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DTN Closing Livestock Comments
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
Thu Oct 3, 2013 05:52 PM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

Note impact of government shutdown: USDA's Market News has been indefinitely closed due to a lack of government funding. Hence, most of the price data usually posted on this page in not available (NA). Light to moderate cattle trading developed in most areas of cattle feeding country. Live business in the South was marked on a steady basis ($126), but dressed deals in the North ranged from steady to $2 lower (i.e., $198-200). On the other hand, live trade in the North looked generally steady, ranging from $125-$126.50 (the upper end of the range paid in western ...

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