NEWS
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Wed Feb 12, 2014 03:26 PM CST

MARKET SUMMARY

MGEX wheat closed mostly higher, corn closed lower (old crop) and steady to higher (new crop), soybeans ended lower while canola also finished lower.

OUTSIDE MARKETS

In mid-day trade, the TSX is up 43 points to 13,924, with higher gold and oil prices supporting trade. The Canadian dollar is 16 basis points higher at $.9089 CAD/USD, while the U.S. dollar index is 0.066 higher at 80.770. Gold is $4.80/ounce higher at $1,294.40/ounce. Crude oil is 30 cents higher at $100.24/barrel, while Brent crude is 8 cents higher at $108.60/barrel.

OILSEEDS

USDA reported a 272,000 mt cancellation of a ...

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