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DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Fri Mar 27, 2015 11:51 AM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

Soybean futures closed lower as the U.S. dollar had a good day, along with continued pressure from the expectations for a large South American production weighing on U.S. soybeans. The bright light for soybeans Thursday was higher-than-expected export sales reported by the USDA. Soybeans closed down 4 1/4 cents in the May contract, at $9.74 1/2 per bushel, and down 3 3/4 cents at $9.78 3/4 in July. Corn closed lower as traders were taking profits ahead of the March 31 USDA Prospective Plantings report. Weekly export sales were bearish for the market with sales down 13% from ...

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