NEWS
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Thu Oct 17, 2013 10:51 AM CDT

Opening Prices:

Corn (December): $4.44

Soybeans (November): $12.82

Soybean Meal (December): $405.60

Live Cattle (October): $130.00

Feeder Cattle (October): $166.96

Lean Hogs (December): $89.50

Class III Milk (October): $18.24

Protein Markets (Soybean Meal):

Canola meal prices continued to hold aggressive gains with prices through the upper Midwest increasing $12 to $32 per ton. Support in the market came after expected tight supply levels and gains outpaced the moves in other protein markets. Soybean meal prices bounced $2 to $3 per ton following at $1.40 per ton gain in futures markets Wednesday. A trader focusing on outside market support tied ...

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