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DTN Midday Livestock Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Mon Mar 25, 2013 11:33 AM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are mixed but holding in a narrow range Monday morning. Initial support developed in cattle markets following Friday's cattle-on-feed report. But concerns about beef demand through the summer limited early optimism. Lean hog futures remain mixed at midday in extremely light trade. Corn futures are trading higher at midday in light trade. May corn futures are holding 2 cent gains at midday. Stock markets are lower in light trade. The Dow Jones is 66 points lower while Nasdaq is down 11 points.

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