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DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Wed Dec 18, 2013 12:07 PM CST

Opening Prices:

Corn (March): $4.26
Soybeans (January): $13.44
Soybean Meal (January): $447.5
Live Cattle (February): $133.00
Feeder Cattle (January): $167.15
Lean Hogs (February): $86.10
Class III Milk (January): $19.10

Protein Markets (Soybean Meal)

Soybean meal futures pushed the soybean market higher Tuesday with January up $9.00 at $448.00. The meal futures continued to move higher on strong exports and spillover from Monday's strong NOPA crush number for November. Cash meal prices followed soymeal higher with central Illinois, Iowa, east Kansas and southern Minnesota up $9 per ton. Soybean oil futures were lower again as pressure from increased oil ...

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