NEWS
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Tue Nov 13, 2012 11:52 AM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Trade activity across the livestock market has come to a near standstill with early support in the lean hog futures fading at midday due to lack of additional buyer interest. Outside markets are also extremely sluggish, which could leave livestock markets stuck in an extremely narrow range, and light trade through the end of the session.

Posted 10:36 -- Pressure in the grain market and continued support in the lean hog futures market has allowed live cattle futures to move off of its early session lows with mixed trade developing mid-morning. This renewed support in front month ...

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