Soybean futures showed big gains on government numbers confirming fewer planted acres. For the week futures gained 28-30 cents. Soybean meal gained $11.50.
Cotton futures were 25-cents higher.
In livestock, fed cattle closed 13-cents higher. Feeder cattle closed 78-cents lower. The lean hog contract rose $2.55.
In the financials, COMEX gold gained a dollar per ounce. The Euro close 61-basis points lower against the dollar. And, the CRB index finished the week three-quarters of a point lower to close at 205.45.