NEWS
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Thu Aug 29, 2013 03:00 PM CDT

MARKET SUMMARY

MGEX wheat closed 4 1/4 to 10 cents lower, corn ended 7 cents lower (Sept) and 3/4 to 1 cent higher (new crop), soybeans ended 3 to 10 1/2 cents lower and canola closed $1.30 to $2.60/mt lower.

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