July contracts of corn and all three wheats closed higher Wednesday with ongoing support from dry conditions in central Brazil and the northwestern U.S. Plains. July soybean oil posted a slight loss, one of the few on the commodity board early Wednesday afternoon.
July corn closed up 11 3/4 cents and December corn was up 24 1/4 cents. July soybeans closed up 4 cents and November soybeans were up 19 1/2 cents. July KC wheat closed up 17 3/4 cents, July Chicago wheat was up 17 3/4 cents and July Minneapolis wheat was up 13 3/4 cents.
The June U.S. Dollar Index is trading up 0.03 at 91.30. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up 165.32 points at 34,298.35. June gold is up $8.30 at $1,784.30, July silver is up $0.01 at $26.57 and July copper is up $0.0030. June crude oil is up $0.02 at $65.71, June heating oil is up $0.0061, June RBOB gasoline is up $0.0016 and June natural gas is down $0.029.