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DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Tue Jun 18, 2013 01:48 PM CDT

Opening Prices:

Corn: $6.69
Soybeans: $15.19
Soybean Meal: $454.00
Live Cattle: $119.40
Feeder Cattle: $144.52
Lean Hogs: $98.20
Class III Milk: $18.01

Protein Markets (Soybean Meal)

Light pressure in the soybean meal future markets Monday added pressure to the futures and cash markets. The $1.60 per ton loss in futures markets is attributed to cash activity of $1 to $3.50 per ton reductions. This continues to limit buyer support as there remains uncertainty about the direction of the grain market over the next several weeks. Canola meal prices were listed mixed in a wide range as shift movement was seen ...

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