NEWS
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Mon Feb 3, 2014 04:02 PM CST

Ethanol futures followed the corn market higher Monday as buyers are starting to not only focus on short-term market support, but also the potential for increased spring and summer demand helping to push prices higher. Front-month February futures are still holding a moderate premium over other nearby contracts, but the spread narrowed slightly Monday. Front-month futures closed at $1.90 per gallon, after a 1.5-cent-per-gallon bounce higher. April through July futures posted a 2.1-cent-per-gallon gain. Traders through the spring and summer months, are starting to prepare for demand building which could help to draw prices even higher no matter what production ...

Quick View
  • Dealing with Diplodia After the latest spate of wet, cool weather in parts of the Midwest, plant pathologists are urgin...
  • Year-Round Cow Kelly Smith believes fetal programming through good nutrition for dams yields better steers and h...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Cash Will Be King Years of $6-and-up corn couldn't last forever. Some proactive grain farmers are bolstering their ...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • COOL Appeal Likely in 2015 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said the U.S. might not file an appeal of the country-of-origin...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl Readers ask if they can offset futures losses against cattle income, roll hedges forward tax-free...
  • Ranch Hands Two families take different approaches to building income from trail rides, roundups and real-lif...
  • Ask the Vet Why isn't my flea and tick control for dogs working?
Related News Stories
Ethanol Blog
E15 Market Expansion Seen
Ethanol Blog
Ethanol Blog
Court Tosses E15 Labeling Lawsuit
Ethanol Blog
Ethanol Blog
Ethanol Blog
Ethanol Blog
South America Calling