NEWS
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Feb 15, 2013 04:34 PM CST

Ethanol futures posted strong gains Friday as corn futures closed higher for the first time in 11 trading sessions. The ability to move the corn futures higher had more of an impact in the ethanol market than the actual gain seen in nearby contracts. March corn futures did manage to support 4-cent gains at the closing bell. Nearby ethanol contracts closed 2.4 cents per gallon higher, with March futures closing at $2.353 a gallon. The direction of the grain markets over the coming weeks could have an increased impact in the movement of ethanol prices despite the ability to change ...

Quick View
  • The Trouble With Talc Planting can be dusty work, but a little housekeeping is in order to protect pollinators this spr...
  • Fescue Workaround Fescue can be a challenge, but Butch Foster said he and his dad, Bob, put 200 to 250 pounds on ca...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl Readers pose tax questions on how to justify repairs, handle capital gains on a residence and com...
  • Senior Partners - 1 Think how rural communities could rejuvenate if farmland rents stayed local rather than flowing t...
  • Sample With Precision Dan Davidson looks at how to measure the horsepower of your soil with the Solvita soil respiratio...
  • USDA Defines Actively Engaged Under the 2014 farm bill, family operations are exempted from proposed changes in actively engage...
  • New Paths Max payments forecast in areas of hardest-hit 2014 corn yields.
  • She's Got It All Alicia Mielke is a farm girl originally from Harrington, Wash., who continues to lend a hand to h...
  • Ask the Vet Would a bull with an undescended testicle or one that was a hard pull at birth be worthy of breed...