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SPREADS March crush trades down to 98c/bu while oilshare is 35.45%, correcting still from its highs over 36%.  Corn spreads are firmer with July/Dec trading into 1 1/4c from 2 1/2c, and March/May trading into 6 1/2c from 6 3/4c.  Bean spreads are also on the firm side with July/Nov trading into 1 1/2c from 3 1/4c.  March wheat/corn spread trades from 1.70 3/4c up to 1.79c.  March/May meal trades from $4.20 to $4.30. PALM OIL March down 74 ringgits.   NEWS Stocks are up 7 pts higher with crude oil trading up to $58.72/barrel, and the US dollar trading up to 97.56.   CALLS Calls today are as follows: beans: 1 1/2-2 higher meal:  2.20-2.50 higher soyoil:  30-35 lower corn:  1/2-...

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