NEWS
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Fri Aug 16, 2013 03:24 PM CDT

MARKET SUMMARY

HRS wheat down 2 1/4 to 5 1/4 cents, corn down 7 3/4 to 9 cents, soybeans ended down 5 to 12 3/4 cents, while canola finished $2 to $3.60/mt lower.

OUTSIDE MARKETS

Canada's equity index is higher in mid-day trade on Friday, currently 69.36 higher at 12,773.36, despite lower U.S. markets. Higher gold prices contributed to Friday's move. The Canadian dollar is 40 basis points lower at $.9661 CAD/US dollar, while the U.S. dollar is .153 higher at 81.360. Gold is $10.10 higher at $1,371.70/ounce, its highest level in nearly two months. Crude oil is 11 cents ...

Quick View
  • Stay on Top of SDS The distinctive yellow patches of sudden death syndrome (SDS) are surfacing in soybean fields acr...
  • Ample Stocks Ahead Drought recovery in many areas has led to higher stocks, brighter production prospects and modera...
  • Precision Ag Potential Pending Precision agriculture proponents insist the industry can revolutionize agriculture, but first mor...
  • Senior Partners - 5 This fatherly financial advice is meant to prevent heartaches should the farm economy suffer anot...
  • Iowa Land Gets a Bounce Key Midwest land values are stuck in neutral or sliding below 2014 levels, recently released opin...
  • Canadian Dairy Conundrum Coping with Canada's dairy industry import tariffs and supply controls remains one of the stickin...
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Deteriorating profit margins flip the fortunes of big renters and conservative owner-operators. I...
  • Training for Sustainability The Hmong American Farmers Association is helping producers who migrated to the United States fol...
  • Ask the Vet What are these crusty scabs on my cattle?
Related News Stories
Fundamentally Speaking
DTN's Grain Quick Takes
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
DTN Daily Basis Comments
Weekly Corn Exports Bearish
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments