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Summary of Futures

Mar 20 Corn closed at $3.895/bushel, up $0.0375 from yesterday's close.  Mar 20 Wheat closed at $5.6225/bushel, down $0.0225 from yesterday's close.  Mar 20 Soybeans closed at $9.4225/bushel, down $0.0375 from yesterday's close.  Mar 20 Soymeal closed at $303.8/short ton, up $0.3 from yesterday's close.  Mar 20 Soyoil closed at 33.95 cents/lb down 0.4 cents from yesterday's close.  Feb 20 Live Cattle closed at $126.55/cwt down $0.875 from yesterday's close.  Mar 20 Feeder Cattle closed at $145.85/cwt down $1.6 from yesterday's close.  Feb 20 Lean Hogs closed at $65.9/cwt down $1.35 from yesterday's close.  Feb 20 WTI Crude Oil closed at $58/barrel down $1.04 from yesterday's close.  &nbs...

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