DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Tue Feb 18, 2014 03:05 PM CST


Corn closed 3 1/2 to 5 cents higher, soybeans ended 6 3/4 to 22 3/4 cents higher, red spring wheat closed 8 1/2 to 12 3/4 cents higher and canola ended $8.90 to $9.70/mt higher.


In mid-day trade, Canada's TSX equity trade is 17 points higher at 14,072, with the S&P 500 up marginally. The Canadian dollar is 26 basis points higher at $0.9126 CAD/USD, while the U.S. dollar index is 0.134 lower at 80.035. Gold is $5.40 higher at $1,324/ounce. Crude oil is $1.56 higher at $101.86/barrel and Brent crude is 80 cents higher at ...

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