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DTN Daily Basis Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Fri May 17, 2013 06:03 PM CDT
DAILY BASIS:

DTN Cash Change From National Contract Change from
Commodity Index Prev Day Avg. Basis Month Prev Day
Corn: $6.84 $0.12 $0.32 Jul $0.006
Soybeans: $14.97 $0.18 $0.48 Jul -$0.030
SRW Wheat: $6.61 -$0.04 -$0.22 Jul $0.001
HRW Wheat: $7.14 -$0.06 -$0.23 Jul -$0.002
HRS Wheat: $7.72 -$0.02 -$0.31 Jul -$0.016

CORN:

The DTN National Corn Index for Friday indicates a national average basis of 32 cents over the Chicago July futures contract, up 1 cent from Thursday's basis.

SOYBEANS:

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

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