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DTN Daily Basis Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Fri Aug 16, 2013 05:49 PM CDT
DAILY BASIS:

DTN Cash Change From National Contract Change from
Commodity Index Prev Day Avg. Basis Month Prev Day
Corn: $5.76 -$0.07 $1.02 Sep $0.012
Soybeans: $13.46 -$0.08 $0.86 Nov -$0.021
SRW Wheat: $6.01 -$0.05 -$0.30 Sep $0.010
HRW Wheat: $6.81 -$0.06 -$0.17 Sep -$0.008
HRS Wheat: $6.91 -$0.02 -$0.47 Sep $0.002

CORN:

The DTN National Corn Index for Friday indicates a national average basis of $1.02 over the Chicago September futures contract, up 1 cent from Thursday's basis.

SOYBEANS:

The DTN National Soybean Index for Friday indicates a national average basis of 86 down 2 cents over ...

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