DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Wed Dec 5, 2012 02:07 PM CST

Opening Prices:

Corn: $7.52
Soybeans: $14.63
Soybean Meal: $449.70
Live Cattle: $126.20
Feeder Cattle: $145.57
Lean Hogs: $84.75
Class III Milk: $18.52

Protein Markets (Soybean Meal)

Light to moderate support continues to be seen in the soybean complex with traders focusing on the recent gains in the soybean market. The soybean meal market has followed with light to moderate gains, as front month soybean meal futures posted a $2.60 per ton rally Tuesday afternoon. This led to less consistent movement in the cash markets, with prices listed from steady to $3 per ton higher. At this point, it appears that ...

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
Fundamentally Speaking
DTN's Grain Quick Takes
USDA Weekly Export Sales
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
DTN Daily Basis Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
USDA Weekly Crop Progress