canola is up $4.20/mt, December spring wheat is 11 1/2 cents higher while December corn is up 2 1/2 cents. The Canadian dollar is 7 basis points lower.

Outside Markets

Asian markets closed mixed on Friday, with the Shanghai Composite up .2% and the Nikkei in Japan down .2%. European markets are higher. China experienced their first increase in quarterly growth this year in the third quarter (July through September) with a 7.8% growth rate, up from 7.5% in the previous quarter. A Canadian free-trade deal with the EU has been announced ...

Quick View
  • The New Dicamba At an event exhibiting the company's soon-to-arrive Dicamba-tolerant soybean trait, Monsanto repr...
  • 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's Grain Quick Takes
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
DTN Daily Basis Comments
Grain Inspections Bearish
Exporters Report Grain Sales
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Exporters Report Grain Sales
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments