NEWS
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Tue Mar 18, 2014 03:14 PM CDT

MARKET SUMMARY

HRS closed 14 3/4 to 17 1/4 cents higher, corn ended 4 1/2 to 7 1/4 cents higher, canola finished $1.40 to $2.30/mt higher while soybeans closed 9 1/2 to 26 1/2 cents higher.

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