NEWS
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Thu Apr 11, 2013 04:30 PM CDT

Ethanol futures posted light to moderate gains in nearby contracts, but were unable to sustain the support through the contracts at the end of the year. The early support in the corn market helped to draw additional support into the front-month futures contracts. This pushed prices 2.5 cents per gallon higher and closed at $2.448 a gallon. This gain comes following corn futures closing just 2 cents per bushel higher, although most of the session held gains, nearly double that amount. The pressure in the energy market was noticed in the ethanol market with differed futures falling a fraction of ...

Quick View
  • Is Your Burndown Working? A cool, wet spring and the spread of herbicide-resistant weeds mean farmers should take the extra...
  • Gains on Covers It took Jerry Doan several years and a lot of trials, but the North Dakota beef producer has lear...
  • Side-by-Sides and Cool Helmets Side-by-side manufactures continue to roll out new machines and machine updates. Here are two more.
  • Stress Test for Borrowers Farm finances rate an "A" now, but economists debate if that's good enough to handle a major corr...
  • Senators Question EPA A group of U.S. senators Wednesday told President Barack Obama that his administration has not fo...
  • Climate Work Ahead at USDA Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke about GOP complaints regarding the Obama administration's work wit...
  • Full-Circle Farming Bill Couser sees farming as a full circle. If it comes off the farm, it can go back into the farm.
  • Making the Grade What if corn isn't cheap the next five years? Fickle price projections can sway farm bill choices.
  • Ask the Vet What's my best bet for fly control?
Related News Stories