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DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Fri Apr 25, 2014 02:10 PM CDT

Opening Prices:

Corn (May): $5.01 1/4
Soybeans (May): $14.72
Soybean Meal (May): $480.0
Live Cattle (April): $136.97
Feeder Cattle (May): $179.625
Lean Hogs (May): $122.075
Class III Milk (May): $22.92

Protein Markets (Soybean Meal):

Soybean meal futures were higher Thursday following a strong export sales report with May closing at $480.20, up $2.10, and July at $470.70, up $1.70 per ton. Average cash soybean meal prices followed with central Illinois, Georgia, Iowa and eastern Kansas up $2 per ton. Soybean oil futures were slightly higher nearby with May closing up 9 points and July up 8 points. Malaysian palm ...

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