NEWS
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Wed Aug 21, 2013 04:34 PM CDT

Ethanol futures posted strong gains following the double-digit rally in front-month September corn prices. Traders are focusing on higher corn prices increasing production costs at a time when overall demand for ethanol is expected to erode. The bounce higher in ethanol stocks in the EIA report focused on the potential for additional inventory building over the coming days if demand and production drops off in the coming weeks. September futures gained 5 cents per gallon, closing at $2.299 a gallon. Other nearby contracts posted gains of 3 to 4 cents per gallon.

RBOB gasoline futures ended the session mixed with ...

Quick View
  • Prepping for a Pest USDA has released a new set of pest response guidelines for Helicoverpa armigera, the voracious g...
  • Racing the Clock For Brian Marshall, the clock starts the minute a new calf hits the ground. Within the first four...
  • Hay Baling Safety Important Looking at it as a sporting event, mid-July is the halftime of the hay baling season in most of t...
  • Study Your Farm Bill Options Feeding the world population won't be as hard as expected over the next decade some experts forec...
  • Weathering the Drought Parts of the panhandle and western Oklahoma are still considered as being in extreme or exception...
  • Clearing the Air EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy told a group of agribusiness representatives that her agency want...
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Peak prices since 2007 didn't slow megafarm consolidation. Mid-size operators may need to collabo...
  • Corn's Hidden Highways Scientists are rewriting the route to better hybrids.
  • Ask the Vet Before implanting heifers that will be bred, consult with a veterinarian to be sure fertility won...
Related News Stories
EPA Delays RFS Compliance
Ethanol Blog
Ethanol Blog
Ethanol Blog
Ethanol Blog
Ethanol Blog
Ethanol Blog
Ethanol Blog