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DTN Daily Basis Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Wed May 8, 2013 05:56 PM CDT
DAILY BASIS:

DTN Cash Change From National Contract Change from
Commodity Index Prev Day Avg. Basis Month Prev Day
Corn: $6.61 -$0.06 $0.28 Jul $0.009
Soybeans: $14.39 $0.10 $0.48 Jul $0.014
SRW Wheat: $6.81 -$0.04 -$0.25 Jul -$0.006
HRW Wheat: $7.36 $0.02 -$0.24 Jul $0.001
HRS Wheat: $7.90 $0.07 -$0.26 Jul $0.004

CORN:

The DTN National Corn Index for Wednesday indicates a national average basis of 28 cents over the Chicago July futures contract, up 1 cent from Tuesday's basis.

SOYBEANS:

The DTN National Soybean Index for Wednesday indicates a national average basis of 48 cents over the ...

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