NEWS
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Thu Jan 3, 2013 11:34 AM CST

Opening Prices:

Corn: $6.90
Soybeans: $13.90
Soybean Meal: $401.50
Live Cattle: $132.75
Feeder Cattle: $151.20
Lean Hogs: $86.05
Class III Milk: $17.99

Protein Markets (Soybean Meal)

Widespread pressure developed through the protein feed ingredient markets early Thursday following sharp selling pressure in the soybean complex Wednesday. The combination of funds reallocating investment strategies after the first of the year, and pressure based on China cancelling previous imports of soybeans has added widespread pressure to most markets. Soybean meal futures fell $13.50 per ton lower Wednesday, which led cash markets around the country to post uniform $14 per ton losses on ...

Quick View
  • Enlist Cotton Approved USDA has made its final decision to deregulate Dow AgroScience's Enlist cotton trait, which means...
  • Market Moves Weaning and preconditioning top the list of aggravating and expensive chores for most ranchers. C...
  • Ask The Mechanic Ask the Mechanic answers the question about how VW and German engineering was able to get by with...
  • Senior Partners - 4 Except for family sales, seller financing virtually vanished after the farm crisis of the 1980s w...
  • PNW Ag Hit by Historic Drought In addition to problems with the Northwestern wheat crop, cattle are also being adversely affecte...
  • RFS Deadline Nears With the deadline to file comments on the proposed Renewable Fuel Standard volumes to strike at m...
  • Woodbury: Farm Family Business Agendas don't always lead to immediate decisions, but can still cement your family unity.
  • Multi-Year Losses Spur Concern The recent price rally offered growers a welcome opportunity to price 2014 and 2015 crops, but it...
  • Ask the Vet The vet says my calf had Mannheimia. What is that?
Related News Stories
DTN's Grain Quick Takes
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
DTN Daily Basis Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Daily Basis Comments
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Weekly Grain Export Sales Neutral
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Right on Time