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Commodities

June 24, 2008

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Chicago Board of Trade

Agriculture futures traded mixed Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for July delivery fell 0.25 cent to 8.6625 cents a bushel; July corn added 3 cents to $7.2425; July oats rose 4 cents to $4.195; July soybeans lost 17.5 cents to $15.15. Beef and pork futures traded mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. June live cattle added 1.08 cents a pound; August cattle fell 0.52 cent to $1.1305; July lean hogs lost 0.92 cent to 76.25 cents; July pork bellies gained 0.15 cent to 73.1 cents.

Local markets

As of Monday's close, courtesy of Ottawa Cooperative Assn. Ottawa Elevator - Wheat, $8.49; corn, $6.79; milo, $6.64; soybeans, $14.63. Edgerton Elevator - Wheat, $8.49; corn, $6.79; milo, $6.64; soybeans, $14.63. Overbrook Elevator - Wheat, $8.49; corn, $6.79; milo, $6.64; soybeans, $14.63. Midland Elevator - Wheat, NA; corn, $6.79; milo, NA; soybeans, $14.63. Lawrence North Elevator - Wheat, NA; corn, $6.79; milo, NA; soybeans, $14.63. Lawrence South Elevator - Wheat, $8.49; corn, $6.79; milo, $6.64; soybeans, $14.63. Pauline Elevator - Wheat, NA; corn, $6.79; milo, $6.64; soybeans, $14.63.

Nonferrous metals

Spot nonferrous metal prices Monday:

Zinc - $0.9030 per lb., delivered.

Gold - $881.00 Handy & Harman (only daily quote).

Silver - $16.805 Handy & Harman (only daily quote).

Platinum - $2039.20 troy oz., N.Y. Merc spot Mon.

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