NEWS
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Fri Aug 30, 2013 03:29 PM CDT

MARKET SUMMARY

MGEX wheat closed 1 1/2 to 4 cents lower, corn ended 2 1/4 lower to 1 1/4 higher, soybeans finished 11 cents lower to 4 cents higher and canola ended $3.80 to $4.80/mt lower.

Outside Markets

Canada's TSX equity index is trading flat, currently down 8.76 points leaving the index at 12,695.97 in midday trade. The Canadian dollar is up 8 points at $.95 CAD/USD. The U.S. dollar is up 107 points at 82.110. Gold is $15.70 lower at $1,397.20/ounce. Crude oil is $1.21 lower at $107.59/barrel, while Brent crude is $1.04 lower at $114.12/barrel.

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