NEWS
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Jan 18, 2013 12:10 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Nearby live cattle futures remain under pressure with losses of 80 to 87 cents per cwt. Deferred futures remain mixed in a narrow range, as buyers focus on the longer term impact of the changes going on in the cattle processing industry. Mixed trade is seen in the lean hog futures market with traders relatively directionless when it comes to general market direction for the session.

Posted 10:48 -- Nearby lean hog futures have widened the price spread considerably, but have created even a greater lack of market direction Friday morning. With February futures posting a ...

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