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DTN Daily Basis Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Wed Aug 21, 2013 10:43 AM CDT
DAILY BASIS:

DTN Cash Change From National Contract Change from
Commodity Index Prev Day Avg. Basis Month Prev Day
Corn: $5.87 -$0.09 $1.03 Sep $0.008
Soybeans: $13.67 -$0.18 $0.77 Nov -$0.048
SRW Wheat: $6.03 -$0.07 -$0.31 Sep $0.002
HRW Wheat: $6.80 -$0.07 -$0.17 Sep -$0.002
HRS Wheat: $6.91 -$0.09 -$0.44 Sep $0.014

CORN:

The DTN National Corn Index for Tuesday indicates a national average basis of $1.03 over the Chicago September futures contract, up 1 cent from Monday's basis. The average corn basis in much of the Midwest was unchanged to 1 to 2 cents higher with the ...

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