NEWS
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Fri Jun 21, 2013 08:37 AM CDT

Market Summary: MGEX wheat is 2 1/2 cents higher (July) and 1 1/4 cents lower (Dec), corn is 3 3/4 cents lower (July) and 4 cents lower (Dec), soybeans are 1/2 cents lower (July) and 7 1/2 cents lower (Nov), while canola is $2.10/mt lower (July) and $1.90/mt lower (Nov). The Canadian dollar is 19 basis points higher.

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