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DTN Daily Basis Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Thu May 2, 2013 05:57 PM CDT
DAILY BASIS:

DTN Cash Change From National Contract Change from
Commodity Index Prev Day Avg. Basis Month Prev Day
Corn: $6.87 $0.16 $0.25 Jul $0.006
Soybeans: $14.16 -$0.01 $0.44 Jul -$0.004
SRW Wheat: $7.04 $0.07 -$0.25 Jul -$0.005
HRW Wheat: $7.63 $0.08 -$0.27 Jul -$0.009
HRS Wheat: $8.02 $0.09 -$0.24 Jul -$0.004

CORN:

The DTN National Corn Index for Thursday indicates a national average basis of 25 cents over the Chicago July futures contract, unchanged from Wednesday's basis.

SOYBEANS:

The DTN National Soybean Index for Thursday indicates a national average basis of 44 cents over the Chicago July ...

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