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DTN Weekly Distillers Grains Update
Cheryl Anderson DTN Staff Reporter
Mon Sep 30, 2013 09:56 AM CDT

Prices of dried distillers grains took a plunge in the past week, due largely to decreases in corn prices and corn basis, as new-crop corn began to roll in.

The DTN weekly DDG spot price average fell $13 per ton in the past two weeks, from $224 two weeks ago to $211 this week. This is the lowest level the average has reached since mid-April 2012. It also marks the fourth consecutive week that prices have followed a downward trend, falling $16 per ton in that time period, from $227 the first week of September to $211 per ton this ...

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