NEWS
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Nov 8, 2013 04:00 PM CST

Ethanol futures rallied higher Friday following strong gains developing in corn prices after the USDA report. Front-month December corn prices gained 6 cents per bushel, with other nearby contracts holding a 7-cent rally at closing bell. This helped to draw aggressive and solid support into nearby ethanol futures as traders focused on the potential that additional buyer support could step back into corn markets early next week. December futures led the market higher, gaining 3.9 cents per gallon, to close at $1.674 a gallon. All other nearby contracts rose 2.4 cents per gallon, as the uniformity seemed to speak volumes ...

Quick View
  • Is Your Burndown Working? A cool, wet spring and the spread of herbicide-resistant weeds mean farmers should take the extra...
  • Gains on Covers It took Jerry Doan several years and a lot of trials, but the North Dakota beef producer has lear...
  • Side-by-Sides and Cool Helmets Side-by-side manufactures continue to roll out new machines and machine updates. Here are two more.
  • Stress Test for Borrowers Farm finances rate an "A" now, but economists debate if that's good enough to handle a major corr...
  • Senators Question EPA A group of U.S. senators Wednesday told President Barack Obama that his administration has not fo...
  • Climate Work Ahead at USDA Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke about GOP complaints regarding the Obama administration's work wit...
  • Full-Circle Farming Bill Couser sees farming as a full circle. If it comes off the farm, it can go back into the farm.
  • Making the Grade What if corn isn't cheap the next five years? Fickle price projections can sway farm bill choices.
  • Ask the Vet What's my best bet for fly control?
Related News Stories