NEWS
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Fri Aug 23, 2013 05:10 PM CDT

Front-month ethanol futures surpassed the rise in corn on Friday closing up 14.9 cents per gallon versus the September corn close up 8 cents per bushel. The EIA reported on Wednesday that ethanol production was lower for the week ending Aug. 16. As plants in the Midwest take scheduled downtimes, worries of tighter supplies nearby are supportive to the front month. The September contract closed at $2.45 per gallon and October closed up 7.6 cents at $2.03 per gallon.

RBOB gasoline futures were higher after news reports of a Canadian refinery shutting down because of mechanical problems. The refinery, located ...

Quick View
  • Stay on Top of SDS The distinctive yellow patches of sudden death syndrome (SDS) are surfacing in soybean fields acr...
  • Cattle Market There may be a little less bull in this fall's calf market, but the fundamentals still spell oppo...
  • Precision Ag Potential Pending Precision agriculture proponents insist the industry can revolutionize agriculture, but first mor...
  • Cash Rent Reset - 2 Iowa farmland owners Fred and Lodean Cook may consider flexible cash leases for the first time th...
  • Iowa Land Gets a Bounce Key Midwest land values are stuck in neutral or sliding below 2014 levels, recently released opin...
  • Canadian Dairy Conundrum Coping with Canada's dairy industry import tariffs and supply controls remains one of the stickin...
  • Senior Partners - 5 This fatherly financial advice is meant to prevent heartaches should the farm economy suffer anot...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl CPA Andy Biebl answers readers' questions on depreciation recapture, defining a "true" lease and ...
  • Ask the Vet Does my calf have a hernia and is it repairable?
Related News Stories
Ethanol Blog
Ethanol Blog
Crude Oil Pressures Ethanol
Crude Oil Pressures Ethanol
Ethanol Blog
Ethanol Blog