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Propurchaser: Grains edge downward

August 11, 2010
by Purchasingb2b Staff

After some recent volatility, prices in grain categories edged downward on August 10.

Corn for September delivery closed down 9.5 cents (2.4 percent) at $3.9350 per bushel in Chicago, pulled lower by falling wheat prices.

Wheat for September delivery lost 17.75 cents (2.5 percent) to close at $6.9475 per bushel.

In Kansas City, September wheat fell 7.5 cents to close at $7.1250 per bushel.

In Minneapolis, it dropped nine cents to close at $7.0525 per bushel.

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