NEWS
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
Fri Apr 25, 2014 03:48 PM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

The cash cattle trade remained slow Friday despite a general lack of business through the week. Some live sales in Texas were reported at $145, $1 lower than last week. On the other hand, scattered dressed sales in the North ranged from $234 to $236, steady-weak with last week's weighted average basis Nebraska. According to the closing report, the Iowa hog base is $3.60 lower compared with the Prior Day settlement ($105.00-$116.00, weighted average $111.88). Corn futures closed higher, up 5 3/4 in the May, up 5 1/2 in the July, up 4 1/4 in the Sep ...

Quick View
Related News Stories
DTN's Livestock Quick Takes
WTO Rules Against US COOL
Ebola Hits West Africa Hard
Ask The Vet
Mountain Top Prices
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock