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Contract Month Last Chg High Low
ELEC. CORN[10] May-15 355'6 -3'0 358'0 354'0
Dec-15 373'6 -4'0 377'0 372'2
ELEC. SOYBEANS[10] May-15 985'0 2'0 988'2 981'4
Nov-15 947'4 -1'4 954'4 945'6
ELEC. WHEAT[10] May-15 463'0 -6'2 469'6 463'0
Dec-15 490'0 -8'2 497'4 488'0
ELEC. HRW WHEAT[10] May-15 490'2 -3'4 490'4 490'2
Dec-15 521'2 -6'2 527'4 519'2
ELEC. HRS WHEAT[10] May-15 --- --- --- ---
Dec-15 552'0 -2'6 553'2 550'2
LIVE CATTLE[10] Jun-15 151.825 1.100 151.825 151.400
Aug-15 149.900 0.775 149.900 149.350
FEEDER CATTLE[10] May-15 --- --- --- ---
Aug-15 218.525 1.200 218.525 218.500
MILK CLASS III[10] May-15 16.38s 0.12 --- ---
Jul-15 16.94s 0.41 --- ---
ELEC. COTTON # 2[10] May-15 --- --- --- ---
Jul-15 66.81 0.14 66.87 66.11
Tue, May 5, 2015 10:21 AM CDT    *Quotes are in market time.
Delay is indicated in brackets.
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DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments Corn Plantings Up, Prices Lower 5/5 8:07AM
July corn is down 3 1/2 cents, July soybeans are up 1 1/4 cents, and July Chicago wheat is down 4 1/4 cents.
Plains, Midwest Rain Tuesday 5/5 5:42AM
The central Plains and Midwest will see rain today. Western and southwestern Plains will also see rain. Dry elsewhere.
Crop Tech Corner Speeding Up SCN Tests, Playing with Pollination 4/20 9:19AM
In this week's Crop Tech Corner, a new, faster method of testing soybean cyst nematode samples is under construction, researchers find a gene that could turn more plants into self-pollinators, and scientists produce a map of wheat's many genetic variations.
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Cattle Industry Reboot Strong Beef Market Will Hold for Cow-Calf Producers 5/4 1:11PM
Nebraska's Jay Wolf has backed off on buying expensive feeder cattle recently but said he's very optimistic about the cow/calf side of his business.
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Push to Keep Funding H5N2 Response Congressmen Call on White House to Ensure Funds Available 4/29 4:17PM
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Avoidance of difficult discussions lets family business issues fester.
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Ask the Vet Low Body Condition Normal or a Medical Issue? 5/4 1:25PM
Cows that aren't as robust as others in the herd could just be that way due to their genetics.