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THE OPEN Jan beans:  1/4 lower Jan meal:  .40 lower Jan soyoil:  25 higher March corn:  1 lower March wheat:  2 higher The markets opened as called with grains firmer against beans and meal.  Wheat prices are firmer as they were well bid before the open and are continuing to rally into the session.  Buy soyoil/sell meal trade pushed oilshare higher, which followed a very strong palm oil market.  Today was mostly about December option expirations, and a continuation of December contracts being rolled forward into first notice day next Friday.   SOY The soy complex opened on a mixed note, with more selling in beans and meal as soyoil prices put in a quietly higher trade.  ...

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