NEWS
DTN Daily Basis Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Wed Dec 12, 2012 05:09 PM CST
COMMENTS:

The soybean cash price was higher to end the day on Wednesday as the market still had a bullish tone after the USDA report confirmed what we all know, which is that soybeans are in a tight stocks situation until the end of the 2013 growing season. The soybean basis was also higher, and Dow Jones reported Wednesday afternoon that the basis in the Memphis corridor of the river was up 2 cents as barge freight was lower. The corn cash price was lower on Wednesday after trying, but failing to follow the slight strength in soybeans during the ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, researchers produce orange-colored corn with sight-saving capabi...
  • Strong Immunity Wins Two weeks after calving, cows lose body condition. But if she is short on nutrients, too, that dr...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Farm lenders should halt their petty rivalry and focus on agriculture's best interest: Our nation...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • GOP Picks Conaway as House Ag Chairman The House Republican Steering Committee on Tuesday selected Rep. Michael Conaway, R-Texas, as the...
  • Head Start A Pennsylvania teen has two years of a farm-to-fork business under his belt and is looking to exp...
  • Woodbury: Farm Family Business One of the world's wealthiest families measures success not in dollars but in authenticity.
  • Ask the Vet A warning about bull breeding soundness.
Related News Stories
DTN's Grain Quick Takes
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
USDA Reports Corn Sale
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Fundamentally Speaking
Exporters Report Soybean, Corn Sales
Weekly Grain Exports Mixed