DTN Daily Basis Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Thu Apr 11, 2013 11:01 AM CDT

DTN Cash Change From National Contract Change from
Commodity Index Prev Day Avg. Basis Month Prev Day
Corn: $6.55 $0.05 $0.06 May -$0.001
Soybeans: $13.89 -$0.02 -$0.04 May $0.004
SRW Wheat: $6.76 -$0.12 -$0.21 May $0.001
HRW Wheat: $7.03 -$0.14 -$0.27 May $0.022
HRS Wheat: $7.60 -$0.14 -$0.25 May $0.013


The DTN National Corn Index for Wednesday indicates a national average basis of 6 cents over the Chicago May futures contract, unchanged from Tuesday's basis. With a higher cash price to end the day on Thursday, basis levels were mostly unchanged in the Midwest. Basis ...

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