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DTN Closing Livestock Comments
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
Fri Nov 8, 2013 04:07 PM CST

GENERAL COMMENTS:

From Friday to Friday, livestock futures scored the following changes: Dec LC, Up .33 Feb LC, Up .48; Nov FC, Up .92; Jan FC, Up .95; Dec LH, Off .23; Feb LH, Up .85. Cash cattle trade was light to moderate with live sales generally $1 lower (i.e. $131 in Kansas and Nebraska). The Northern dressed trade was not well tested with some deals turned in at $206, roughly $1 lower than last week. According to the closing report, the Iowa hog base compared with the Prior Day's closing weighted average is $0.02 lower ($69.00 to $84.90, ...

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