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Commodities

November 8, 2005

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Chicago Board of Trade

Grain and soybean futures retreated Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for December delivery fell 1 1/4 cent to $3.10 a bushel; December corn fell 3/4 cent to $1.94 3/4 a bushel; December oats fell 2 1/4 cents to $1.65 1/2 a bushel; January soybeans fell 9 cents to $5.83 a bushel.

Beef and pork futures increased on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle rose .32 cent to 91.80 cents a pound; January feeder cattle rose .12 cent to $1.1477 a pound; December lean hogs rose 1.47 cent to 63.75 cents a pound; February pork bellies rose 2.37 cents to 91.17 cents a pound.

Local markets

As of Monday's close, courtesy of Ottawa Cooperative Assn. Ottawa Elevator - Wheat, $3.40; corn, $1.55; milo, $1.50; soybeans, $5.27. Edgerton Elevator - Wheat, $3.40; corn, $1.55; milo, $1.50; soybeans, $5.27. Overbrook Elevator - Wheat, $3.40; corn, $1.55; milo, $1.50; soybeans, $5.27. Midland Elevator - Wheat, NA; corn, $1.55; milo, NA; soybeans, $5.27. Lawrence North Elevator - Wheat, NA; corn, $1.55; milo, NA; soybeans, $5.27. Lawrence South Elevator - Wheat, $3.40; corn, $1.55; milo, $1.50; soybeans, $5.27. Pauline Elevator - Wheat, NA; corn, $1.55; milo, $1.50; soybeans, $5.27.

Nonferrous metals

Spot nonferrous metal prices Monday:

Aluminum - 91.8 cents per lb., London Metal Exch. Mon.

Copper - 200.60 cents Cathode full plate, U.S. destinations.

Copper 193.75 cents per lb., N.Y. Merc spot Mon.

Lead - $1024.0 per metric ton, London Metal Exch.

Zinc - 75.77-76.27 cents lb., delivered.

Gold - $459.00 troy oz., NY Merc spot Mon.

Silver - $7.579 troy oz., N.Y. Merc spot Mon.

Mercury - $700.00 per 76 lb flask, N.Y.

Platinum -$939.00. troy oz., N.Y. (contract).

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