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DTN Grain Close: Spring Wheat Higher While Row Crops Nap

DTN Grain Close: Spring Wheat Higher While Row Crops Nap

👤From DTN/Telvent 🕔May 24, 2017

July Minneapolis wheat closed up 6 3/4 cents Wednesday, the largest gain among grain-related contracts, thanks to a third consecutive day of commercial buying. July corn ended a little higher and July soybeans were steady with few contracts trading hands

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DTN Livestock Midday: Pressure Develops in Cattle Trade

DTN Livestock Midday: Pressure Develops in Cattle Trade

👤By Rick Kment DTN Analyst 🕔May 24, 2017

Sharp pressure is seen in cattle markets as traders quickly move into the complex Wednesday, pushing markets into a triple digit market slide. This lack of support is likely to lead to additional uncertainty both technically and fundamentally in the

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DTN Grain Midday: Slow, Mixed Trade

DTN Grain Midday: Slow, Mixed Trade

👤By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔May 24, 2017

Trade is slow at midday with narrowly mixed markets. CORN Corn trade is narrowly mixed at midday with trade staying in the middle of our monthly range; our daily range has been 3 cents. The market focus is on near

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DTN Cotton Open: Trades Above Prior-Day High

DTN Cotton Open: Trades Above Prior-Day High

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔May 24, 2017

Spot July posted triple-digit gain after losing ground in five of the previous six sessions. Stock markets await release of Fed May minutes later in the day. Cotton futures ticked higher early Wednesday, underpinned by suspected mill fixations after spot

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DTN Livestock Open: Solid Gains for Lean Hogs

DTN Livestock Open: Solid Gains for Lean Hogs

👤By John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst 🕔May 24, 2017

Hog futures seem set to open at midweek with at least moderate strength, supported by follow-through buying and appreciating carcass value. On the other hand, the cattle complex should open lower, pressured by residual selling interest and lower cutouts. Cattle:

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DTN Grain Open: Markets Quiet, China’s Debt Downgraded

DTN Grain Open: Markets Quiet, China’s Debt Downgraded

👤By Todd Hultman DTN Analyst 🕔May 24, 2017

6:00 a.m. CME Globex: July corn was down 1/4 cent, July soybeans were up 1/4 cent, and July Chicago wheat was down 1 1/4 cents. CME Globex Recap: Grains are staying close to Tuesday’s closes early while most other commodities

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DTN Livestock Close: Hog Futures Rally on Strong Commercial Support

DTN Livestock Close: Hog Futures Rally on Strong Commercial Support

👤By Rick Kment DTN Analyst 🕔May 23, 2017

Strong buyer support quickly moved back into nearby lean hog futures trade. This pushed June and July lean hog contracts above the $80 per cwt price level and sparked underlying buyer support in most contract months. Cattle trade quickly turned

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DTN Cotton Close: Triple-Digit Loss for 2nd Day

DTN Cotton Close: Triple-Digit Loss for 2nd Day

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔May 23, 2017

Market shrugged off import jump in China last month. Increased competition for U.S. exports expected in 2017-18. Cotton futures fell to a triple-digit closing loss for a second day in spot July Tuesday, finishing below lows of the prior seven

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DTN Grain Close: Lower on Low Volume Day

DTN Grain Close: Lower on Low Volume Day

👤From DTN/Telvent 🕔May 23, 2017

Corn, soybeans and wheat all closed lower Tuesday, ruled a death by suffocation as virtually no buying interest emerged in spite of a wet seven-day forecast ahead for the eastern Midwest. July soybean oil fell 0.60 after palm oil futures

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DTN Livestock Midday: Pressure Develops in Cattle Trade

DTN Livestock Midday: Pressure Develops in Cattle Trade

👤By Rick Kment DTN Analyst 🕔May 23, 2017

Despite cattle markets sliding lower Tuesday morning, strong gains have moved into the hog complex. Renewed buyer support is seen across the hog market as summer contracts have gained support, moving above $80 per cwt. GENERAL COMMENTS: Mixed trade is

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