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DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Fri Feb 1, 2013 11:20 AM CST

Opening Prices:

Corn: $7.40 1/4
Soybeans: $14.70
Soybean Meal: $426.70
Live Cattle: $127.90
Feeder Cattle: $149.60
Lean Hogs: $88.12
Class III Milk: $17.25

Protein Markets (Soybean Meal)

The soybean meal market closed lower Thursday, but the trend of the market remains up. Futures fell $5.50 to $6.30 per ton. Cash meal prices followed futures lower, dropping $6.50 to $7.00 per ton for high-protein meal: Central Illinois $437 to $446; Iowa $421 to $432; Southern Minnesota $427 to $433; Georgia $451 to $481; Eastern Kansas $431 to $438.

Other vegetable-protein meals were unchanged to lower. Canola meal tagged along with soy ...

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