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December 12, 2007

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Chicago markets

Agricultural futures finished in a mixed range Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for March delivery fell 19 cents to $9.105; March corn rose 6.25 cents to $4.24; March oats jumped 7.5 cents to $2.915; January soybeans gained 9.75 cents to $11.355. On the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, February live cattle rose 0.13 cent to 97.25 cents; January feeder cattle fell 0.15 cent to $1.0597; February lean hogs lost 0.33 cent to 63.02 cents; February pork bellies dipped 0.67 cent to 91.8 cents.

Local markets

As of Tuesday's close, courtesy of Ottawa Cooperative Association. Ottawa Elevator - Wheat, $8.97; corn, $3.89; milo, $3.89; soybeans, $10.56. Edgerton Elevator - Wheat, $8.97; corn, $3.89; milo, $3.89; soybeans, $10.56. Overbrook Elevator - Wheat, $8.97; corn, $3.89; milo, $3.89; soybeans, $10.56. Midland Elevator - Wheat, NA; corn, $3.89; milo, NA; soybeans, $10.56. Lawrence North Elevator - Wheat, NA; corn, $3.89; milo, NA; soybeans, $10.56. Lawrence South Elevator - Wheat, $8.97; corn, $3.89; milo, $3.89; soybeans, $10.56. Pauline Elevator - Wheat, NA; corn, $3.89; milo, $3.89; soybeans, $10.56.

Nonferrous metals

Spot nonferrous metal prices Tue.

Aluminum -$1.092 per lb., London Metal Exch. Tue.

Copper -$3.1133 Cathode full plate, U.S. destinations.

Zinc - $1.1203 per lb., delivered.

Gold - $811.40 troy oz., NY Merc spot Tue.

Silver - $14.695 troy oz., N.Y. Merc spot Tue.

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