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Commodities

February 6, 2008

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Chicago markets

Agriculture futures traded mixed Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery rose 30 cents to $10.03 a bushel; March oats gained 2 cents to $3.375 a bushel; March soybeans slipped 3 cents to $13.23 a bushel. Beef futures rose and pork futures fell on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. February live cattle rose 0.98 cent to 91.50 cents; March feeder cattle gained 0.75 cent to $1.0550; February lean hogs lost 0.57 cent to 59.20 cents; February pork bellies declined 0.58 cent to 91.62 cents.

Local markets

As of Monday's close, courtesy of Ottawa Cooperative Association. Ottawa Elevator - Wheat, $9.95; corn, $4.79; milo, $4.79; soybeans, $12.13. Edgerton Elevator - Wheat, $9.95; corn, $4.79; milo, $4.79; soybeans, $12.13. Overbrook Elevator - Wheat, $9.95; corn, $4.79; milo, $4.79; soybeans, $12.13. Midland Elevator - Wheat, NA; corn, $4.79; milo, NA; soybeans, $12.13. Lawrence North Elevator - Wheat, NA; corn, $4.79; milo, NA; soybeans, $12.13. Lawrence South Elevator - Wheat, $9.95; corn, $4.79; milo, $4.79; soybeans, $12.13. Pauline Elevator - Wheat, NA; corn, $4.79; milo, $4.79; soybeans, $12.13.

Nonferrous metals

Spot nonferrous metal prices Tue.

Aluminum -$1.164 per lb., London Metal Exch. Tue.

Copper $3.3463 N.Y. Merc spot Tue.

Lead - $2,746.00 metric ton, London Metal Exch.

Zinc - $1.1606 per lb., delivered.

Gold - $885.90 troy oz., NY Merc spot Tue.

Silver - $16.303 troy oz., N.Y. Merc spot Tue.

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