NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Wed Jul 16, 2014 09:00 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS

Strong losses are seen through the livestock complex with traders focusing on the midweek rebound in the grain complex. This surge in outside markets may remain limited, and could create another round of widespread market volatility over the next several trading sessions. Corn futures are trading higher in early electronic trade. Stock markets are trading higher. Dow Jones Index is 45 points higher, while Nasdaq is up 23 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Steady to $1 lower. The one two punch from lower feeder cattle futures and aggressive gains in grain markets is creating moderate to strong pressure ...

Quick View
  • Dealing with Diplodia After the latest spate of wet, cool weather in parts of the Midwest, plant pathologists are urgin...
  • Year-Round Cow Kelly Smith believes fetal programming through good nutrition for dams yields better steers and h...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Cash Will Be King Years of $6-and-up corn couldn't last forever. Some proactive grain farmers are bolstering their ...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • COOL Appeal Likely in 2015 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said the U.S. might not file an appeal of the country-of-origin...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl Readers ask if they can offset futures losses against cattle income, roll hedges forward tax-free...
  • Ranch Hands Two families take different approaches to building income from trail rides, roundups and real-lif...
  • Ask the Vet Why isn't my flea and tick control for dogs working?
Related News Stories
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
DTN's Livestock Quick Takes
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
COOL Appeal Likely in 2015
USDA: Record Corn, Soy Production