NEWS
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Wed Feb 19, 2014 02:13 PM CST

CLOSING SUMMARY

Corn closed 4 1/4 cents to 4 3/4 cents higher, soybeans closed 6 3/4 cents to 1 1/2 cents lower, hard red spring wheat closed 3 3/4 cents higher to 4 3/4 cents higher, and canola closed $3.50 to $3.90 higher.

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