NEWS
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Fri Nov 23, 2012 08:40 AM CST

Outside Markets

Asian markets were mostly higher Friday given the positive Purchase Managers' Index (PMI) data announced Thursday, with the November number showing an expanding economy after 13 months of contraction, although trade was tempered by the U.S. holiday. Japan's Nikkei was up 1.4% at last report and is celebrating a National holiday on Friday. European stocks are on the defensive due to lack of consensus between members on the region's debt crisis. Canada's TSX closed at 12,153.10 in Thursday's trade, up 53.04 points. Dow futures are up 10 points, which should support the North American open Friday. The Canadian ...

Quick View
  • Xtend Moves Forward USDA has issued its final environmental impact statement recommending full deregulation of Monsan...
  • Land Market What could the next year hold for land values?
  • No Agreement on Tax Extenders White House spokesman Josh Earnest on Monday said in his daily briefing that the White House woul...
  • Year-End Tax Panic Do-it-yourselfers beware: Last-minute tax rules could complicate your 2014 returns. Small employe...
  • Dow's Gutsy Decision Dow's decision to launch Enlist offers some hand-selected growers a chance to test drive new tech...
  • Congress Reaches Funding Deal The overall Agriculture Department and related agencies bill would cost $20.5 billion for fiscal ...
  • Need To Bee Accurate A news story had the wires buzzing Tuesday afternoon after a report that EPA was set to restrict ...
  • Kub's Den The Dakotas lost more than $130 million in grain revenue during the 2013-14 marketing year compar...
  • Ask the Vet What can I do to improve udder quality in my herd?
Related News Stories
DTN's Grain Quick Takes
DTN Daily Basis Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
China Holds Grain Import Quotas Steady
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Weekly Grain Export Sales Mixed
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments