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DTN Daily Basis Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Fri Oct 31, 2014 11:25 AM CDT
DAILY BASIS:

DTN Cash Change From National Contract Change from
Commodity Index Prev Day Avg. Basis Month Prev Day
Corn: $3.33 -$0.01 -$0.41 Dec $0.007
Soybeans: $9.64 -$0.19 -$0.66 Jan $0.007
SRW Wheat: $4.98 -$0.02 -$0.38 Dec $0.005
HRW Wheat: $5.60 -$0.04 -$0.42 Dec $0.007
HRS Wheat: $5.82 -$0.05 $0.04 Dec -$0.007

CORN:

The DTN National Corn Index for Thursday indicates a national average basis of 41 cents under the Chicago December futures contract, 1 cent stronger from Wednesday's basis. The corn market ran out of steam as harvest progress is expected to speed up as weather remains ...

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