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Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Aug 29, 2014 12:00 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- October lean hog futures hit $3 gains at midday, but were unable to remain locked at limit-high levels due to lack of trade volume keeping buyer interest still limited. But the surge in hog futures has continued to draw late day support into the cattle complex as traders focus on end-of-week and month positioning before the holiday weekend.

Posted 10:48 -- Buyers in the lean hog futures market seem to be nearly unrestricted at the end of the week with front month October futures holding gains of $2.65 per cwt. Light, end of the week trade is ...

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