NEWS
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Mon Mar 25, 2013 11:32 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Light support is developing in the lean hog futures market at midday. The expectation of firmer pork demand through the middle of the summer is helping draw buyers back into the complex. Nearby gains are redeveloping in live cattle futures, but trading ranges may remain narrow through the end of the session.

Posted 10:32 -- Early gains in the cattle market are quickly fading following very little additional market support Monday morning. The lower cattle placement numbers seemed to help create a flash of buying activity, but the focus on demand uncertainty through the summer months is ...

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