DTN Closing Grain Comments 12/17 13:57
Wheat Soars Higher On Russian Woes
March Chicago wheat closed higher for the fifth consecutive day, posting its
highest close in over six months with more commercial buying related to
concerns about Russia's economy. Corn and soybeans also ended higher after USDA
Secretary Tom Vilsack said a Chinese official told him the country had approved
Syngenta's MIR 162 corn trait for import.
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