NEWS
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Wed Aug 13, 2014 12:28 PM CDT

OUTSIDE MARKETS SUMMARY:

CORN: 1 Lower
SOYBEANS: 45 Lower
SOYBEAN MEAL: $33.40 Higher
LIVE CATTLE: $1.82 Lower
DOW JONES: 86 Points Higher
NASDAQ: 39 Points Higher
CRUDE OIL: $0.10 Lower

Midday Market Update:

There was very little trading activity during spot cheese trading, but prices for both blocks and barrels increased. Blocks were up 2 cents closing at $2.13 with two loads traded and no bids or offers remaining. Barrels increased a penny with one load traded and no bids or offers remaining. The fact that no bids were left at the close might be part of the reason ...

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