Mary Kennedy

DTN Basis Analyst

Mary Kennedy has been in the grain business for more than 25 years and has worked in the Minneapolis, Duluth-Superior and PNW markets as a buyer/merchandiser of spring and winter wheat, durum, corn, barley, pulse crops and various other small grains. She is a native of St. Paul, Minn., and has lived in North Dakota and in Wisconsin where she worked as a commodity buyer in local grain elevators and an ethanol plant.

 

Mary has been a member of the North Dakota Grain Dealers Association and has served as the secretary of the Durum Industry Advisory Commission. She also served as a board member at the Portland Merchants Exchange and was a member of the arbitration committee at the Minneapolis Grain Exchange.

 

She has two sons and one daughter: Kevin, who lives in Chicago with his wife and daughter and son; Daniel, who is a lieutenant in the U.S. Army based at Fort Sam Houston with his wife and two sons; and Kelly, who resides in Minnesota with her husband and twin sons.

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  • DTN Daily Basis Comments

    Corn and soybean basis was weaker, while spring wheat and hard red winter wheat basis was stronger and soft red winter wheat basis was steady Wednesday.

  • DTN Daily Basis Comments

    Corn and soybean basis was weaker, while spring wheat and hard red winter wheat basis was stronger and soft red winter wheat basis was steady Tuesday.

  • DTN Daily Basis Comments

    Corn, spring wheat, hard red winter wheat and soft red winter wheat basis was moved to the September futures, while soybean basis was moved to August.

  • DTN Daily Basis Comments

    Corn, spring wheat, hard red winter wheat and soft red winter wheat basis was stronger, while soybean basis was weaker Friday.

  • DTN Daily Basis Comments

    Corn and spring wheat basis was steady, soft red winter wheat and soybean basis was weaker Tuesday, and hard red winter wheat basis was stronger.

  • DTN Daily Basis Comments

    Corn, soft red winter wheat and soybean basis was weaker Friday, while spring wheat basis was unchanged and hard red winter wheat basis was stronger.

  • DTN Daily Basis Comments

    Corn basis was steady, while soft red winter wheat, hard red winter wheat, soybean and spring wheat basis was stronger Thursday.

  • DTN Daily Basis Comments

    Corn and soybean basis was steady, while soft red winter wheat, hard red winter wheat and spring wheat basis was weaker Wednesday.

  • DTN Daily Basis Comments

    Corn, hard red winter, soybean and spring wheat basis was stronger and soft red winter wheat basis was weaker Thursday.

  • DTN Daily Basis Comments

    Corn, hard red winter, soybean and spring wheat basis was steady moving to the July futures and soft red winter wheat basis was stronger Wednesday.

  • DTN Daily Basis Comments

    Corn basis was steady, while soybean, hard red winter, spring wheat and soft red winter wheat basis was stronger Monday.

  • DTN Daily Basis Comments

    Corn and spring wheat basis was stronger, while soybean, hard red winter soft red winter wheat was steady Wednesday.