DTN Daily Basis Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Mon Mar 18, 2013 05:19 PM CDT

The cash corn price started the week higher with the corn futures higher after a day of mixed trading as demand on the interior remains firm. The soybean cash price was lower again today as futures fell to a 5 week low early on Monday as outside markets, including a higher U.S. dollar, added pressure to the soybeans as well as the wheat markets.


DTN Cash Change From National Contract Change from
Commodity Index Prev Day Avg. Basis Month Prev Day
Corn: $7.31 $0.03 $0.11 May -$0.002
Soybeans: $14.01 -$0.17 -$0.09 May -$0.004
SRW Wheat: $6.94 ...
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