NEWS
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
Fri Feb 22, 2013 04:21 PM CST

GENERAL COMMENTS:

A light to moderate cattle trade developed in the North late this afternoon with most dressed sales marked at $198, $2 higher than last week's weighted average. Some live business in Nebraska was reported between $123 and $125. Live trade also developed in parts of Kansas at $125, $2 higher than early-week business and $2 higher than last week. According to the closing report, the Iowa hog base closed 2.76 lower compared with the Prior Day settlement ($67.00-$78.00, weighted average $75.30). The corn market closed lower, down 1/2 in the March and down 1 1/4 in the ...

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