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4/17/2014 11:15 AM
By Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — Futures trading on the Chicago Board of Trade Thu:

OpenHighLowLastChg.
WHEAT
5,000 bu minimum; cents per bushel
May687701½686¾688
Jul694½709¼693½695¼
Sep710½718708¼715½+11
Dec715½730715716¾
Mar732½741¾729729
May734½
Jul724730718¼718¼
Sep721¾
Dec735¾735¾730730
Mar733
May731½
Jul694¾
Est. sales 69,951. Wed.'s sales 156,564
Wed.'s open int 370,770, up 170
CORN
5,000 bu minimum; cents per bushel
May498¼501¼493¼496—1½
Jul503¾507498¾499¼—4¼
Sep500½503½496¾500¾
Dec499501½495¾497¼—1¾
Mar507509504½506½
May510512509¾512
Jul514½516¼513¾516¼
Sep501¼
Dec494495491¼494
Mar500½
May504½
Jul507
Sep492¼
Dec480¾
Jul494¼
Dec463¾
Est. sales 208,457. Wed.'s sales 302,425
Wed.'s open int 1,408,318
OATS
5,000 bu minimum; cents per bushel
May408¾413½402½405
Jul358360355½357¾
Sep340¼
Dec331331330¾330¾
Mar331
May332½
Jul332½
Sep332½
Dec332½
Mar332½
Jul333½
Sep333½
Est. sales 641. Wed.'s sales 555
Wed.'s open int 8,570, up 7
SOYBEANS
5,000 bu minimum; cents per bushel
May1518¾1531½1504¼1505—13¾
Jul1506¾15201492½1494—14¾
Aug14291433¼1413¾1424
Sep1307¼1309¾1298¾1299¾
Nov12351244½12351236—1¼
Jan124812491241¼1242¼
Mar1245¼12461244¾1246
May12481249¾12481249¾
Jul1259125912521254¾
Aug1231½
Sep1203½
Nov1200½1200½11941198¾
Jan1200
Mar1196¾
May1195¾
Jul1195
Aug1191
Sep1155¼
Nov11251125¼11251125¼
Jul1139½
Nov1099½
Est. sales 154,473. Wed.'s sales 198,866
Wed.'s open int 672,480, up 2,684


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