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DTN Closing Grain Comments
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Thu Feb 21, 2013 02:21 PM CST

General Comments:

Corn closed 9 3/4 cents lower in the March and 10 3/4 cents lower in the May. Soybeans closed 5 cents higher in the March and 2 cents higher in the May. Wheat closed 17 1/4 cents lower in the March Chicago, 20 cents lower in the March Kansas City, and 14 3/4 cents lower in the March Minneapolis. The U.S. dollar index is 0.366 higher at 81.435. April gold is $1.70 lower at $1,576.30 while March silver is $0.042 lower and March copper is $.0540 lower. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is 87 points lower at 13,840. ...

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