DTN Daily Basis Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Fri Feb 21, 2014 10:48 AM CST

DTN Cash Change From National Contract Change from
Commodity Index Prev Day Avg. Basis Month Prev Day
Corn: $4.34 $0.02 -$0.22 Mar -$0.002
Soybeans: $13.15 $0.04 -$0.43 Mar -$0.004
SRW Wheat: $5.95 -$0.03 -$0.22 Mar $0.009
HRW Wheat: $6.69 $0.00 -$0.23 Mar $0.005
HRS Wheat: $6.72 -$0.02 $0.12 May -$0.026


The DTN National Corn Index for Thursday indicates a national average basis of 22 cents under the Chicago March futures contract, unchanged from Wednesday's basis. The corn market closed at its highest level in nearly five months as export demand remains solid. Adding support to ...

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