NEWS
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Wed May 1, 2013 11:57 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Additional gains are seen through the nearby lean hog futures market. The renewed support in the corn market at midday could limit additional buyer support through the livestock market. But for now, buyer interest continues to remain solid focusing on the support from meat values.

Posted 10:56 -- Moderate strength continues to develop in the cattle complex mid-morning. The focus of pressure in grain markets and the potential additional beef demand growth is keeping buyers active in nearby contracts. Lean hog futures are now mixed with the support seen in the cattle complex lending buyer support to ...

Quick View
  • Is Your Burndown Working? A cool, wet spring and the spread of herbicide-resistant weeds mean farmers should take the extra...
  • Gains on Covers It took Jerry Doan several years and a lot of trials, but the North Dakota beef producer has lear...
  • Side-by-Sides and Cool Helmets Side-by-side manufactures continue to roll out new machines and machine updates. Here are two more.
  • Stress Test for Borrowers Farm finances rate an "A" now, but economists debate if that's good enough to handle a major corr...
  • Senators Question EPA A group of U.S. senators Wednesday told President Barack Obama that his administration has not fo...
  • Climate Work Ahead at USDA Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke about GOP complaints regarding the Obama administration's work wit...
  • Full-Circle Farming Bill Couser sees farming as a full circle. If it comes off the farm, it can go back into the farm.
  • Making the Grade What if corn isn't cheap the next five years? Fickle price projections can sway farm bill choices.
  • Ask the Vet What's my best bet for fly control?
Related News Stories
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
Safety Measures Being Taken
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock