Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Thu Feb 28, 2013 12:16 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Soybeans continue to post strong gains at midday with the March up 24 cents, the May up 22 cents, and the July up 18 cents. This strong commercial buying is likely tied to new demand emerging this week. Corn contracts are also showing solid gains with the May up almost 9 cents. As with soybeans, most of the support is coming from the commercial side of the market. Wheat has been a bit more sluggish, though the Kansas City market has been flirting with double-digit gains throughout the day. Outside markets are mixed with the US dollar index ...

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