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DTN Closing Livestock Comments
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
Fri Mar 22, 2013 03:59 PM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

From Friday to Friday, livestock futures scored the following changes: April LC, up .43; June LC, off .13; Mar FC, off 2.02; May FC, off .82; April LH, off 1.62; June LH, up .40 The cash cattle trade was very slow to close the week with just a few clean-up deals noted in parts of the South. A few steers and heifers were marked in Kansas and Texas at $125, steady with the early week decline and $2 lower than last week's weighted average. According to the closing report, the Iowa hog base closed 1.85 lower compared ...

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